This page will help you get more out of your Library resources for your assignments, projects and dissertations in Creative & Media Writing
The resources listed here will help you to make a good start with your research.
Useful for getting a basic understanding of your topic.
• Credo Reference fully searchable in EBSCO Discovery
A variety of reference works, including dictionaries, which tutors may well prefer to Wikipedia, and it even tells you how to set out a reference to what you find. Try out the 'Mind Map' feature to see how your keyword links to others - useful for essay planning and dissertation work.
These short videos show you how Credo can speed up your research:
Additional access instructions:
For off campus access use this link
• Oxford English Dictionary Online fully searchable in EBSCO Discovery
The most trusted source about words in English, containing definitions, plus very detailed word histories.