Skills for Learning

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Library

Introduction to the Library


Tips from students for using the Library


The Library in 1 Minute


Why do you need the Library


Laptop loans - how to borrow a laptop


Book a study room on campus


Free stuff


Get your books off the shelf


What if your book isn't available?


How to borrow and return books at the self service machine


Reading lists at Salford - view and use


Reading list at Salford - create your profile


What are the numbers on the Library books?


Library Development Project


Research

Finding books and more


Search for information the academic way


What are journal articles?


Find journal articles?


What are databases?


Finding and using databases


Study

Introduction to Blackboard


Take a tour of Blackboard


Note-taking


Critical Analysis


Scientific report writing


Completing your dissertation


Attendance and participation


Make sure you know what is going on


Have the right attitude for success


How to be a good student


Computing

Your network username, passwords and Student ID


Overview of student email


Office 365 and student email


Forwarding student email


Save and store your work


Learn to touch type


Windows jump lists - what are they?


Understanding mouse pointer shapes in Excel


e-Submission

Turnitin - How to submit a draft assignment


Turnitin - How to interpret the originality report


Turnitin - How to submit assignments for marking


Turnitin - How to view grades and feedback


How to submit non-text assignments in Blackboard (e.g.images/video)

Help

Get library help


Get computing help


Get study help


Use the support in your school


Get help with your academic skills


Keep up-to-date with Library and University life


Find out what is happening across campus