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Information Literacy Skills for Research (Engineering): Help

About this Guide

This guide aims to provide Engineering research students with the essential skills to conduct secondary research required for producing a good quality literature review and building the necessary knowledge base in their research area.

The guide is grouped in these 4 categories:

  1. Discover: Locate, Access
  2. Evaluate: Information Sources, Evaluation Criteria, Citation Analysis
  3. Cite: Citation Styles, Citation Managers, Plagiarism Prevention
  4. Communicate: Research Data Management, Academic Publishing, Research Impact Measurement

Who should look at the guide:

  • EG5911R students
  • Students/Researchers who would like to get a quick guide in doing research in Engineering

Contact Us

Contact us via any of the following help channels:


T. +65 6516 2028





Research Librarian

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Kim Kee Toh
NUS Medical Library
+65 66017111

Research Librarian

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Patsy Chia
NUS Central Library
+65 6601 7083

Research Librarian

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Patrick Pu
NUS Central Library
Phone: +65 6601 7088