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Posts tagged ‘referencing’

Overcoming the obstacles of Reading Week

We’re now half way through reading week and you have no doubt encountered some of the unexpected obstacles that are preventing you from getting to your Everest: page 86. Here’s how to tackle them…

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Library Support for International Students

Welcome to Warwick! Studying in the UK as an international student can be a very exciting and rewarding experience, and equip you for working and living in a multicultural society. We realise, however, that it can also at times be challenging and stressful as you adjust to the UK academic environment and develop your study skills while working in a foreign language… by Helen Ireland and Helen Riley Read more

Dissertation troubles: digital solutions?

As with everything these days, where there’s a need, there’s an app. The same applies for managing your dissertation; let’s take a look at what’s on offer… by Karina Beck Read more

What’s in a phrase? With these 5, just possibly better grades…

Stephen has found 5 more quotes that all apply to academic writing. Find out which ones apply to you…By Stephen Soanes

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Picture this: finding and using online images

If a picture tells a thousand words and you have to prepare a presentation or a poster for an assignment, a great way to increase the impact is to use images to illustrate your points and add a little visual flairBy Helen Curtis Read more

A quick guide to understanding references

When you look at a reading list for the first time it can seem quite daunting.  You may ask yourself, what do all these seemingly random strings of words and numbers mean? Where will I find these articles I have been asked to read? By Francesca Cornick

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Vital Library tools for Masters dissertation success

When your dissertation storm strikes, don’t get caught without an umbrella…By Karina Beck.

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3 awkward referencing questions your Librarian dreads

We get asked a lot of questions in the Library – some easy, some complex, and others downright bizarre – but if you’ve ever wanted to strike fear into the heart of a Librarian, this is one way to go about it. And all because we hate that crestfallen look on your face when we start answering what you think is a simple question with “Well, that sort of depends…”  by Karina Beck

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