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FIN530 Research Skills Guide: Introduction

INTRODUCTION

Welcome to the FIN530 Research Skills Guide.

This guide was made for you by a Librarian from Charles Sturt Library. It is designed to make your research process easier.

Focusing on:

  • Your Assessment tasks
  • Finding Information
  • Writing Resources

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.

Lorraine Rose

Charles Sturt University Librarian

Search skills demonstration

Accessing your textbook through the library

Good news!

Your textbook is available online through the library!

However our access to your textbook is limited. Follow the best practice in the video below to ensure you have access to what you need without disadvantaging other students in your subject.

Accessing Newspaper Articles

See Find Information tab then use the drop down menu and select Use Media Databases for access to more newspapers

HELP FROM A LIBRARIAN

Need help?

Study Centre students please contact your Study Centre Library for any questions regarding loans, renewals or research support.