Training provided by the Library

For students

Library staff can provide short on-the-spot training, or more detailed training by arrangement, in the following topics:

  • using the Library catalogue
  • using databases
  • using StudentWeb
  • Internet searching
  • using Microsoft Office programs
  • the research process
  • using Library equipment

For classes

Teachers can organise training for their classes in a variety of topics. Sessions can be tailored to meet the needs of individual class groups, subjects and assignments. Talk to any Library staff member about sessions in the following:

  • Library tour (fifteen minutes)
  • Library resources: tour, catalogue, databases and referencing (one hour)
  • Research process: information literacy, referencing, catalogue, databases and Internet searching (up to three hours depending upon requirements).

For staff

Library staff can train teachers and support staff in a variety of topics. Training can be provided one-on-one or to staff in a teaching centre. Enquire about the following:

  • using the Library catalogue
  • using databases and e-books
  • Internet searching
  • individual guidance on research projects
  • using Library equipment
Last modified: Monday, 23 June 2014, 2:00 PM