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Harvard referencing

Harvard Referencing: an introduction online tutorial

Harvard Referencing: an introduction is a short tutorial which explains why and when to reference and introduces you to the Harvard style of referencing we use at the University of Lincoln.

The tutorial takes about 20 minutes to complete.  Click on the link above or below and the tutorial will open in a new window.

 

OSCOLA referencing

OSCOLA Referencing: an introduction is a short tutorial which explains why and when to reference and introduces you to the OSCOLA style of referencing.

The tutorial takes about 20 minutes to complete.  Click on the link above or below and the tutorial will open in a new window.

Punctuation

Test your punctuation online tutorial

This short tutorial offers advice on when to use common forms of punctuation and tests your knowledge of commas, semi-colons, colons and apostrophes. It takes about 20 minutes to complete it in full.

Please note that this tutorial does not have sound

 

Avoiding plagiarism

Plagiarism: promoting academic integrity online tutorial

Plagiarism: promoting academic integrity is a short tutorial which explains what plagiarism is and gives you tips on how to avoid it. 

The tutorial takes about 20 minutes to complete.  Click on the link above or below and the tutorial will open in a new window.

 

Finding information

Finding information for your assignment tutorial

This short tutorial takes you through creating a search strategy and highlights some of the ways to find relevant resources for your assignments.

 

Lynda.com

Lynda.com is an online learning platform, providing access to tutorials on business, software, technology and creative skills.

Go to https://www.lynda.com:

  • Click on 'Sign in'
  • Select 'Sign in with your organization portal'
  • Type lincoln.ac.uk 
  • Click on 'Continue'

You will be redirected to the University of Lincoln log in page:

  • Type your university email address and Blackboard password
  • Search for tutorials