Z-ARCHIVE: Guides Directory

Please note: For general IT information (eg printing, setting up your account, email, wifi and library services) please visit the General Student IT Guides page on the IT Services website.


Below you will find quick links to all our guides relating to your learning systems. You can also select the heading link for general information on each section.

Blackboard Support

Study Skills

Online and face-to-face support resources to help you improve your study skills are available from our Student Development and Study Skills Service, such as:

  • Essay Writing Skills
  • Report Writing
  • ICT Skills
  • Essential Numeracy
  • Presentation Skills
  • Information Searching Skills
  • Referencing and Avoiding Plagiarism
  • Analysing Information
  • Managing Your Time
  • Exam Preparation

If you are a distance-learning student, you may also find this useful: