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Library Tips for Exam Preparation

by The Library on 2024-06-06T10:39:24+10:00 | 0 Comments

End-of-semester exams and assessments are coming up. These Library Study Tips and helpful resources will help you approach your assessments with confidence.


Library Tip #1 – Book into a Study Sesh event

Grab a friend and come to the ultimate group study session at the Library with free lunch! Set study goals, learn study tips and get study support. Register on Western Life:

Study Sesh @ Kingswood campus library: 11 June 9.30am - 1pm Register on Western Life

Study Sesh @ Parramatta South campus library: 12 June 9.30am - 1pm Register on Western Life

Study Sesh @ Campbelltown campus library: 13 June 9.30am - 1pm Register on Western Life


Library Tip #2 - 3-Minute Study Guide
Save or print out this simple, three-page guide with straightforward advice, memorisation and study techniques, and a thorough pre-exam checklist to follow.


Library Tip #3 - Past Exam Papers
Want to get familiar with exam formats and know what you’re in for on the day? The Library provides access to previous exam questions and conditions from exam papers from the last ten years. This is a great way to practice and prepare for an exam in your area of study.


Library Tip #4 - Set up your study space for success

Choose a Library Study Space that suits the way you prefer to study. Lock in at the Library for some productive revision time.

Tips for studying at home:


Library Tip #5 - Extended study hours at Campbelltown, Parramatta and Penrith campus libraries

Make the most of any last-minute study with our WSU Community hours  View extended hours at Campbelltown, Parramatta South and Penrith campus libraries.


Seek support when you need it

Examination periods can be stressful and overwhelming for many people, so make sure you reach out if you need help. Talk to our friendly Library staff on campus or contact Online Librarian with your study question. If exam stress affects you, head to our Student Wellbeing centre to access free and confidential support.

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