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.

Writing essays

Are you writing an essay, or do you plan to? Here you will find book suggestions and links to more information. If you need support during the essay writing, visit the Study Support Unit or get help with information searches from the library.

The Study Support Unit

If you have questions about how to structure an essay, or the type of language you should use, contact the Study Support Unit. The Study Support Unit also offers a short course on essay writing (in Swedish only.)

Tutorials on information searches

Do you need help finding literature, formulating search words etc? Attend a search tutorial with a librarian to receive support with information searches. Read more on the page Tutorials on information searches.

GDPR for essay writers

The new legislation on how to protect and handle personal data has effects on your essay writing. In the document "Handledning för studenter", you can read more about how to get consent from participants, and what information should be deleted. Download Handledning för studenter.pdf (484 kB, in Swedish) here.

Book suggestions

Writingguide.se
A website with many useful tips for essay writing, such as how to structure your text. From Blekinge Institute of Technology and others.

Shelf Aef in the library
Here you can find many books on writing essays and other academic texts.