Information skills training programme

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Upcoming sessions


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

Thursday 22nd June, 10.15-10.45am

An introduction to creating appealing and effective visual resources such as posters using simple and free online tools. More information …

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

Wednesday 12th July, 3.15-3.45pm

Learn how to set up tailored alerts to keep up to date with the latest news and / or journal articles in your field without you or your inbox being overwhelmed. More information …

Previous sessions

Spring 2017

23 February: Reference Management with Mendeley & Zotero

2 March: Collaborative Writing

9 March: Accessing E-Journals

16 March: Finding Grey Literature

23 March: University Library Tour

30 March: Twitter as a News Source

6 April: Libraries in Cambridge

13 April: Understanding Open Access

November – December 2016

17 November: Drop-in session: The A.G. Leventis Library catalogue

24 November: Beyond books: Finding grey literature

1 December: Drop-in session: Registering for a University Library Card

8 December: University Library Tour for CCI Partner staff – for details of upcoming orientation tours at the University Library see

15 December: Drop-in session: Finding images you can use