Research skills module
This is a learner managed short course, created by NMIT Library. It provides a step-by-step approach to effectively finding information at NMIT. You will need to 'self-enrol' to access this course. Click on the link below (you may need to sign in to Moodle) then click the "enrol me" button.
Research skills module(external link)
Research tutorial videos
Access the full range of our NMIT research tutorials - short videos that take you through the process of starting research and finding information.
Clarifying your assignment task
Choosing a research topic
Identifying search terms
Source types and where to find them
Google and reliability using CAARP
Searching the NMIT Library collection
Accessing ebooks at NMIT Library
Databases - what they are, and why use one?
Databases - intro to topic searching
Databases - refining your search by applying limiters
Databases - advanced search techniques