Avoid citing ‘essay mills’ as sources

'Essay mills' - companies that offer to write essays on particular topics for students to buy - may soon be illegal in the UK. You can get in serious trouble for submitting work that is not your own, so please avoid using these companies! The Academic Integrity course gives lots of useful advice on how …

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Researching your career

It's a good idea to start thinking about your career path early in your degree, and once you get close to graduating, you'll want to step up your research on potential careers and employers. We have lots of resources in the Library that can help, and this post will introduce you to some of them. …

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Researching the local business environment in Oxford

Several assignments in the Business School require students to investigate the local business environment here in Oxford, for example to write a business plan for a start up or examine a particular market for goods or services. It can be difficult to get detailed consumer data at the local level. The best course of action …

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Studying from Home – top tips for finding e-resources

Our Library buildings are now reopened and business librarians are working from home to support you. Information about borrowing, returning and fines is available on our COVID-19 services page. All loans have now been set to unlimited auto-renewal, fines will be waived, and all loans have been extended to 25 September 2020 in the first …

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Useful websites for Hospitality and Tourism

There's a wide variety of online information sources for Hospitality & Tourism students, providing key insights on many aspects of the industry. As well as the Library databases (like Hospitality and Tourism Complete) there are lots of high quality free sources available online. But how do you know which ones to trust? We have put …

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