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Student tips for managing stress during exam times

Exam pressure is something we can all relate to. Fortunately, we’re not alone when it comes to coping with study stress. During these intensive… Read More

Literature review workshops

Are you working on or about to conduct a literature review?  It’s important to design an effective search strategy to capture all… Read More

Preparing for exams

Don’t let exams scare you this Halloween! If you want to turn that fear into shining confidence, the Library is here to help.    Before your exam… Read More

Start preparing for exams with help from the Library

Got exams coming up?  Are you feeling prepared? If not, don’t worry! The Library is here to help with online workshops and helpful tips to get you on track with studying and nailing those… Read More

Referencing your assignments made easy

Feeling frustrated by referencing? The Library is here to help.  Referencing is an important part of academic work. It shows that you acknowledge… Read More

Learn to edit and improve your assignments

It’s that time of the trimester, where assignment due dates are starting to get closer. Here are some tips on editing and improving your… Read More

Resources and tools for advanced searching

The Library catalogue is a great place to start your search for information, but did you know we also have Library guides, specialised databases and other… Read More

Excel at your group assignments

Group assignments can be challenging, but there are some simple strategies to keep your team working together and supporting each other.    Here are… Read More

Develop your study skills with the Library’s self-help resources

If you’re new to university or want to improve your results, developing your study skills will help you to feel confident about your studies… Read More

Exploring online resources at Griffith

myGriffith is your personal student portal. Everything you need, including your courses, daily schedule, grades, exam timetable and student email, is available from myGriffith. To… Read More

Get to know your Library this O Week

Welcome to O Week! Here at the Library we have everything you’ll need to succeed with your studies. Keep reading to get to know your Library and discover some… Read More

Strengthen your study skills this O Week

Welcome to O Week! Is this your first trimester at university? Or are you a returning student wanting to strengthen your study skills?  The Library has… Read More

Earlybird workshops have arrived!

This week is the start of the Library’s online Earlybird workshops.   Whether you’re a returning student who needs to brush up on your skills or a new student ready to… Read More

Brush up on your study skills this O-Week with the Library’s Earlybird workshops!

Before Trimester 2 starts, the Library is hosting a series of online Earlybird workshops for Griffith students.  These workshops are an opportunity to start the Trimester on the right foot. Whether you’re a returning student who… Read More

Tips for exam preparation

It’s almost the end of Trimester 1 and exams are approaching fast! Luckily, the Library has a wide range of resources to help you prepare. Here are a few… Read More

Get ahead—Start preparing for exams with help from the Library

Starting to prepare for exams can be a big task. But, don’t worry! The Library is here to help. … Read More

Meet our Library Specialists!

Our Library Specialists are experts in assisting students with their research and study needs. Comprised of Librarians, Learning Advisers, and Digital Capability Advisers,… Read More

Referencing and assignment writing

Our Digital Library services are here for all your study needs! As your assignment due dates for Trimester 1 approach, you can be confident in… Read More

Time to get stuck into those assignments

Mid-trimester break is finally here! It’s the perfect time for some relaxation…and to get stuck into those assignments. Due dates can sneak up on… Read More

Read effectively and think critically!

Two important skills to master while studying at university are effective reading and critical thinking. With so much to read at university, it can be… Read More

How’s your Digital Dexterity?

With 90% of jobs in the current market needing digital skills, there has never been a better time as a Griffith… Read More

Find exactly what you’re searching for with these assignment search tips!

Do you sometimes feel lost when trying to research for your assignments? You don’t have to wander the wilderness of information alone! The Library… Read More

Getting research ready

Time to start researching for an assignment but not sure where to begin? The Library has a range of resources to help you.   Online… Read More

Study help

Developing your study skills is an important part of university study. The Library has all the resources you… Read More

Exploring your online learning environment at Griffith

Trimester 1 is about to start! So what do you need to know to get online, get connected and get started at Griffith? Here are… Read More

Stress less during your exams

The Library has a range of self-help resources when it comes to preparing for exams and managing your time effectively. On exam… Read More

Get online this O-Week with the Library’s Earlybird workshops

Before Trimester 1 starts, the Library is hosting a series of online Earlybird workshops during February and March.   These workshops provide the opportunity… Read More

Prioritise your wellbeing during exam preparation

Feeling stressed? With Trimester 3 exams approaching, your personal wellbeing might be the last thing on your mind.   The Library… Read More

Library help is available for your T1 course preparation

Are you teaching in Trimester 1? The Library is here to help you prepare for your courses! We offer a range… Read More

Exams are approaching, check out our tips for success

Exams are almost upon us and the lead up to exam time can be challenging. Join us at our Get Ready for your Exams… Read More

Determine your digital dexterity with Griffith Library

It is easy to overlook how astoundingly far society has evolved digitally, how many new online tools we use every day without batting… Read More

Get prepared for exams     

Got exams coming up? Are you feeling prepared? Don’t worry! The Library is here to help with online workshops and helpful tips to get you on track with studying and nailing those… Read More

Learn about our advanced search resources!

