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Using Study Skills
Manage your own success as a student by using these pages as your study skills coach. Use the menu tabs at the top of the page to select the area you need help with - each page contains key books, eBooks and useful websites.
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library skills session to learn:
how to find information for assignments and exams
how to search for books, ebooks, academic journal articles and more
how to reference and avoid plagiarism
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My Learning Essentials
The University of Manchester Library has developed an award-winning skills programme, free for everyone to use. Their Online Resources Toolbox provides help and guidance on everything you might want or need to know during your studies.
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