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Research and learning advice

Image of a pencil and notebook lain across a dictionary with the word 'education' and its meaningResearch & Learning Advice is available to assist education students at a drop-in session at your campus library.

Staff can assist with approaches to learning & research, including:

  • effective use of databases and the internet 
  • essay, report and thesis writing 
  • finding and evaluating information 
  • how and where to start researching your topic
  • oral communication and presentation
  • using the Library's collections
  • writing for research projects


Higher Degree by Research students can arrange individual consultations with a  specialist Education Subject Librarian or Learning Skills Adviser.


Subject Librarians

Sylvia Pilz (Matheson Library)

Tracey Whyte (Peninsula Library)

Learning Skills Advisers

Janice Pinder (Matheson Library)

Homa Babai (Peninsula Library)

Research glossary

Contact the Library

You can contact the library in a range of ways: by telephone on +61 3 9905 5054, access online resources, or visit the service point at one of our campus branches.