Thursday, 23 April 2015

Saturday workshops in the Library - Summer term

Come along to a Library workshop, find out about useful resources and brush up your library and information skills!

This term our workshops are aimed at taught and research postgraduates, but all are welcome.

We are trying a different format this term and are running two full days of workshops, 30th May and 20th June - sign up for as many or as few as you wish, no need to come for the whole day. Here's the programme:


Sat 30th May
10am - 11am Finding And Accessing Theses
This session will cover how to identify and obtain copies of PhD theses using the Library catalogue, Index to Theses and the Ethos service. Book Now

11.30am - 1pm Improving Your Search Skills
Learn to get the best out of your searches on Library catalogues, databases and the web. Book Now

2pm - 3pm Keeping up to date using current awareness services
Keep up to date with the latest journal articles in your field by using current awareness services such as ZETOC. Book Now

3.30pm - 5pm Managing your references using Zotero
An introduction to managing your references using the Zotero package. Book Now

Sat 20th June
10am - 11am Finding And Accessing Theses
This session will cover how to identify and obtain copies of PhD theses using the Library catalogue, Index to Theses and the Ethos service. Book Now

11.30am - 1pm Improving Your Search Skills
Learn to get the best out of your searches on Library catalogues, databases and the web. Book Now

2pm - 3pm Keeping up to date using current awareness services
Keep up to date with the latest journal articles in your field by using current awareness services such as ZETOC. Book Now

3.30pm - 5pm Managing your references using Mendeley
An introduction to managing your references using the Mendeley package. Book Now

The Library is also contributing two sessions to the Academic Writing Day on May 16th

10am - 11.30am UK Data Service
This session will introduce you to the resource and provide tips to get you started. Book Now

11.45am - 13.45pm Improving your Search Skills
Learn to get the best out of your searches on Library catalogues, databases and the web. Book Now


We look forward to seeing you at a workshop.

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