Skip to Main Content

JST311 Research Skills Guide: Home


Welcome to the JST311 Research Skills Guide.

This guide is designed to make your research process easier.

Focusing on:

  • Understanding your assessment task
  • Developing search strategies
  • Searching journal databases
  • Finding legislation and case law

If you would like a refresher about other library skills, such as sources of information, using Primo and Google Scholar, evaluating information, and more, head over to the JST301 Research Skills Guide.

Good luck with your studies.

Alex Gibb

Charles Sturt University Librarian

Search Skills Demonstration

Help from a Librarian

We'd love your feedback!

We would love to know how this guide helps you with research in this subject! Your feedback helps us to improve our content and delivery.

All responses are anonymous. This survey should take no longer than 3 mins to complete.


Have you seen our Library Resource Guides?

They provide links to key resources in your subject area and can be used throughout your degree. Recommended guides for you:

Justice Studies



Charles Sturt University acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands on which its campuses are located, paying respect to Elders, both past and present, and extend that respect to all First Nations Peoples.Acknowledgement of Country

Charles Sturt University is an Australian University, TEQSA Provider Identification: PRV12018. CRICOS Provider: 00005F.