Learn to use academic language and writing styles
Improving Your Reading
Effective reading and note-taking is an essential skill for university study. It will help you to analyse and understand text, write assignments and speed up revision before exams. The following guide can help you to improve the effectiveness of your academic reading. You will find strategies that enable you to read more widely and more efficiently.
The Library collection has many resources that can help you to improve your reading. Browse the dedicated reading list to find these resources.
Improving Your Writing
The following material are designed to help you improve your academic writing, with focus on understanding your assignment and different writing styles. These guides also provide useful tips on reviewing, editing and proofreading.