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  1. General texts 5 items
    1. Essential study skills: the complete guide to success at university - Tom Burns, Sandra Sinfield 2012

      Book 

    2. The literature review: a step-by-step guide for students - Diana Ridley 2012

      Book 

    3. Twitter: social communication in the Twitter age - Dhiraj Murthy 2013

      Book 

    4. Metaliteracy: reinventing information literacy to empower learners - Thomas P. Mackey, Trudi Jacobson 2014

      Book 

  2. Introduction to Digital Literacies module 2 items
    This week's directed reading takes you through some study tips.
    1. Virtual learning environments - Cottrell, Stella

      Chapter Recommended Module: CM034 (Scanned Extract)

    2. How to survive academic reading: targeted research and active reading - Burns, T. and Sinfield, S.

      Chapter Recommended Module: CM034 (Scanned Extract)

  3. Week 1: Understanding the digital landscape 2 items
    1. Preparing the search - Gash, S.

      Chapter  Module: CM034 (Scanned Extract)

  4. Week 2: Exploring academic databases 3 items
    1. ProQuest Advanced Search - ProQuest Training 2015

      Audio-visual document 

  5. Week 3: Creating search strategies 5 items
    1. Searching for information - Jill K. Jesson, Lydia Matheson, Fiona M. Lacey

      Chapter  Module: CM034 (Scanned Extract)

    2. Sources of information and conducting searches - Ridley, Diana

      Chapter  Module: CM034 (Scanned Extract)

    3. QMU database and resource A to Z list - Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh 2018

      Webpage 

  6. Week 4: Exploring the internet 4 items
    1. What Is Search Engine Optimization / SEO - Search Engine Land 2011

      Audio-visual document Essential

    2. Expert Internet searching - Phil Bradley 2017 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

  7. Week 5: Moderated online discussion 4 items
    1. Strenghts, weaknesses, opportunites and threats (SWOT) - Remenyi, D. and Greener, S.

      Chapter Essential Module: CM034 (Scanned Extract)

  8. Week 6: Referencing software 0 items
  9. Week 7: Hierarchies of evidence 2 items