Search and writing assistance

Students with computers in the library.Here you can find information which is particularly useful for students who want general support with their academic studies. On the library website there is more information about other services and support offered by the library.

English Language Support

If you are studying in English you can make an appointment for help with written work, speaking or making presentations in English or with general study help.

Opening hours in the Study Support Unit (Studieverkstan)

Tuesday 13.00–14.00
Thursday 13.00–14.00

Writing essays or thesis?

Students who are writing essays or thesis at Södertörn University may make an appointment for help with their texts. This applies to all subjects and texts, from thesis at ‘A’ to the Masters level.

The teachers do not offer guidance regarding the subject specific contents of your text but in:

  • How to plan and organise your essay.
  • Suggestions as to what the different parts of the essay should contain.
  • How to structure and arrange the contents logically and clearly.
  • Which tone and style is best suited for the text.

Please note! Teachers at the English Language Support shall not read, nor will they correct, the entire text for you.

Make an appointment

You can make an appointment for the English Language Support in two ways:

  • Call us Mon, Tues, Wedn, Thur and Fri 9.30–10.00. Phonenumber: 08-608 50 30.
  • Come to Studieverkstan in the Library, Mon, Tues, Wedn and Fri 9:30–10:00 and Mon 14:00–16:00, Thur 9:30–12:00 in Studieverkstan in the Library.

Send your text in advance to: studieverkstan@sh.se

For a good and effective guidance send the essay or the relevant pages as an attachment with your e-mail at least two days before the meeting with the teacher. You cannot expect the teacher to have read the text if it is sent in later.