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The library has a large range of study skills books which can help you at all stages of the research process. Our themed lists contain recommended and popular ebooks which can all be accessed off campus to aid your remote learning.

Something missing? If you know of a good study skills ebook which isn't on our list then please let us know and we'll add it.

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Reading Lists


General Study Skills

Get started with these general study skills ebooks.

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Writing Skills

Develop your academic writing. Ebooks include guidance on essay writing and writing your dissertation.

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Reading and Research

Ebooks providing a good overview of the academic reading and research process.

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Critical Thinking

Ebooks on critical thinking techniques and reflective practice.

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Literature Reviews

Guidance on the whole literature review process including subject specific texts

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Understand the general principles of referencing and plagiarism. Includes a link to Cite Them Right

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