Tuesday, 10 January 2017

Learning opportunities at the Library

Welcome back! The Library hopes that students had an excellent break and are excited to see everyone back on campus.

We have a rich offering of learning opportunities for students this semester, oriented to your studies at any point in your academic career. They include sessions that help getting a grounding in the basics of third-level information sources, search techniques and strategies, citation management, and more. 

Here's a list of what we're offering so far; keep an eye on our blog  and our training and events calendar as we're routinely adding more.

This semester we're offering, on a drop-in basis:

Library tours (for dates, times, location see:  libguides.library.nuigalway.ie/LibraryTours )
Finding books and journals sessions (dates / times TBA: stay tuned!)
Endnote and literature review Clinics (further info at jhl.eventbrite.com, scroll down to find each Clinic)

We also offer a suite of training that you can sign up for, on skills including:
  • understanding scholarly resources
  • searching with databases vs. search engines
  • plagiarism and citation
  • Endnote desktop and Endnote Online as well as Mendeley citation management systems

Check out our Eventbrite calendar for more information and to sign up to all of our bookable sessions.

See you soon!

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