Information skills

This series of information skills guides provides an introduction to basic literature searching and advanced database searching.

Further resources

    • Google Guide
      Google Guide is an online interactive tutorial and reference for experienced users, novices, and everyone in between.
    • Internet detective
      "Sure, you use the Internet all the time, but you need to wise up to the web when you use it for your university or college work."
      Free Internet tutorial to learn to discern the good, the bad and the ugly for your online research.
    • Mind mapping
      Mapping what we already know we know. A mind map is often created around a single word or text, placed in the centre, to which associated ideas, words and concepts are added.