Gathering information
and using the Library


There is more to gathering information than a quick Web search using Google and cutting-and-pasting some of the text you find. In fact, that method counts as plagiarism (copying other's work) if you submit it for an assignment.

The information on this page was out of date and has been removed. Please refer to the Library for advice about developing your Information Skills.


Further reading

Your next step should be to print out and work through the study guide Referencing your work

You will also find the study guide Developing an Effective Search Strategy helpful in finding relevant online resources.

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