Being able to research and use information to support your ideas or argument is an essential part of study success. You will need to learn about important sources and types of information, and how you might use them. Develop clever search skills to go further than Google and your textbooks.
What you will learn
how to develop a search strategy to use your time effectively
recognise the difference between primary and secondary sources
understand what 'peer reviewed' or 'scholarly' means and how to find this material
discover what search tools are available and when to use them
Where to get help
Help is available through Library Senior Learning Advisors in the Learning Hub on your local campus. Library staff are also available in the Help Zones / Help desks at each campus.
To check times and locations for the Learning Hubs see: