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Library Welcome Pack - Undergraduate Students: Find information for your assignments

The library is here to assist you throughout the course of your studies.

Finding information for your assignments


Finding information with Library Search

Most information sources like journal articles and eBooks can be found and accessed online. The easiest way is through Library Search.

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Make sure you sign in using your unikey and password so you can access all the resources available through Library Search.

For more help, go to the Library Search FAQs.

Journal articles

The main source type you will be using in your assignments are journal articles. For more information about what a peer reviewed journal is, check out this explanation of peer review.

Evaluating information
Recommended readings

Your lecturer will also recommend readings for you to read each week. Access your Reading Lists via Canvas.

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