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Academic Skills

Directions to tips on academic writing, critical reading and exams.

Academic Skills

Academic Skills is a service available to all students at all stages of your study. We provide strategies and services to help you achieve your study goals.

Online Modules

Join the Academic Skills Hub, our LMS community. Access short modules on core academic skills (like how to write strong essays, what is academic style, or referencing), ask questions and test your knowledge.


We're on YouTube! We have over 100 videos. Our most popular video (149K views and counting!) in How to Write a Literature Review.

Quick tips

Need a 2-page resource on how to incorporate sources into your assignment? Check our website!


View the calendar to see which workshops are running

Academic Writing Drop-In Sessions

Get quick (15 minutes) feedback on a draft

Open to all coursework students - no booking required

12-4pm Monday-Friday at various library locations

Individual appointments

Want one-on-one support? Book a 25-minute individual appointment.

Appointments run all year round.