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

Library Live

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

Library Live is our programme of online training events to help students develop the skills they need. These short online sessions will cover topics including using Summon, APA 7th referencing, literature searching, and more.

Please see below for upcoming dates and booking forms, and view the tabs along the top of this page for session recordings and resources.

All sessions are held on Microsoft Teams. For one-to-one help or support, please contact us using the details below.


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Upcoming events

A notebook, laptop and coffee cup on a table with an empty chair next to it, in a leafy park.Please see sessions and dates below, and follow the links to register. Please register using your University email address. You will need to be logged into your University of Huddersfield Office365 account to access the registration forms.

Spring 2024

See dates, topics and links to register for each session below.

Kickstart your literature search
 Wednesday 14th February 2024
Time: 2.30-3.30pm

This webinar contains practical hints and tips to help you get started with literature searching. This session will be most helpful for final year undergraduate or postgraduate students starting on their dissertation, final year project, or major study.

Getting started with searching
Thursday 22nd February 2024
Time: 12-1pm

This session will help you get the most out of Summon, the library search engine and Google Scholar. It will cover the tips and tricks to finding the best information for your assignments.

APA 7th referencing for beginners
Friday 15th March 2024
Time: 2-3pm

This session is an introduction to APA 7th, the University of Huddersfield's official referencing style. There will be an explanation of how to reference and cite using the style, and opportunities to ask questions about referencing and citing. (Please note this session will not cover reference management software, see session below if this is of interest).

Managing your references using RefWorks and Mendeley
Tuesday 19th March 2024
Time: 1-2pm

This session will introduce techniques for keeping your references organised, including software that can create automatic references for you. 

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