Welcome to the CUS101 Research Skills Guide.
This guide was made for you by a librarian from Charles Sturt University Library. It is designed to make your research process easier.
We will cover the best way to:
The guide has been written with a focus on Assessment Item 3, however it will be helpful when completing all assessment tasks. 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.
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.
Wishing you the best for the study ahead.
Charles Sturt University Librarian
Watch this recording to see a demonstration of search skills and strategies you can use to locate relevant, high quality resources for your assessments.