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Academic Skills Gateway: Dubai Campus

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Academic Skills Gateway

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Welcome

Welcome to the support pages for the University of Birmingham Dubai Campus students.  Here you will find specific links to resources you can use to help you succeed in your studies.

Academic Skills Support
Academic Skills Support

 

The Academic Skills Centre (ASC) provides skills support to taught students in Dubai. We enable you to develop your academic, digital and maths skills. The ASC provides the following support:

 

Information literacy skills

Dubai Campus Library

Students using the Dubai Campus Library should use the drop down menu in FindIt@Bham to change the location from Everywhere to Dubai.

Information literacy skills

 

What is Information Literacy?

According to the Information Literacy Group of the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals information literacy is defined as: 

"a set of skills and abilities which everyone needs to undertake information-related tasks; for instance how to discover, access, interpret, analyse, manage, create, communicate, store and share information" (CILIP ILG,  2018)

 

Dubai Campus Library

Students using the Dubai Campus Library should use the drop down menu in FindIt@Bham to change the location from Everywhere to Dubai.

Information literacy skills

 

The Academic Skills Centre has produced a wide range of guides to help you navigate resources for study and research while at university. These can be accessed in various ways:
 

Students using the Dubai Campus Library should use the drop down menu in FindIt@Bham to change the location from Everywhere to Dubai.

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