Welcome to the Penryn English LibGuide
Use this guide to help you make the most of the library and information resources and services.
This guide will help you:
Use this tutorial guide to help you locate information for your assignments.
Visit this tutorial guide for help with locating and using library resources when undertaking dissertation research.
Unsure how to access the texts of Shakespeare's plays and poems?
Need a critical article or essay relating to the Bard?
Visit this guide for help.
First year English students - you have been asked to find a Shakespeare sonnet using EEBO and English Poetry Online to compare the differences between the versions.
This guide will show you how to find the sonnet you have selected.
This guide introduces you to the skills and resources required for effective library research for Module EAS2026.
Use the Search Techniques LibGuides for lots of hints and tips on successful online searching
As you search you need to keep track of all the material you will be using in your academic work so that you can cite and reference it appropriately.
Always check your module handbook for specific departmental guidance on the style required for your assessed works and dissertations. Check with your personal tutor or dissertation supervisor if you need clarification.
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Find out more about the skills support available to help you develop a range of academic skills including essay writing, referencing, critical reading and getting the most out of lectures.
Sage Research Methods Online (SRMO) is a great resource to use when you are planning and conducting your research.
It is targeted at social science researchers but is useful across all subject areas as it covers key research methodology topics that are applicable across the research spectrum.
Sage have produced a comprehensive LibGuide to help you get the best from the resource.