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Find out more about how the OU Library supports postgraduate students during their studies.
Bob discovers how using his mobile to access the online library can help him study on the go.
Bob discovers "Being digital", a collection of short interactive activities which help him develop essential skills for study, work and life online.
Bob discovers how the library can help him avoid plagiarism by referencing the information sources he uses.
Bob discovers the range of online training sessions offered by Library Services.
Bob discovers the vast range of resources available through the online library, as well as some introductory guides and tutorials that will help him use them.
Bob discovers the library subject pages which give him a new way of finding information for his studies.
Bob discovers that not everything he finds online is necessarily accurate, up to date or relevant.
This short how-to video will assist OU students with navigating extra links when logging in to Athens authenticated online resources.
Monday, 17 December, 2018 - 12:30
Learn why referencing is important, how to construct references and where to go for help and support.
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