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New students' guide to the library

New to Federation University? This guide outlines the library's services and resources

Study Support

Federation University provide a wide array of face to face and online study support options to assist students develop academic skills. 

ASK Desk

The Academic Skills and Knowledge (ASK) service supports students with their development of study skills. Comprised of experienced Student Academic Leaders, the ASK team is there to help answer any question a student has during their university studies - from referencing to finding a booklist.

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PASS sessions are facilitated by experienced students and offer a relaxed peer environment, where students can consolidate their understanding of the course content and develop their study skills.


Learning Skills Advisors (LSAs)

Learning Skills Advisors are professional educators who work with you to achieve your academic goals. Learning Skills Advisors are available through online appointments and via LSA Chat. 

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The Writing Space

This drop-in space is set up to provide ALL students with guidance through whatever stage of the writing process is relevant for your assignment. 

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Study Skills Website

You will find comprehensive academic learning materials to guide you on your journey as a tertiary student. This includes advice on referencing, writing, reading, managing your time, essay planning and much more.


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Federation University support staff aren't always around when you need them like 9.30 pm on Sunday night, so Studiosity is there to provide 24/7 online tutoring. 


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