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Academic Resource Centre (ARC) - for a successful academic experience

Do you have to read, write or present in English? Would you like to receive some feedback? The following services might be of interest to you.

New this Spring term is a lunch lecture series called, Say Hello to the Writing Process. Lectures are each Thursday from 12:15 - 13:00 in the Balcony area in the University Library. Come to one lecture or all of them. You do not have to sign up in advance.

Whether you are an undergraduate, a master's student or a PhD student, you can turn to the ARC with your questions about academic skills.

Self help - step by step

  1. Read the information available here on our webpages. There are many links to useful web resources in English.
  2. Come to our walk-in service. Click on the light-blue banner to the right to read about this service.
  3. E-mail your questions to the ARC, please use the contact form to the right.
  4. If you would like to meet with a tutor, then you can schedule an appointment for a one-on-one writing tutorial or feedback on a presentation. Appointments are not always available the same week an appointment is requested. At the end of a term, there can be a two-week waiting period for an appointment.

ARC Calendar

May 2016

12 May at 12:15–13:00

Presenting the Paper

Lecture You have spent a considerable amount of time writing your paper and now it’s time to present what you have investigated. Even though you may be quite familiar with the topic, it is still a good idea to spend some time putting together an effective presentation. This lecture covers what are good features to incorporate into a presentation.

12 May at 14:00–16:00

Academic Support Walk-in Service

Other ARC tutors and librarians will be on hand to help answer your questions about study skills, information searching, citing information, writing, and presenting.

19 May at 14:00–16:00

Academic Support Walk-in Service

Other ARC tutors and librarians will be on hand to help answer your questions about study skills, information searching, citing information, writing, and presenting.


Page Editor: Erik Vesterberg
2016-03-04

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Welcome to the ARC!

Contact us

Questions/book an appointment
studieverkstad@umu.se


Opening hours

The writing tutors are able to schedule appointments Mondays - Thursdays.

Academic Support Walk-in Service, Thursdays 14:00–16:00

Read more about Academic support


Our location

The ground floor in the University LibraryWe are located here in the libraryWe are located here on campus