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Skills at Library Essentials

Guides to search skills and using library research resources

finding resources

Before you start searching you need to consider two things:

  1. What kind of sources are you looking for?
  2. Where is the most appropriate place to search for these resources?

You need to be using the right tool for the job if you want to find relevant, high quality resources. 

The video below outlines why you need to consider where to search and gives you guidance on choosing where to start.