Category Archives: training sessions

Digital Identity Health Check for Researchers

Managed strategically, your online presence can be an effective tool for: networking publicising your work and expertise public engagement information discovery In a workshop I run for doctoral researchers I ask: when choosing where to do your doctorate, did you … Continue reading

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Research postgrads – sign up for Library DoctoralSkills training sessions!

The Library offers a range of courses as part of the DoctoralSkills programme. You can browse our range of information skills courses, or explore all courses and make bookings directly on the DoctoralSkills webpages; browse all courses by date, theme … Continue reading

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Library Research Services Week

At the beginning of July, members of the Library Research Services Team are holding a series of events to draw attention to the support that we can offer researchers. If you want to find out more about how to manage … Continue reading

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Digital Skills for Staff: Finding Information and Communicating Online

Develop Yourself and Your Students! This interactive workshop is aimed at staff who teach and support students, and will provide expert guidance and support for the following topics: Searching, Information Gathering Library Scanning Service Library Reading Lists Finding Online Images … Continue reading

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New 115-Seat Study Space on Library Level 1 in development

A brand new 115-seat study space is currently being developed on Level 1 of the Library. Each individual space will have USB charging and power sockets. The space is expected to open at the start of Semester 1, Autumn 2018. Added … Continue reading

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Library helps to shape students of the future

During vacations, the University Library hosts visits for groups of local school students working towards their Extended Project Qualification (EPQ). Over the inter-semester break we met with around 70 students from three local schools. One of these was a link school … Continue reading

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Look beyond your reading list – Thursday 27 October

The Library provides additional training events as part of the Student Union’s Skills Training Programme. Our postponed ‘Look beyond your reading list’ session on has been rescheduled to run on Thursday 27 October. There is no need to sign up to attend … Continue reading

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