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School of Accountancy: MCom Computer Auditing

Faculty Librarian

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Pepler Head
Desk 8, Lower Level
Stellenbosch University Library
Private Bag X5036
South Africa
+27 21 808 9576


Welcome to the MCom Library Guide. In this guide, we aim to bring together all information related to conducting your research in a single place. Scroll through the drop-down menu on the MCom Computer Auditing Tab to find useful information for your research.

Agenda 31 March
08:00: Introduction to library, access & services – 15 min
08:15 Effective searching – 30 min

08:45 Break – 15 min
09:00 Suggested databases – 30 min
09:30 Google Scholar – 15 min

09:45 Break – 15 min
10:00 Effective searching on Google – 45 min
10:45 Break – 15 min
11:00 Plagiarism & Referencing – 45 min

11:45 Finish


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Introduction to Library Resources
A brief overview of the services and resources that the library has to offer

Searching for Sources
Covering all aspects searching, this section will share some handy tips on how to to search effectively, show you how to go about constructing your search phrase, and where to search for sources.

Useful Tools for Research
Find tools and applications that can assist you at every step of the research process.

Referencing & Plagiarism
Learn more about referencing, plagiarism and academic integrity, as well as the Reference Management Tool - Mendeley.