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Our online resources can help you develop a range of academic skills

Online resources for academic skills

Our online resources are designed to help you develop a range of academic skills including essay writing, referencing, critical reading, and getting the most from lectures.  The resources are self-paced and contain a variety of activities to support your development. They are suitable for both undergraduate and postgraduate taught students.

To access our resources with a University of Exeter username and password:

  1. Login to ELE. [opens in new window]
  2. Go to the Student Resources tab at the top of the screen.
  3. Select Academic Skills.

Essay Writing

Online resource


Strategies for Reading

Online resource 

LearnHigher Resources

LearnHigher offers a repository of free to use learning materials.  Whilst the website is aimed at teaching staff, the resources available are created for students and cover numerous Academic Skills!  Check it out by clicking here.