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Research Skills - Learning Centre Sessions

The sessions in the Adsetts Library highlighted methods of research that I may be able to use in practice next year.

These sessions gave me an in-depth look in to how to search using the internet for sources, references, journals, etc. 142 more words

Research Skills

Research skills and imaginative approach

Notes from a session with MA Fine Arts students about research skills.

Begin with a broad view = overview
When you paint a landscape you start with a big brush, then you move to areas and lastly you add little details and final touches. 262 more words


LKY Death Hoax - A Lesson in Source Evaluation

As the nation was holding its breath while Singapore’s first prime minister Lee Kuan Yew remained critically ill in hospital, a distasteful prank was pulled when a fake death announcement from the… 104 more words

Analysis And Evaluation


Within the learning centre workshop we learnt from George Wade how to use a variety of different advanced search engines to help with our opportunities in the final year with my chosen Applied Project. 219 more words


The tutorial on RefWorks has given me more confidence in using the Harvard Reference System. I have always struggled with the system and feel that it is often my downfall when it comes to marks. 91 more words

Research Skills

Yeah mate, I’ve done some stuff

At the start of the second year of my PhD, I had the opportunity to spend a few months at a research institution in the United States. 874 more words

Research Blog

Research Skills

For a dissertation, it is vital to research many different sources to explore our topic of choice as widely as possible. Going to the library and taking out a book may be an easy way of accessing information but being at a university that has such a wide variety of resources means that students can access sources which would not be available to non-students. 229 more words

Research Skills