Reading, Research & Dissertations

A substantial part of your academic studies will consist of background reading on your subject, as well as identifying key texts by specialists in your chosen field.

This section will introduce you to some things you will need to be aware of when conducting your research, such as:

  • making effective notes
  • accurately referencing your sources
  • avoiding plagiarism
  • accessing library services
  • thinking critically when reading

Library and information skills