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Virtual Library workshops for students and researchers

Author: Michelle Breen
Categories: Library workshops for student and researchers
When: Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 13:15

The Library provides training to students throughout the semester, on the best techniques for discovering scholarly information for your assignments, guidance on the best sources for your subject area, help with defining your topic and keywords, and citing and referencing your sources correctly in your academic work.

In the early part of the semester, Librarian Jesse Waters will run classes for students on:

Finding Books & Articles

Top Tips For Your Assignments

Citing it right: introduction to Harvard UL

 

From Week 4, the library will deliver classes as part of UL’s Digital Skills Development Programme, LevUL Up, covering

 

The Librarians in the Information Services department support all of your students in their use of the library, from undergraduate through to postgraduate level please contact the librarian for your faculty to discuss what your students need.

The Library’s Research Services department provides specialist workshops on topics such as Research Data management, Publishing, Open Access & Bibliometrics. Upcoming workshops from research services include

Research Data Management

Data Cleaning with Open Refine

Tidy Data in Spreadsheets 

EndNote Desktop, for beginners and advanced users 

The workshops will be offered on Microsoft Teams and can be booked on the Library’s Events calendar

ACCOMPANYING RESOURCES

Smart Searching for Assignment Success  

Cite it Right, the basics of referencing  (video)

Citing and Referencing UL Harvard Style (interactive tutorial)

 

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