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Academic Journal or Popular Magazine?
guide to distinguishing academic journals from popular magazines [pdf, 348 kb]
154 15/08/18
Academic Reading
Everyone knows how to read, surely? University, however, makes additional demands on both the quantity and the density of what you need to read. This brief guide provides some pointers which may help. [pdf, 439 kb]
282 18/01/19
Academic Reading: Journal Articles
A short guide on how to read academic journal articles and conference proceedings. [pdf, 470 kb]
630 30/10/15
Accessing Electronic Resources
instructions on the various methods used to access online resources while on and off campus [pdf, 260 kb]
155 15/08/18
Accessing Wiley eJournals
Step-by-step guide to accessing the Wiley Online Library [pdf, 428 kb]
575 15/08/18
Advanced Search on Google
how to make your searches on Google more relevant using the advanced search option [pdf, 262 kb]
156 20/09/18
APA 6th ed Referencing Example
An example essay with references from print and online sources. Based on APA 6th edition, used by students joining the University from Sept. 2011 onwards. [docx, 22 kb]
198 06/12/18
Applying a Search Strategy
a blank form to help all searchers to construct a thorough search strategy with reminders about using concepts, keywords, subject headings. It encourages the use of simple search steps in combination with the use of search history. [pdf, 354 kb]
591 07/01/19
Bibliographic References Vancouver Style
The Uniform Requirements style (the Vancouver style) is based largely on an ANSI (American National Standards Institute) standard style adapted by the US National Library of Medicine(NLM) for MEDLINE and other databases. [pdf, 1.54 mb]
204 24/05/18
Bibliographic References: APA Style (6th ed.)
This booklet combines an introduction to referencing with a summary of the APA style guidelines as given in The Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, 6th ed., 2010. Like all library guides, this can be printed in large format by [pdf, 282 kb]
190 19/12/18