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Malaysia Campus: Online Library Skills

Search smarter ... online learning resources for engineers!

This page particularly supports the students based at USMC, but is also relevant for students in the UK. It is important to use both the print and electronic resources available to you. Our online tutorials will help you use these resources effectively.

The Key Skills sections of the ECS and Engineering LibGuides are worth looking at (they also includes supporting materials from sessions run in the UK).

Library information from the web ...

assignment and penExploring the library information on the web is a good first step. The following tutorials will help you make effective use of these resources.

Library Welcome for USMC

Useful guides for getting started

These guides list some of the key resources, both free and available via the library.

Using eBooks

booksOnline books or eBooks are very useful - we have thousands, including some of the books on your reading list.

Finding journals

Finding and using journal articles is an important part of your studies - you may want to look up an article that is referenced in a reading list or book. Or you  can search for articles on a specific topic - this is especially useful for projects and assignments.

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