Welcome to the ITC105 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:
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
If you're keen to see research skills in action come along to the Online Class on the 14th March. I'll be there demonstrating a range of the skills covered in this guide, it's also a great opportunity to ask questions.
If you can't make the class don't forget to check out the class recording that will be made available in your subject Interact site.
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.
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