Student Learning Resources
Watch this space for new content throughout the year!
General study skills
Planning your writing
The University of Leicester's list of essay keywords is a great resource for helping you understand an assignment brief.
Purdue's "OWL" site provides excellent information on citation and references, as well as examples of references to a wide variety of types of sources.
UCD's literature review guide is very helpful if you find yourself wondering what a lit review is and how to get started on it.
Here are some different methods of note-taking, if you find yourself having difficulty in class.
This guide to the Cornell note-taking system may help you take notes in class, and will ensure that you can study from those notes later.
Grammarly is a very useful free grammar checker that you can use online (but remember that a computer grammar checker is still not as good as a human being!).