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Open Dome Event – Goethe, Colours and Green Stars: The Phenomena of Colour

October 18, 2013


This is something a little different, but may of interest to art and design staff and students.  The observatory at the Clifton Campus is hosting an open dome event on Wednesday 30 October, 8pm – 10pm.  It might provide a slightly unusual, and certainly scientific, view of colours. More details and information on booking (the […]

Teaching Information Literacy to Art & Design Students

August 16, 2013


In June ARLIS UK & Ireland ran a workshop looking at new and interesting ways of teaching information literacy skills to art and design students.  Unfortunately neither Ian nor Rachel were able to attend, but the presentations are available on Dropbox. There’s some really interesting research by Glasgow School of Art into how their confident […]

April Training Events for Staff and Students

April 8, 2013


We’ve a whole new set of events running in the library now that the Easter vacation has ended. For students in the School of Art and Design, the following may be of interest: Research Skills for Undergraduates. 10 April, 2 pm – 3 pm RefWorks: Referencing Made Easy.  17 April, 1 pm – 2 pm […]

Training for Researchers

March 6, 2013


NTU Library is running a series of research related training sessions in March that are linked to the Vitae  Research Development Framework. The sessions are aimed at all academic staff and researchers: Getting out there! Creating an online research profile to increase your citations This is an introduction to the ways in which researchers might […]

March Training Events for Staff and Students

March 5, 2013


As we’re getting nearer to Easter, this month we have a few less student events and a few more staff events. Students In addition to sessions on RefWorks (6 March, 2pm – 3pm, and 20th March, 1pm – 2pm), we’ve workshops on RSS Feeds (6 March, 1pm – 2pm); market research databases (6 March, 2 […]

Student Training Events for January

January 8, 2013


Happy new year, and welcome back!  A new term sees a new set of training events for students starting again.  This month we’ve a wide range of library research sessions running for you, including RefWorks (16th January), and Introduction to Library OneSearch (23 January and 30 January), but those listed below are brand new: Research Methods […]

November Library Training Events

November 8, 2012


We’ve a bumper pack of training courses for staff and students this month, with 18 separate session titles for students alone!  All take place in the library training room on the lower ground floor, and can be booked online, and they’re all free. Worth mentioning for art and design students this month we have: Market […]

September Student Training Events

September 14, 2012


With a new academic year about to start, we’ve a new programme of student training events.  These are starting during Welcome Week, and any student can sign up to come along.  We have sessions on using NOW;  library basics; Referencing, and using Office 2010. Times and booking details can be found on the library website, […]

Student Training Events – June 2012

May 30, 2012


As we’re coming towards the end of the academic year, this will be the last set of student training events till September.  These are focussed at Masters students who will be working on dissertations through the summer,  and second year students who will be starting work on their dissertations.  If you’d like to know about […]

Student Training Events – May 2012

May 2, 2012


This month we’ve sessions on trend prediction and forecasting; dissertation preparation; market research databases; and visual research that you might find useful. A full list of what’s on can be downloaded from this pdf document Boots May Events 2012 To sign up for any of the events, simply fill in the booking form on our […]