Category Archives: Student

Freelance Academic Writing Jobs

Academic Knowledge Writing Jobs Fit work into your life; don’t fit your life around work. With a smart dashboard and fantastic support, Academic Knowledge can help you break free from your desk. How Do I get the work? Bid for … Continue reading

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No, Don’t Give Guns To Teachers!

They need tighter gun control. Interview On Sky News With William Lapham ‘Do not arm the teachers – it will only contribute to carnage’……Sadly, we should treat schools in the United States like the combat zones they have become. The … Continue reading

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Stay Warm With This Simple Veg Soup

Title: Get Your Soup On Author: SpunOut.ie Full Text & Source: http://spunout.ie/health/article/get-your-soup-on?gclid=CKPAjcylo8oCFWev2wod6DwGdw The Internet, Online, 2/02/2016 Sample Text: Oh, how we love our soup in Ireland! Cheap, warming, healthy, quick to make and eat, served with a mega slice of … Continue reading

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33 Useful Websites for Students

Title: 33 Useful Websites for Students Author:Laura Tucker, QS Top Universities Full Text & Source: http://www.topuniversities.com/blog/33-useful-websites-students The Internet, Online, 25/01/2016 Sample Text: As a new student you’ll need to learn a lot of new information pretty fast or risk being … Continue reading

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Irish Leaving Certificate English: Poetry

Title: Irish Leaving Cert English Poetry (Great Site) Author: Ireland In Schools Full Text & Source: http://www.iisresource.org/Pages/leaving_cert_poetry.aspx The Internet, Online, 22/11/2015 Sample Text: For study guides and other support material, including commentaries on texts and some model answers: http://www.skoool.ie/skoool/examcentre_sc.asp?id=3630 (Higher) … Continue reading

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The reasons why a student should study English Literature

Title: The reasons why a student should study English Literature Author: Sue Smith Full Text & Source: http://www.itseducation.asia/english-literature.htm The Internet, Online, 19/11/2015 Sample Text: In this day and age there seems to be a move towards secondary school subjects which have … Continue reading

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Why Study Humanities?

Title:Why Study Humanities? What I Tell Engineering Freshmen Author: John Horgan, Scientific American  Full Text & Source: http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/cross-check/why-study-humanities-what-i-tell-engineering-freshmen/ The Internet, Online, 18/11/2015 Sample Text: What’s the point of the humanities? Of studying philosophy, history, literature and “soft” sciences like psychology … Continue reading

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AMIVA – Free Textbooks

Title: Support reading across the curriculum for eligible students with vision, physical or learning disabilities. Author: AMIVA Full Text & Source: https://aimva.org/ Find accessible textbooks and other instructional materials. It’s free! Search For A Book: ISBN:_____________ TITLE:______ PUBLISHER: ____ FORMAT: … Continue reading

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Ten Amazing Reasons Why You Should Learn a Foreign Language

Title: Ten Amazing Reasons Why You Should Learn a Foreign Language Author: Sam Gendrean, Lingholic Full Text & Source:http://www.lingholic.com/ten-amazing-reasons-learn-foreign-language/ The Internet, Online, 6/11/2015 Sample Text: 10. Impress people around you Whether at a fancy restaurant with your date ordering dishes … Continue reading

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Online Free Library Tutorials – Research Tips

Title: Online Library Tutorials Author: ITT, Dublin, Ireland Full Text & Source: http://library.ittdublin.ie/screens/tut.html#.VjOd_3Inzv9 The Internet, Online, 30/10/2015 Sample Text: How to Research your Assignment This tutorial is aimed at first year students or those wanting to improve their research skills. … Continue reading

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Research – Best Of History Websites

Title:  Best Of History Sites Author: Ed Tech Teacher. Inc. Full Text & Source: http://besthistorysites.net/ The Internet, Online, 27/10/2015 Sample Text: History Research & Writing Guides History Research Guides Center for History and New Media The Center for History and … Continue reading

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Poetry 180 / A Poem a Day for American High Schools

Title: How to Read a Poem Out Loud Author: Billy Collins, U.S. Poet Laureate, 2001-2003 Full Text & Source: http://www.loc.gov/poetry/180/p180-howtoread.html The Internet, Online, 27/10/2015 Sample Text: How to Read a Poem Out Loud Listen to former Poet Laureate Billy Collins … Continue reading

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Academic Referencing

Title: Academic Referencing Author: Skills You Need Full Text & Source: http://www.skillsyouneed.com/learn/academic-referencing.html The Internet, Online, 25/10/2015 Sample Text: Citing and referencing information can be daunting for students who do not understand the principles. There are numerous ways to reference.  Different … Continue reading

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Top 50 Computer Science Blogs

Title: The Top 50 Computer Science Blogs Comtechtor : Tasty tips and tricks for techies. Author: MADISON Full Text & Source: http://www.mastersincomputerscience.net/top-50-computer-science-blogs.html The Internet, Online, 24/10/2015 Sample Text: Computer Science A Computer Scientist in a Business School: Take a trip into … Continue reading

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5 Useful Sites for Physics/Math/Computer Science Majors

Title: 5 Useful Sites for Physics/Math/Computer Science Majors Author: Matthew Mansat, Golden Bear Blog Full Text & Source: http://blog.admissions.berkeley.edu/2013/11/5-useful-sites/ The Internet, Online, 23/10/2015 Sample Text: Quora (www.quora.com) [Physics/Math/Computer Science] – This website is useful if you have questions (or want to … Continue reading

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Modern classics: 11 novels that belong in the classroom

Title: Modern classics: 11 novels that belong in the classroom Author: Jennifer Worick, Today Books Full Text & Source: http://www.today.com/id/48753802/ns/today-today_books/t/modern-classics-novels-belong-classroom/#.ViGMOi5wbv9 The Internet, Online, 17/10/2015 Sample Text: When we think of English lit classes, we usually think of Hawthorne, Melville, Austen, … Continue reading

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Ten Amazing Reasons Why You Should Learn a Foreign Language

Title: Ten Amazing Reasons Why You Should Learn a Foreign Language Author: Sam Gendreau, Lingholic Full Text & Source: http://www.lingholic.com/ten-amazing-reasons-learn-foreign-language/ The Internet, Online, 15/10/2015 Sample Text: 10. Impress people around you Whether at a fancy restaurant with your date ordering dishes … Continue reading

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Fancy A Career In Book Conservation?

Title: Training to become a conservator Author: The Institute of Conservator-Restorers in Ireland (ICRI) Full Text & Source: http://www.conservationireland.org/training/training-to-become-a-conservator.aspx The Internet, Online, 14/10/2015 Sample Text: Training to become a conservator The profession of conservation involves an amalgam of different traditions … Continue reading

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Pay Your Mortgage By Having 2 Students Stay In Your Home & Learn English

Be A Host Family for foreign students! Company: Interstudies Website: http://www.interstudies.org.uk/index.php?id=389 Some of my teacher friends who take students into their homes for a fee. One in particular accepts 2 females who stay in one bedroom for 9 months every year and … Continue reading

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6 Top Free eBooks for English Literature Students

Title: 6 Top Free eBooks for English Literature Students Author:  Rob James, Getting Smart Full Text & Source: http://gettingsmart.com/2012/12/6-top-free-ebooks-for-english-literature-students/ The Internet, Online, 1/7/2015 Sample Text: When looking for eBooks and other study resources, it’s worth starting with the large number … Continue reading

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