Looking for a fun and simple guide to statistics? This is the book for you!
Charles Wheelan, Naked Statistics: Stripping the Dread from the Data, New York: Norton, 2013.
This new online tutorial will help you identify and locate books, book chapters, and journal articles. You can test yourself to check your knowledge.
Ben Yagoda says that teaching students to write well may be too ambitious a goal. Instead he aims to improve your writing by eliminating those common errors such as spelling mistakes, poorly chosen words, and train-wreck punctuation. In his book How to Not Write Bad you’ll find lots of helpful advice.
Motivational books are not usually found in university libraries, but one that seems appropriate is How to Write a Lot: A Practical Guide to Academic Writing. Psychologist Paul Silvia discusses specious barriers to writing (can't find the time... need to do more research first... need a better computer... or just waiting for inspiration), and offers motivational tools and practical suggestions for overcoming them.
Do you need to access films and other audiovisual material from the Library collections? Come to the Audiovisual Library and join a 10 minutes tour!
Sociology Department Seminar Series - "Māori and Pacific Student Success in Higher Education: Preliminary Results from a Qualitative Study"
Lost? It does not have to be this way. We are offering tours through the General Library during the first two weeks of Semester 1.
Anyone who studies Sociology knows C. Wright Mills' classic, The Sociological Imagination. Now Jock Young has coined "The Criminological Imagination" for his provocative new book.
We have one copy of this book in the General Library. The call number is 301.0944 D96Y.
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