Upcoming Events

Critical thinking and writing

Critical thinking is an essential skill for academic study and is probably one of the most transferable skills you will develop at university. This workshop will introduce you to the concept of critical thinkin...
Date:
Wednesday, February 1, 2017
Time:
10:00 - 11:30
Location:
BJL Skills Room 1 - Ground floor, Hull
Categories:
Critical thinking and writing UG
Register! - 16 seats left

Finding quality journal articles for postgraduates

The Library subscribes to a wide range of databases which you can use to find quality journal articles. The databases available via the Library spread across a number of subject disciplines and this session wil...
Date:
Monday, February 6, 2017
Time:
10:00 - 11:30
Location:
BJL Skills Room 1 - Ground floor, Hull
Categories:
Finding quality journal articles for postgraduates PG
Register! - 19 seats left

Referencing with Harvard or APA

Regardless of which subject you are writing for, there are key points you should consider when referencing. A large part of referencing properly is simply a case of following rules and an uninformed or careless...
Date:
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
Time:
14:00 - 15:30
Location:
BJL Skills Room 1 - Ground floor, Hull
Categories:
Referencing with Harvard or APA UG/PG
Register! - 19 seats left

Referencing with Footnotes

Regardless of which subject you are writing for, there are key points you should consider when referencing. A large part of referencing properly is simply a case of following rules and an uninformed or careless...
Date:
Thursday, February 9, 2017
Time:
10:00 - 11:30
Location:
BJL Skills Room 1 - Ground floor, Hull
Categories:
Referencing with Footnotes UG/PG
Register! - 20 seats left

Essay writing

Regardless of which subject you are writing for, there are key points you should consider when writing essays. This workshop will provide some tips on how to plan, structure and draft an essay. It will also pr...
Date:
Saturday, February 11, 2017
Time:
11:00 - 12:30
Location:
BJL Skills Room 1 - Ground floor, Hull
Categories:
Essay writing (UG) UG
Register! - 19 seats left

Writing critically

This workshop will introduce postgraduate students to some of the key points to consider when writing critically. The workshop will review what it means to be critical when writing, and then go on to explore th...
Date:
Monday, February 13, 2017
Time:
10:00 - 11:30
Location:
BJL Skills Room 1 - Ground floor, Hull
Categories:
PG Writing critically
Register! - 1 seats left

Using RefWorks to manage your references

Referencing your work can be quite difficult, but if you use dedicated software such as RefWorks, this can take all the hard work of referencing away. RefWorks is an online bibliographic management tool design...
Date:
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
Time:
10:00 - 11:30
Location:
Cohen 107 Computer Room, Hull
Categories:
UG/PG Using RefWorks to manage your references
Register! - 47 seats left

Creating academic presentations with PowerPoint

Do you have to create or give PowerPoint presentations and feel like you are struggling to produce the sorts of interesting and dynamic slides you would like? This is a hands-on workshop that will make sure yo...
Date:
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
Time:
14:00 - 16:00
Location:
BJL Skills Room 1 - Ground floor, Hull
Categories:
Creating academic presentations with PowerPoint UG
Register! - 20 seats left

Microsoft Word 1: Essentials for academic writing

Do you use Microsoft Word like a typewriter e.g. clicking on B to apply bold to a piece of text or pressing the Enter key several times to create space between paragraphs? This method, although it does get the...
Date:
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Time:
14:00 - 16:00
Location:
Cohen 107 Computer Room, Hull
Categories:
Microsoft Word 1: Essentials for academic writing UG/PG
Register! - 40 seats left

Advanced research practices: Bibliometrics and impact factors

The ability to assess the impact of research is growing in importance. This master class covers the concepts of bibliometrics and impact factors and introduces the range of tools available for analysing resear...
Date:
Thursday, February 16, 2017
Time:
14:00 - 15:30
Location:
BJL Skills Room 1 - Ground floor, Hull
Categories:
Advanced research practices: Bibliometrics and impact factors PG
Register! - 16 seats left

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