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Advanced Writing and Research Skills Workshp

Would you like to take your writing to the next level? Are you looking to produce a higher standard of work? Are you thinking of taking Honours or moving into Postgraduate studies next year? The JCU Learning Advisers and Librarians will jointly offer a 2-hour Advanced Writing and Research Skills workshop in Week 3 (to be repeated in Week 4) in Study Period 2. This writing workshop is designed to build up your academic writing skills and help you achieve a higher standard of writing and research. Details of the workshop: Advanced Writing and Research Skills This is a workshop jointly presented by Learning Advisers and Librarians. Where: Infohelp Training Room, 3rd floor Library When: Tuesday (9 Aug.) 7.00pm – 9.00pm OR Thursday (18 Aug.) 5.00pm – 7.00pm (repeat session) Cost: $10.00 (non-refundable)includes tea/coffee and biscuits For more information about this workshop and an application form please email Kellie Johns ( kellie.johns@jcu.edu.au ) or phone Kellie on 47816192.

InfoHelp Tutorials

Discover how to use email, find information for assignments and surf the web! InfoHelp Tutorials start this week and are free. All students are welcome to attend. See full details and session times for Townsville and Cairns. Sessions starting in O-week include: Townsville: • Library Orientation Tours • Studying@JCU: essential information on the web • Top Ten Assignment Research Tips • Getting Connected: hands on skills for JCU Online • Finding More on the Web Find out why, when and where to attend Cairns: • Library Orientation Tours • Studying@JCU: essential information on the web • Getting Connected @ JCU: Hands on skills for JCU online (bookings recommended) • Top Ten Assignment Research Tips Find out why, when and where to attend

New French Resources

There's a review of some new French resources over on the library's FAESS blog : Side by Side French & English Grammar , by C. Frederick Farrell Jr., and Easy French Reader , by R. de Roussy de Sales. Why not go over to the blog and read the reviews ?