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Support for Melbourne Polytechnic offshore partners: Need help with study?

This guide provides Library services and resources information for Melbourne Polytechnic's offshore partners.

Library & Learning Skills support

Melbourne Polytechnic's Library & Learning Skills service supports both students and staff in several ways including

- academic skills support (research, referencing & academic integrity)

- individual support for students and staff via Zoom using the Book a Librarian service

- assistance with study skills including essay writing, maths assistance, time management, and more

Students and staff also have access to Studiosity which provides 24/7 access to tutors who can assist with academic writing support, maths, referencing and much more.




Learning Skills support



Being a student can be challenging, and sometimes help is needed with skills such as academic writing, maths, time management, and note-taking.  Melbourne Polytechnic's Learning Skills team provide individual assistance to students with all these skills.  Appointments can be held via Zoom video at a time that suits you. 

See the guide on Learning Skills to find out more about support available to you.                   


Technology support

Knowing how to use technology is essential when studying either on or off campus but it can be challenging.  The Library has a guide to help with technology support including wifi, the student portal, Zoom, Moodle and printing.  See the library guide Technology essentials for students to answer the most commonly asked questions by students!


Individual Library support is available


Books on study skills

The library has many ebooks on the variety of study and academic skills needed by students.  Below is a sample of ebooks that may be of interest to you.  Ebooks can be easily read online - simply login using your Melbourne Polytechnic Library login to access these.  As always, if you need help to login, please contact the Library.

 Learning online: the student experience     

Report writing

The ultimate study skills handbook