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GEOS1100: Research Skills: Introduction

A guide to finding quality information for your GEOS1100 assessment tasks.

Library research skills tutorial

This tutorial shows you how to find high quality primary resources for the GEOS1100 research assignment.

You must complete this tutorial before you start your assignment.  

Effective research is not Googling!  Finding high quality resources suitable for university assignments involves using the Library to find  scholarly research material such as peer reviewed journal articles, conference papers and other academic literature. This tutorial will show you how. 

Work through each of the research element topics in the order listed in the menu on the right.   Once you have completed the tutorial you can return to individual topics whenever you wish.