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Managing your time

Successful study at University isn't just about knowing how to write an essay or pass an exam – to do these things as well as you deserve you have to find a way to manage all the different demands on your time. student with pile of books

That could include not only academic work like lectures and seminars, presentations and research, coursework and revision, but also paid work and time for fitness, fun, friends and family.

In this section you will find resources to help you plan your workload, get organised, and make more effective use of the time you have. For more detailed advice, see the LearnHigher website on Time Management for University Students (also produced by the Study Advice team at the University of Reading).

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Don't just Google it! Finding the reading you need

Wed 10 Feb, 2.00-3.00

URS 2n13

It's so easy to just Google a topic and hope you'll find the information you need for your assignment - but wait! Google will give you a million results and few will be appropriate to support academic writing.

This friendly seminar will discuss ways of researching for your assignments without resorting to Google (well, hardly ever...).

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