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Mater Christi Learning Commons: Research

Resources, research support and skill development

Slide Makeover

How to synthesise


Search the World Book





Australian National Dictionary Centre


How to research: State Library of Victoria Ergo

Explore Ergo for all your research needs.

How to write an essay

Essay writing skills

Image courtesy of Ergo SLV

How to organise

Mind Mapping Tools


Easy to use, quick to get started and create mindmaps


Great site for visual thinking and development


For brainstorming, organising ideas, connect notes, collaborate all in free-form maps

Question Starters

Question Generator helps you to create a question by giving you multiple combinations 

Search Tools

Web evaluation