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Skills at Library Essentials

Guides to search skills and using library research resources

Welcome to the search skills guide

Finding resources   Your search strategy

Evaluating information   Referencing and plagiarism

Find all you need to improve your search skills

Whether you're starting out on your first assignment or conducting advanced research, we are here to help you to find good quality information for you to use in your assignments and research and will make your searches much more focused and efficient. 

Use this guide however works best for you

Go through each lesson in turn or skip to the section you need, it's up to you!