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Below are two boxes of books you may find useful for your course. In the first box there are books that you will find on the library shelves however there are many more available that you could also use please have a look at the library catalogue. In the second box is a list of e-books which you can access 24/7 from any device as long as you have your WSC network username and password. Again there are many more e-books available via Library+.
Books available in the library (Physical)
Cite Them Right: the essential referencing guide. 11th edn. (Print copy) by This is the leading guide to referencing and avoiding plagiarism, covering everything from understanding plagiarism and identifying sources to setting out quotations and creating a reference list. Comprehensive and accessible, it provides readers with detailed examples of print and electronic sources, business, government, technical and legal publications, works of art, images and much more. Packed with practical tips and example sources in both citations and reference lists, it makes referencing manageable and easy to follow for everyone. The eleventh edition of this bestselling book is an essential resource for anyone doing original research for written assignments, including students, teachers, authors, librarians and non-academic researchers. Cite Them Right is also available as an institutional subscription product, Cite Them Right Online.
Call Number: 808.02 PEA
Publication Date: 2019
The Study Skills Handbook. 5th edn. (Print copy) by This is the ultimate guide to study skills, written by million copy bestselling author Stella Cottrell. Her tried and tested approach, based on over twenty years' experience of working with students, has helped over a million students to achieve their potential. When it comes to studying, there is no one-size-fits-all approach. This engaging and accessible guide shows students how to tailor their learning to their individual needs in order to boost their grades, build their confidence and increase their employability. Fully revised for the fifth edition, it contains everything students need to succeed. This is an invaluable resource for undergraduate students of all disciplines, and is also ideal for postgraduates, mature students and international students. It prepares students for what to expect before, during and after their studies at university.
Call Number: 371.3081 COT
Publication Date: 2019
Books available online (E-books)
How to Write Well (E-book) by This practical guide will demystify academic writing for health and social care students so they will feel confident submitting their assignments.
Publication Date: 2013-01-01
How to Research (E-book) by This edition is completely updated with revised chapters on how to approach research analysis - data collection software as well as time management - for optimal use in academic and professional research projects.
Call Number: Electronic Book
Publication Date: 2006-11-01
Project Management for Dummies. 3rd edn. (E-book) by The tools you need for successful project management In today's time-crunched, cost-conscious global business environment, tight project deadlines and stringent expectations are the norm. Now with 25% new and updated content, Project Management For Dummies, 3rd Edition introduces you to the principles of successful project management and shows you how to motivate any team to gain maximum productivity. You'll learn how to organize, estimate, and schedule projects efficiently and effectively. You'll also discover how to manage deliverables, issue changes, assess risks, maintain communications, and live up to expectations by making the most of the latest technology and software and by avoiding common problems that can trip up even the best project managers. The latest methods to manage resources and stay on track and within a budget New coverage of the pros and cons of virtual teams Fresh tactics for team motivation and the hottest risk management strategies Explanations of concepts tested in the PMP certification exam with study tips and practices to help you pass Project Management For Dummies, 3rd Edition gives professionals like you everything you need to be successful project managers.
Call Number: ONLINE
Publication Date: 2010-03-25