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This Guide has been created to support BU Postgraduate students on taught programmes (e.g. MA, MSc, PG Cert).
Post Graduate Reasearchers (PhD, MPhil and MRes) should consult the Postgraduate Researchers Guide
Study Skills Workshops
Face to face Workshops include -
- Literature searching
- Advanced literature searching
- Reading & notetaking
- Essay planning
- Critical thinking
- Reflective writing
- BU Harvard referencing
- Plagiarism: understanding and avoiding it
- EndNote for PC and Mac
- Presentation skills
- Time management
- Academic writing style
- Revision & exam techniques
mySearch - find journal articles
mySearch allows you to search across a range of different databases to find peer reviewed journal articles and other resources.
Click here on this mySearch link to go directly to the advanced searching functionality
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Faculty Library Teams
Remember that your Faculty Library team is always available for help regarding resources, finding information, help with referencing, copyright and other queries you might have.