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Module Reading List

Enhanced Study Skills for Biologists, 2017/18, Semester 1, 2
Dr Yoselin Benitez Alfonso
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

http://inhale.hud.ac.uk/perl/jump.pl? 32-444-inhale Web of Science (via Web of Knowledge) tutorial (opens in a new window – if pop ups blocked hold Ctrl key to access) Here you can find online tutorial that shows you how to use Web of Science to access information, how to use electronic journals and many more library-based tasks.

http://www.vts.intute.ac.uk/ This is a site that shows you how to use the Internet to find information on different subjects.

http://www.careerweb.leeds.ac.uk/students/  Online information on what is required in a curriculum vitae.

M Alley. The craft of scientific writing . Prentice Hall, New York (1987). How to write scientific english.

P. Bradley The advanced Internet searcher's handbook London : Facet, (2004)

V Booth. Communicating in Science: Writing and Speaking . Cambridge University Press, Cambridge (1992). How to write scientific english, and how to make an oral presentation of a scientific subject.

 A Jones, R Reed and J Weyers . Practical Skills in Biology , 2nd edition. Longman, London (1998). Section 50 on library skills, sections 51-56 on writing skills and presentations (Latest edition is 2007)

J Pechenik and B Lamb. How to Write about Biology . Longman, London (1998). How to write about biology.

Ridley, D. The literature review : a step-by-step guide for students London : SAGE, 2008.

Knisely, Karin A student handbook for writing in biology New York : W. H. Freeman; Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, (2002)

Lebrun, Jean-Luc. Scientific writing : a reader and writer's guide / Hackensack, NJ ; London : World Scientific, c2007.

O Dochartaigh, Niall.  Internet research skills : how to do your literature search and find research information online Los Angeles, Calif. ; London : Sage Publications, 2007.

This list was last updated on 19/01/2009