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Upcoming Events

Discovering Information: Getting Started

This workshop will introduce information searching to students undertaking their first assessments at University level. You will learn about different information sources, and how to access information ...  More
Date:
Thursday, November 15, 2018
Time:
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location:
Library Skills Room, 4th Floor, The Diamond
Register! - 18 seats left

Communicating with Infographics

Infographics are a visual representation of information, data or knowledge. In this workshop we will introduce infographics and how they can be used to communicate and share a summary or results of your researc...  More
Date:
Tuesday, November 20, 2018
Time:
11:15am - 12:00pm
Location:
Library Skills Room, 4th Floor, The Diamond
Register! - 17 seats left

Referencing and Plagiarism: an introduction

This session will introduce the concept of plagiarism and provide guidance on how to reference effectively. You will be given the opportunity to reference in your departmental style and be provided with an over...  More
Date:
Tuesday, November 20, 2018
Time:
1:15pm - 1:45pm
Location:
Mindsphere Lounge, The Diamond Ground Floor
Register! - 4 seats left

Producing Presentations: Top Ten Tips

This session will provide some tips for getting started with planning, creating and delivering effective presentations. You will have the chance to explore different presentation software
Date:
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Time:
10:15am - 10:45am
Location:
Mindsphere Lounge, The Diamond Ground Floor
Register! - 1 seat left

Using eBooks effectively

Want to get the best out of ebooks? This workshop provides an overview of their benefits, functionality and applications. You'll leave the session able to make efficient and effective use of our collection ...  More
Date:
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Time:
12:15pm - 12:45pm
Location:
Mindsphere Lounge, The Diamond Ground Floor
Register! - 5 seats left

Discovering and Referencing Images

This workshop will introduce discovering and referencing images. You will be introduced to searching for images that can be re-used and referencing images within your academic work.
Date:
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Time:
1:15pm - 1:45pm
Location:
Mindsphere Lounge, The Diamond Ground Floor
Register! - 9 seats left

Discovering Information: A Masterclass

In this workshop you will learn how to use databases to find the best resources for your independent research project. You will consider your information needs and have the opportunity to create an effectiv...  More
Date:
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Time:
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Location:
Library Skills Room, 4th Floor, The Diamond
Register! - 21 seats left

Preventing Plagiarism and Reference Management

This session introduces plagiarism and how it can be avoided, the purpose of referencing, and gives you an opportunity to practice referencing in your departmental style. You will gain an overview of refere...  More
Date:
Thursday, November 22, 2018
Time:
11:00am - 12:30pm
Location:
Library Skills Room, 4th Floor, The Diamond
Register! - 16 seats left

Discovering Rare Books and Archives in Special Collections

This workshop will provide information on material available in the Library's Special Collections Department, how to discover it and how to access it. It will also briefly cover how to find similar material...  More
Date:
Thursday, November 22, 2018
Time:
3:15pm - 3:45pm
Location:
Mindsphere Lounge, The Diamond Ground Floor
Register! - 7 seats left

Blogging - from concept to communication

Come along to our workshop to gain an awareness of the benefits and purposes of blogging. You will also gain experience of identifying and practicing a succinct writing style that is appropriate for blogg...  More
Date:
Tuesday, November 27, 2018
Time:
11:00am - 12:30pm
Location:
Library Skills Room, 4th Floor, The Diamond
Register! - 20 seats left