Getting started toolkit

A toolbox of resources to help you develop academic study skills.


Getting started at university

Quick guides

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Managing your time

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Critical thinking

Quick guides

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Reading effectively, efficiently and critically

Quick guides

Detailed resources

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Note-taking

Quick guides

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Finding information

Quick guides

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Writing

Quick guides

Detailed resources

Student essay exemplars

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Referencing and paraphrasing

Quick guides

  • Quick©ite
    Examples of common types of references in various styles.

Detailed resources

Referencing
  • Referencing: The basics
    The what, why, when, how and where of effective referencing and reference management.
  • Referen©ite
    The University of Auckland’s academic referencing website.
Paraphrasing
Reference management tools

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Preparing for your exams

Quick guides

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English language development

Quick guides

Detailed resources

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Postgraduate resources

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