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Online events and training programme from the Library and Digital Skills.

Library Live

Library LiveWelcome to Library Live, the Library's online training events!

Please see below for upcoming dates and booking forms.

All training events are held on Microsoft Teams. Where available, recordings will be made available on this page after each event.

The registration forms are only available to University of Huddersfield members. You will need to be logged into your University of Huddersfield Microsoft account to access these.

If you see an "access denied" message on the registration forms, this is most likely because you are logged into Microsoft Office with a different account. To check this, go to office.com and click on your profile in the top right. You may need to log out and log back in using your University of Huddersfield credentials.

Upcoming events

Upcoming events and dates are below. Please use the registration links to sign up for these events.

Summon Tips & Tricks

Need some help using Summon? In this session, we will give you tips and tricks for getting the most out of the Library's search engine.

  • Dates: Mon 25th-Thu 28th October 2021
  • Times: 12.30-13.30 each day
  • Registration form

Top Tips for Job Searching

Searching for a part-time job, internship, placement or graduate role? Regardless of the type of opportunity you are looking for, job searching can be a challenge sometimes. This session, with guest speakers from the Careers service, will give you our top tips for getting the most out of your job search and finding an opportunity that is right for you.

  • Dates: Mon 1st-Thu 4th November 2021
  • Times: 12.30-13.30 each day
  • Registration form

All About Referencing

This week's events will teach you all about APA 7th referencing. It will consist of two sessions:

  • APA 7th for beginners: all you need to know to get started. (Mon and Wed)
  • How Do I Reference This? A detailed look at the most common referencing types. (Tue and Thu)

Each session will be repeated twice.

  • Dates: Mon 8th-Thu 11th November 2021
  • Times: 12.30-13.30 each day
  • Registration form

Self Care at University

In this event, the University's Wellbeing team will give practical advice on managing your mental health and wellbeing at University.

  • Dates: Mon 15th-Thu 18th November 2021
  • Times: 12.30-13.30 each day.
  • Registration form.

Digital Skills for Assignments, Projects and Dissertations

These four events will show you some of the digital tools available to you at University, and give you timesaving tips and tricks for getting the most out of them.

  • Mon 22nd November 2021: Organising group work with Microsoft Teams.
  • Tue 23rd November 2021: Dissertation formatting in Word.
  • Wed 24th November 2021: Planning a presentation.
  • Thu 25th November 2021: Poster creation in PowerPoint.

All sessions are 12.30-13.30.

Register using the online form.

Technology to support your learning

These sessions will focus on organisation and time-saving tools to help you organise your work, life and studies.

  • Mon 6th December 2021: Technology to support studying and learning.
  • Tue 7th December 2021: Mind mapping with MindView.
  • Wed 8th December 2021: Organising your work with OneDrive.
  • Thu 9th December 2021: Improve your digital skills with LinkedIn Learning.

All sessions are 12.30-13.30.

Register using the online form.

Mindfulness

A practice-based mindfulness session, with the University's Wellbeing team.

  • Dates: Mon 13th-Thu 16th December 2021.
  • Times: 12.30-13.30 each day.
  • Registration form.

Slides and recordings from 2021-22 events

Recordings and materials from previous events are below.

Recordings of 2020-21 training events

Contact

If you have any questions, or suggestions for future events, please contact library@hud.ac.uk.