Training resources for your CPD

Information Skills Training Programme 2018: Session 1 What skills do you want to develop in 2018? Are you looking for resources to develop a particular skill or area of knowledge? Or have you used a resource which you found useful? This session will be a group discussion and will focus on freely available resources. Lizzie … Continue reading Training resources for your CPD

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How are you getting on with the productivity tools we discussed?

As suggested by participants, I'm running a follow-up to the workshop held in September on productivity tools to make your working life easier. Attendance at the initial workshop is not a pre-requisite. Come together with colleagues from across CCI to discuss which tools you've tried out, how you've integrated them into your workflow and share what … Continue reading How are you getting on with the productivity tools we discussed?

New information skills event announcement: Power Up Your Productivity

Ever thought about incorporating tools or apps for productivity into your working life, but been overwhelmed by the options? Don’t worry, you’re not alone! Join us for an overview of the main types of productivity tool and how you can integrate them into your day. I’ll be demonstrating some of the common features using the … Continue reading New information skills event announcement: Power Up Your Productivity

Recreational Reads Launch Event

The recreational reads collection uncovers conservation stories, popular science & memoirs hidden in the library. Everyone in the CCI Community is invited to join us to celebrate the launch of the recreational reads collection and find the book for you! When: Thursday 13th July, 2:00 - 2:30pm Where: A.G. Leventis Library, David Attenborough Building Add … Continue reading Recreational Reads Launch Event

Getting information to come to you: keeping up to date with search alerts and more

Part of the Information Skills Training Programme from the A.G. Leventis Library & Information Service. Whether you’re interested in scientific research, wildlife crime incidents or the latest financial news, keeping up to date can sometimes seem like a full time job! If you sign up for every newsletter and alert that looks useful your inbox … Continue reading Getting information to come to you: keeping up to date with search alerts and more

How to pretend to be a graphic designer: tools to make visual content creation easy

This session has now finished. The summary can be found here. To express your interest in a repeat of this session please contact lizzie.sparrow@cciservices.co.uk. Part of the Information Skills Training Programme from the A.G. Leventis Library & Information Service. Do you have to create posters or images for reports/other publications? Ever find yourself exasperated trying … Continue reading How to pretend to be a graphic designer: tools to make visual content creation easy