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Royal Shrewsbury Hospital

Study Skills support

                                                         *** ONLINE APPOINTMENTS ONLY UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE ***

Academic writing involves many skills, such as:

Planning - what needs to be included?

Structuring - what order do I put information?

Writing succinctly - how can i best express myself?


​​if you would like to improve your academic writing then please do contact Liz Tomkinson for a private, individual appointment.

You can contact me by email or schedule an appointment online. Please see further down the page for details.

Subject Librarian support

                                                  *** ONLINE APPOINTMENTS ONLY UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE ***

I'm Shaun Coates the Academic Skills Tutor Librarian for the School of Health and Social Care at Royal Shrewsbury Hospital.

I can help you with library research skills - locating books, eBooks, eNewpapers, subject database searches and finding quality webpages for your assignment. Hopefully, we can help you get a better grade for your next assignment!

On Mondays - I'm available to see students for a one to one or in small groups (please contact me to make an appointment in advance).

For the remainder of the week, please see my general location below.

Good luck with your studies.

Harvard referencing using Cite Them Right

Cite Them Right Online

                                           Quick Introduction to Cite Them Right (online) 

Manage your references using Refworks

RefWorks is a web tool which provides you with your own personal reference management database. You can use RefWorks to record and store references found during your research and create in text citations and bibliographies online.

You have the choice to use either version of Refworks.

Referencing Quiz

                                                    Have a go at our referencing quiz!