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Study Skills

Wolfson College Academic Skills: Home page

Help with finding, managing and using information from the Wolfson Library Team.

This LibGuide has been put together by the Wolfson College Library team to help you get the most from information resources and develop your academic skills. Browse the themes below to find tips and tools relevant to your stage of study or research. 

If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us: email Meg, the Wolfson College Librarian, or Laura, Academic Skills Librarian. We are here to support you throughout your degree.

In line with other areas of Wolfson College, The Library closed on 18 March 2020. You will not be able to gain entry to the library after this time for the foreseeable future. We will do what we can to support you remotely: see our page on Getting access to research and support wherever you are.

Literature searchin

Managing references

Speed reading

Finding resources on a reading list

Using feedback

Copyright and plagiarism

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Note making

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Critical evaluation

Keeping up to date with new research

Measuring research impact

Time management

Digital wellbeing

Finishing off your thesis

Developing a digial footprint

Publishing research

Research data management

The library is closed for the foreseeable future but you can find out more about using the library on our webpages or by watching our Induction videos: