Sometimes it’s difficult knowing where to start when you’re trying to put together an assignment. There’s so much information available that it’s easy to feel overloaded and overwhelmed. Which information can you trust? Which information is suitable for your assignments? To make life easier for you, we have put together everything you need to know, available… Continue reading Finding information
Today is Safer Internet Day. Are you happy about who might see your online photos and videos? Here’s some great websites to help you:
If you’re revising, or about to start revising, read on. We have a huge selection of revision guides available to borrow, from books that show you how to study, to books on specific subjects. Pop in and have a look at our revision display to get you started and help keep you motivated and de-stressed: We… Continue reading Revision, revision, revision
Study helpsheets / videos on Blackboard The Information Store have added some handy helpsheets, videos and tutorials onto Blackboard. Subjects include finding resources, setting up an Athens account, how to reference, and much, much more.To access these, start at the Blackboard homepage > select Information Store under Useful links (on the left) > select the… Continue reading
Don’t forget that you can get help from Information Store staff between 11am – 2pm on Wednesdays and Thursdays. We can help with searching for information resources for your assignments, catalogue searching, online research, database searching, e-books and lots more… Help is available in the HE Zone reception area (also known as the Information Store… Continue reading Information Store help zone
Looking for help with searching for information resources for your assignments? Please note that the HE Zone reception area is now reserved every day just for this purpose between 11am-2pm. Help available: Catalogue searching Online research Database searching E-books And lots more… We are looking forward seeing you in the Information Store.
This week is Dyslexia Awareness Week. If you are interested in dylsexia, pop in to the Information Store to see the new display of resources. If you think you might be dyslexic, you can book an appointment with a dyslexia tutor through Main Reception. For more information, go to Blackboard > Student Services > Support… Continue reading Dyslexia Awareness Week – support available