Searching is a vitally important aspect of engaging in research; an importance that is enhanced when it comes to online resources. This resource has been developed specifically to assist with searching for materials in online databases, and many of the principles and skills discussed therein are relevant for research elsewhere.
Welcome to Academic English Help at TOP. This guide contains hints, tips, tutorials and other useful information for assisting you with your Academic English and Study Skills. For more personal and specific service, please contact our English Language and Academic Skills Coordinator here.
This is guide is for ALL students who wish to improve their Academic English skills, as well as those for whom English is a second language.
For specific resources relating to general academic writing, consult the Academic Research guide.
For specific resources relating to reading and writing in law, consult the Legal Research and Writing guide.
Hello! Learn the basics about how to successfully communicate with lecturers, tutors and other members of staff. These basic guidelines can be applied to any professional setting!
THE BASIC RULES
email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org (using your TOP email will ensure your email doesn't go to spam)
"Booking a consultation time” Leave it blank
"Absence from class" Hi
Dear / Hello Kate Miss/Mrs
Dear / Hello Dr/Prof/Mr/Ms Smith Hey / Yo!
TTYL i u cuz lol wanna dunno gotta
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