Training Events for Staff and Students – w/c 4th April

Posted on April 4, 2011


Welcom to the weekly briefing on this week’s training events in the Boots Library.  Please sign up if you’re interested in attending.  These sessions are free, and the student events are now accredited by the Student Union’s STRIDE programme.

There are other events going on across all three campus libraries, please check our website for more details.


  • Using RefWorks, Citing References.  Tuesday 5th April, 12-1.  An introduction to RefWorks. Includes: RefWorks registration; creating your database; and using Write-N-Cite in Word.
  • Office 2010 – What’s New? Wednesday 6th April, 2-3. This session will introduce a number of basic tools within Office 10 including: the ribbon, tabs, migration, compatibility and other tips.


  • Current Awareness – RSS Feeds Wednesday 6th April, 3-4. RSS feeds automatically keep you up to date with your favourite websites and database searches. Social bookmarking sites allow you to access your internet bookmarks from any internet-based pc, and share them with other internet users worldwide. This session will provide an introduction to both technologies.