If you need support with developing a search strategy read chapter 11 of Stella Cottrell's Study Skills Handbook. In addition to this there is a short recording on developing a search strategy and finding information.
Chapter 11 of The Study Skills Handbook by Stella CottrellThis is the ultimate guide to study skills, written by million copy bestselling author Stella Cottrell. Her tried and tested approach, based on over 20 years' experience of working with students, has helped over a million students to achieve their potential. When it comes to studying, there is no one-size-fits-all approach. This engaging and accessible guide shows students how to tailor their learning to their individual needs in order to boost their grades, build their confidence and increase their employability. Fully revised for the fifth edition, it contains everything students need to succeed. This is an invaluable resource for undergraduate students of all disciplines, and is also ideal for postgraduates, mature students and international students. It prepares students for what to expect before, during and after their studies at university. New to this Edition: - Additional material on writing skills, including proofreading, editing and writing for different assignments - New chapters on managing stress and student wellbeing at university, learning in diverse and international contexts and writing essays - More emphasis on reflective learning - Extended guidance on how to balance study with work - More use of visuals to summarise key learning points
Call Number: 378.170281 COT
Publication Date: 2019-03-18
Click on the images below to watch recordings on finding information.
Searching the library website
The following short recordings provide information on how to use the library website to search for information. Click on the images to access.