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Reading skills



How do I read efficiently?

Students can be easily overwhelmed by the amount of reading they are required to do at university. This short video gives you an overview of what makes an efficient reader and shows you how to become one yourself.

Online tutorial

Reading skills basics

This resource covers much of the same information but with more depth. Learn about skimming and scanning strategies as well as how to organise the information you have just read.

Study tips

Efficient reading (PDF 80KB)

Critical reading (PDF 210KB)

Reading academic articles (PDF 143KB)