NSC1210 Skills for the Scientist: Home

This guide contains key resources for research and critical evaluation of scientific sources of information.

About this guide

This guide provides a starting point for using resources in the VU Library.

Online Library drop-in sessions

Students can get advice with:

  • database searching
  • accessing articles
  • finding and evaluating resources
  • referencing
  • any other information research skills

 

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Learning Hubs

Learning Hubs: academic and study skills

Learning Hubs are welcoming, collaborative virtual and physical spaces that provide academic skill development and advice; assistance with transition to study; and a range of activities that build and enhance what you learn in the classroom.

From VU Polytechnic to PhD students we've got something for you. Offering workshops, drop-ins, study groups and 'Essential Activities', we help you build your skills for these areas and more:

Student Mentors are also available to assist you transition to uni and throughout your studies.

Use these links to:

Contacts

Jennifer Murphy
Educational Services Librarian
ph. 9919 9147
jennifer.murphy@vu.edu.au
 
Dana Kuljanin
Librarian
ph. 9919 2160
dana.kuljanin@vu.edu.au

Ask the Library

LIBRARY CHAT
During semester:
9am–5pm: Mon – Fri
12noon–3pm: Sat 
Outside of semester:
9am–5pm: Mon – Fri

Face-to-face assistance is available via Zoom. 9am-5pm Monday-Friday

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