Library Workshops for Researchers: Staff and Students

Details of the GCW University Library’s revamped series of workshops for staff and postgraduate students are now available on their portal page. Workshops available include an introduction to RefWorks and a number of workshops to develop searching skills.

Searching 1:
At the end of the workshop you will know how to find books and ebooks on the library catalogue; have an understanding of the resources available through the University Portal and how to find material not available within the library’s collections.

Tuesday 11 May 2010 14.00-15.30
Thursday10 June 2010 10.00-11.30
Wednesday14 July 2010 14.00-15.30

Searching 2:
This workshop will focus on search techniques to help you improve the way you find information. It will build on skills you developed in Searching 1.

Thursday 20 May 2010 14.00-16.00
Thursday 17 June 2010 14.00-16.00
Monday 19 July 2010 10.00-12.00

An introductory session showing you how you can organise your references as well as create bibliographies and in-text citations in a variety of formats, including Harvard, APA, MLA and Numeric

Wednesday 5 May 2010 14.00-15.30
Thursday 3 June 2010 10.00-11.30
Tuesday 6 July 2010 10.00-11.30

All workshops will take place in UL101 in the University Library. To book a place on any of these workshops please visit the Library’s portal page.