The Library Catalogue is a great place to search for information—but did you know we also have Library guides, specialised databases, and other useful… Read More

Tips for an effective start to group assignments

In the excitement of starting a group assignment, it can be easy to overlook how you’re going to work together as a team. Below are… Read More

Referencing and academic integrity

The Library is here for all your study needs! As your assignment deadlines for T3 approach, you can be confident in your referencing skills with… Read More

Meet our Learning Advisers!

Learning Advisers work across the University to provide students with help and support for academic work. They are a friendly bunch of people with expertise… Read More

5 steps for starting your assignment

Starting an assignment can be stressful. Not sure where to begin? Here are 5 steps to help you get on track:… Read More

Library workshops—researching, referencing and preparing for exams

O-Week has come to an end, but we still have a range of workshops to help you with your studies in T3. The Library is… Read More

Welcome to O-Week!

While on-campus activities have been placed on hold, we have a range of online activities and resources for you to explore this Orientation Week.  … Read More

Library help available for T3 course preparation

Trimester 3 is approaching, and the Library is here to help you prepare for your courses. We offer a range of support,… Read More

Exploring Online Resources at Griffith

Trimester 3 is about to start! Are you wondering what you need to know to get online, get connected and get started at Griffith?… Read More

Brush up on your study skills this O-Week! 

The Library is hosting a series of online Earlybird workshops.    Start Trimester 3 on the right foot with our workshops… Read More

Smarthinking Update

Smarthinking will be unavailable this Saturday October 10 2020 from 3 pm to Sunday October 11 2020 at 1 am (AEDT) due to planned… Read More

Get prepared for exams with help from the Library

End of Trimester exams are fast approaching. Are you feeling prepared? If not, don’t worry! The Library is here to… Read More

Access our e-resources!

Library resources can be accessed online 24/7 wherever you are. Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, our Digital Library has continued to provide our… Read More

Hone your skills with our referencing workshops 

We’re halfway through our referencing workshop series – have you registered your place?  Workshops will continue running through to Week 7 … Read More

The Library – Making a difference in 2020

COVID-19 may have shut our library spaces and our face-to-face interactions during Trimester 1, but the library worked hard to quickly adapt our… Read More

Get assignments off to a flying start with these tips!

Starting assignments can be tough, especially if you’re not sure where to begin. We’re here to help with some tips on the five main stages… Read More

Assignment search tips

Time to start researching an assignment but not sure where to begin? We’ve got you covered with tips on where to search, how… Read More

Get help with Writing, Researching and Referencing

T2 is underway and the Library has the tools to help you through your studies. Check out our Writing, Researching and Referencing guide for… Read More

Your T2 referencing toolkit

Our Digital Library services are here for all your study needs!   As your assignments for T2 approach, you can be confident in … Read More

Brush up on study skills this O Week!

Before Trimester 2 starts, the Library will host a series of online Earlybird workshops FREE of charge to our students. Read More

Trimester 2 Reading lists are now available

The Library has released Reading lists for Trimester two for editing by Course Convenors. Why use Reading Lists? Students can: Access their course readings in… Read More

It’s HDR Skills Week!

This week is HDR Skills Week and in these unusual times Griffith University and the Library are committed to supporting our Higher Degree by Research… Read More

Do you have an upcoming online exam?

The library Study Smart site has a page dedicated to Exam Preparation. Preparation is key The important thing is to remain calm and remember… Read More

Exams are approaching, check out our tips for success

Exams are almost upon us and the lead up to exam time can be a challenging time. We’ve put together a few tips to… Read More

Library staff here to help

Library staff like Jo, Laura and Nicholas are continuing to provide support for you while you study online. Our Library Services Team Members are… Read More

Tips for study and self-care

While you are studying from home there are a few things you can do to make sure you are getting the best out of your… Read More

Who knew a tomato could be so useful while studying!

Ever heard of the Pomodoro Technique? It’s a useful time management method to help maximise your focus while studying at home or doing other project… Read More

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