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Library Guides

Academic Liaison and Learning Development: Academic Skils

Who we are and what we do

How Can We Help?

Our team is made up of Academic Liaison Librarians and Learning Advisers. We work with students to develop academic skills, including academic writing, researching, thinking, and study skills.  We offer workshops every term and  individual appointments which can be booked through Engage


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Academic Skills Workshops

Come along to the Academic Skills sessions to become a more effective learner and develop skills for your future.  

We provide workshops on a range of academic skills including:

  • researching
  • referencing
  • essay writing
  • report writing
  • reflective writing
  • dissertations
  • literature reviews
  • critical thinking
  • academic language
  • time management
  • presentations

We encourage participation at these workshops and welcome your questions.

 Book via Engage 


Book an appointment with us! 

Academic Liaison Librarians

Advice on subject-specific research and referencing.

Academic Learning Development

Appointments and email feedback providing advice on academic writing and study skills.

Online Resources

Check out our online library guides to help you get started in researching your subject; understanding how to use Library Search and to cite and reference everything correctly.

Our Academic skills guides will help you to think and read critically; Learn how to study for exams; read more effectively and take notes; write essays, reports, and reflective accounts; express your ideas in academic English; learn onlinemanage your time and prepare presentations.