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Course materials for teachers of information literacy

Tag Archives: Synthesis and knowledge creation

How to do a literature search

If I had to choose just one class to give out of my programme, it would either be Academic Reading and Writing or this one – and I don’t think … Continue reading

November 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Referencing without tears

“It’s amazing the different referencing systems that students are using.” “You mean Harvard and Vancouver?” “No, I mean Zotero and Mendeley” (Helen Beetham, ‘Strange encounters: academic learning and digital know-how‘, … Continue reading

November 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

Academic reading and writing

This session aims to give students strategies for staying on top of their reading and to make explicit the role of structure in academic writing. It also offers opportunities to … Continue reading

April 23, 2012 · 2 Comments