Web Watch: University of Northampton

The University of Northampton has produced some useful information for students in their Skills Hub. These include video tips and links to resources on such topics as evaluating information, plagiarism, academic writing, critical thinking, time management and even note taking tips.

In this short video, there are some techniques to help you critically evaluate information used in your academic work. Produced by Gillian Siddall, Academic Librarian and Jo Cormac, Academic Practice Tutor.

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Library launches new page: Understanding Evidence

If critical appriasal, referencing and ‘p’ values aren’t exactly top of your list of strengths, then take a look at the latest page to be added to the Library website – Understanding Evidence.

Having good study skills and knowing where to look for evidence based information is essential when it comes to reducing the hassle of assignments and improving your CPD experience.  This page has lots of useful links where you can find the necessary help you need.

Take a look at:

http://www.netvibes.com/ecn-stafflibrary#Understanding_Evidence