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Library Meet-ups at your campus

by The Library on 2023-03-10T13:04:00+11:00 | 0 Comments

Our expert Librarians will be sharing effective study tips and tools at campus Library Meet-ups  to put you on the right path for assignment success.
Bring a coffee and a mate along to these informal sessions happening in week 2 – 4 at your campus library.
Sessions will cover planning and researching your first assignment, writing an assignment or report, mastering referencing & citation and improving your assignment with Studiosity.


13-17 March (Autumn week 2)

Starting your first assignment
This session will cover:

  • Creating an assignment timeline to stay on track and submit on time
  • Understanding the assignment question
  • How to search for the right resources
  •  Q&A and meet other students

Click here for dates at your campus library.

Writing your assignment or report
This session will cover:

  • Types of assessments – reviews, essays, reports, presentations
  • Academic writing fundamentals
  • Essay structure
  • Q&A and meet other students

Click here for dates at your campus library.


Week 3, 20-24 March:

Mastering referencing & citation
This session will cover:

  • Why do I need to acknowledge my sources?
  • Quoting, summarising, and paraphrasing
  • Referencing styles used at Western

Click here for dates at your campus library.


Week 4, 27-31 March:

Improving your assignment with Studiosity
This session will cover:

  • How to access Studiosity in your vUWS site to
    • get writing feedback on your draft assignment within 24 hours
    • chat with a subject specialist about a specific study question
  • An example of writing feedback from Studiosity

Click here for dates at your campus library.

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