Need help with your assignments and research?
Look out for the short videos on how to use the key resources.
Finally don't forget that you are always welcome to contact me, either call into the office on ML102 or by email firstname.lastname@example.org. You could also get a group of fellow students together and arrange a session
The following steps will take you through the stages to find quality academic information using databases and the internet.
Step 1 Finding information is to think of terms/words to search. This short video will show you how. Link to video
Step 2 Putting it all together along with some useful tricks and tips using the key database SportDiscus Link to video
Boolean Searching - AND, OR, NOT Link to video
Simple Searching at Solent University - Link to video
Step 3 Evaluating the information you've found - find out about the CRAP test - Link to video
You might want to watch this video as well - the Crappy Song
Step 4 Refining your search - the final steps in the search process - Link to video
Step 5 Everything Copyright - what you can and can't use
Step 6 - Don't forget to reference the sources used in your work. Link to Referencing