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Education: Secondary Education

Welcome

Hello and welcome to your Secondary Education course and library subject guide.  I know you will be itching to get started on your readings and finding resources, so here are a few tips to help you on your way:

*  Do make use of your online reading list, available via your module area in My Learning

*  Use Library Search to search for books, journal articles and other library resources, renew your items and place requests;

*  Try Education Research Complete - a database that searches over 2000 journals for scholarly research in to all areas of education;

*  Don't forget to make use of your friendly subject librarian!

Help with Academic Writing

The Writing Space

Gemma Wilkinson and Faith Dillon-Lee are the Academic Writing and Language Lecturers for the School of Health and Education.

Based in the Learning Enhancement Team (LET) in the Sheppard Library, they can help you excel in your academic communication, whether this is in written assignments or oral presentations, as well as using information effectively and ethically in your work.

Contact: LET@mdx.ac.uk

You can also book 1-2-1 tutorials with them or sign up for LET workshops (links below).

Ordering Journal Articles and Books not available at Middlesex

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If the book or journal article you want is not available at Middlesex University, you can obtain it via our Inter Library Loans Service.

The cost is £3 per item requested.

Click Here: Inter Library Loans Service

Referencing your work

Cite them right will help you to reference just about any source, and understand how to avoid plagiarism. Make sure you have logged into Unihub before accessing.

Reports on education and support

Sconul Access Scheme

SCONUL Access is a scheme which allows many university library users to borrow or use books and journals at other libraries which belong to the scheme. To find out more about the scheme, who is eligible, and how it works, click on the link below:

Sconul Access Scheme