Welcome to the BIO416 Research Skills Guide.
This guide was made for you by a Charles Sturt University Librarian. It is designed to make your research process easier.
We will cover the best way to:
You can use this guide any way you like; read it front to back or dip in and out as required. I recommend taking a few minutes to familiarise yourself with the content so you know what's in there in case you find yourself stuck later on.
There are 6 activities included throughout this guide. Use these to practice the skills you have learnt:
Keep in mind that research is not a linear process and may not always follow a particular order of steps.
Most important of all, use your librarians! If you need help with anything library or research related, get in touch with the library.
Best wishes for your studies.
Lauren Brumby (she/her)
Charles Sturt Librarian
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