Welcome to the ESL173 Research Skills Guide.
This guide was made for you by Charles Sturt University Librarians. It is designed to make your research process easier. The video tutorial (about 35mins) below demonstrates some of these concepts, so check it out if you have time!
The guide covers 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.
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 Library
The video below walks you through this guide and how to use Library resources and services. Click on the ^ symbol at the bottom of the frame to see the table of contents and skip to the section you want to view. The video is captioned as well, please click on CC to activate the captions.
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