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An introduction to sources for students studying Design


This Library Guide will introduce you to resources to support your studio practice in design.

Also browse the following related Library Guides:

Are you looking for academic writing and study skills advice? Try Research and Learning Online.

Get help from a librarian

Get help from a librarian

Students who need help with their study or assignments can Meet with a Librarian online.

Graduate research students and research staff who need specialist advice can contact the MADA librarian at

Librarians assist students with:

  • How and where to start researching your topic
  • Effective use of databases and the Internet
  • Finding and evaluating information
  • Using the Library's collections
  • Citing and referencing including Endnote

If you need academic writing and study skills advice, visit LearnHQ. There are a wide range of resources, or you can book a consultation with a Learning Advisor.