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New EndNote Online tutorials now available

Posted on 16 May 2019 by Neil Pollock

We have recently created a new set of tutorials to help users get started using EndNote Online. These tutorials are perfect for users who want to get to grips with the essential elements of EndNote Online. Topics covered include registering for an EndNote Online account, installing the necessary plugins, organising references and citing in Microsoft
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Plundering the hedgerows of information literacy

Posted on 12 July 2018 by Erica Swain

The approaching autumn leaves us all wondering… where can we fruitfully harvest ideas for our information literacy teaching? Obviously, look no further than the Information Literacy Resource Bank, your forager’s basket full of adaptable resources and inspiration for the coming academic year. As the mornings turn crisper and the nights draw in, let the ILRB
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Summer reading (and writing and synthesising)

Posted on 15 May 2018 by Neil Pollock

From June onwards each year the University welcomes pre-sessional summer students taking courses to improve their English before the autumn semester begins. The ILRB offers many resources that could be of help to these groups as they adjust to university life in Wales. For example, take a look at the 10-question Academic style quiz, which calls for
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EndNote X8 update

Posted on 9 August 2017 by Neil Pollock

Our suite of EndNote tutorials has recently been updated in line with the latest version of the software (EndNote X8). These tutorials are ideal for users who are new to EndNote as they cover basics such as installation and setting up a library, through to essential functionality such as importing references and citing in Word.
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New suite of writing tutorials for postgraduate taught students

Posted on 20 February 2017 by Roderick Davies

Writing at Postgraduate Taught Level Cardiff University Academic and Student Support Services have collaborated to develop a new suite of tutorials on academic writing for new postgraduate taught students.  The suite includes short, interactive, tutorials on: Understanding your assessment task Finding appropriate sources Critical reading Developing critical arguments Academic writing style Citing, referencing and plagiarism  This
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