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Discover our events, drop-ins and training sessions designed to support you with your studies, teaching and research.

 

Check back regularly as more sessions are added all the time.

You can also request a one-to-one with the Learning Development team and browse sessions for researchers.

There are 20 events taking place this month
Tuesday 5th March 2024

Navigating information on the web

Date
05/03/2024 (11:00-12:00)
Location:
Microsoft Teams
Description
Discover how to search the web more effectively by using advanced search functionality and social media. Suitable for undergraduate and masters students in all subjects.
Wednesday 6th March 2024

Advancing your literature searching skills (Science)

Date
06/03/2024 (14:00-15:00)
Location:
Microsoft Teams
Description
Develop your literature searching skills to find information for projects and dissertations. This session is suitable for undergraduates (year two onwards) and masters students studying science subjects.
Thursday 7th March 2024

Study skills: Referencing

Date
07/03/2024 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
Microsoft Teams
Description
Join the Learning Development team to explore the basic styles of referencing in this cross-faculty session, what to do with tricky sources, and where to find further advice and guidance on how to construct reference lists and bibliographies.

Critically evaluating information (Arts)

Date
07/03/2024 (14:00-15:00)
Location:
Microsoft Teams
Description
Discover how to think critically when reading and evaluating information, particularly papers found in published journals. Suitable for undergraduates (year two onwards) and masters students.

Dissertation series: the practicalities of your dissertation

Date
07/03/2024 (16:00-17:00)
Location:
Microsoft Teams
Description
Doing a?dissertation?requires you to manage your own time, set yourself deadlines, and to communicate effectively with your supervisor. We will be looking at some essential tools and ideas to help you manage your own independent research project.
Friday 8th March 2024

Conversation Cafe - Practise English conversation skills

Date
08/03/2024 (15:00-16:00)
Location:
Microsoft Teams
Description
The event is for any student at the University of Nottingham who wants to practice their English conversation skills in a friendly space.
Monday 11th March 2024

Using EndNote Online webinar

Date
11/03/2024 (10:00-11:00)
Location:
Microsoft Teams
Description
This session is suitable for all undergraduate and masters students.

Resource Spotlight: Web of Science

Date
11/03/2024 (12:00-12:30)
Location:
Microsoft Teams
Description
Our resource spotlights will guide you through a range of key resources to help you search effectively for information. Suitable for undergraduates and Masters students.
Wednesday 13th March 2024

Advancing your literature searching skills (Medicine and Health Sciences)

Date
13/03/2024 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
Microsoft Teams
Description
Develop your literature searching skills to find information for projects and dissertations. This session is suitable for undergraduates (year two onwards) and masters students studying Medicine and Health Sciences subjects.
Thursday 14th March 2024

Library Refuel Drop-in- University Mental Health Day

Date
14/03/2024 (11:00-17:00)
Location:
Various libraries
Description
Join us for our special Refuel sessions for University Mental Health Day. Grab a free hot drink from six of our libraries.
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