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Library Saturday Workshop

The Library is running the following workshops during the Autumn Term on Saturday the 14th of October and 4th November. The workshops will be held in the Library Seminar Room on Level 1 of the Library. All staff and enrolled students are welcome

There are a maximum of 30 places on each workshop. They may not run if less than 5 people book - we will contact you if a workshop is cancelled.
If you have any queries please contact the Library


Date  & time

Autumn Workshops

14 Oct & 4 Nov

10:30 - 11.30

Getting Ready to Study

Introduction to information management, academic writing (Birkbeck Study skills) & what the Library has to offer: MOODLE module and resources by subject, etc.   Book Now 

12:00 - 13:00

Getting to grips with your reading list

Understand what you are being asked to read (book or book chapter, journal article, etc) and learn how to find it in the Library and eLibrary.  Book Now 

13:30 - 15:00

Finding information for your essays and assignments

Find books, articles, etc. on a particular topic. Learn to search the Library catalogue and our new Discover article search service by subject. Book Now 

15:30 - 17:00

Google Scholar vs Birkbeck Discover

Pick up tips on using Google Scholar and Birkbeck Discover. Essential functionality and features of both services. Learn how to effectively search.   Book Now 

Other workshops being offered by the Library 

Published: 13 September 2017