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If you are unsure how to approach geography assignments, or are daunted by your dissertation or research project, the following suggestions and resources may help.
If you want any help with finding journal articles, books, or other resources for your assignments, then get in touch with your Academic Liaison Librarian
Upgrade is the university's confidential study advice service for anyone who wants advice on
If you want book a session with one of their friendly staff, look at their opening hours to see when they are available. Their A-Z of study skills and A-Z of maths and statistics are a good source of information.
This list provides links to books, ebooks and websites that can help you with:
1. Study skills in geography
2. Exam preparation and technique
3. Essay writing
5. Dissertations and research projects
6. Spelling, punctuation and grammar
7. Maths and statistics
To find additional study skills books, search the library catalogue.