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ELC1012/13 - English for University Studies

Faculty Librarians

Faculty Librarians are designated librarians for your faculty, who can offer specialized help on your course assignment and research project. Make an appointment with your Faculty Librarian for in-depth assistance!

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Information Consultancy Service Contact your Faculty Librarians on in-depth research questions

About the Guide

This guide is designed for ELC1012/13 students. It aims to help students learn how to find and use library resources in order to complete students' assignments for the subject. 


What You Will Learn

To begin with your assignment project, the first step is to understand a bit more about your research topic and develop a research question.

The main content of this guide is structured into 3 parts, covering the essential skills and resources to get you started. 

  1. Understand the Background of Your Topic
  2. Develop a Research Question
  3. Locate Research Materials on Your Topic

Library Workshop

A Quiz

At the start of the Library Workshop for ELC1012/1013, we will have a short quiz (3-5 short questions) to test your understanding of the basic concepts of this guide (Part 1 - 3).​​​​​​​