Stratford workshop timetable

There are a range of academic development workshops available for students studying in Stratford. All workshops are free of charge unless stated otherwise.

You will need your Birkbeck username and password to book a place. If you are not yet fully enrolled or only very recently enrolled, you can still sign up by contacting us.

These workshops are open to all Birkbeck students.

If you book a place on a workshop and later cannot attend, please cancel your booking so that we can offer your place to another student.

Email: learningstratford@bbk.ac.uk
Phone: 020 3073 8042

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October 2017
Tue 24 OctReading for academic purposes
For enrolled Stratford students

Theme tags: Academic Skills
Stratford
18:00 to 19:30University Square Stratford, room US 2.3030 places left
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Tue 24 OctAcademic resources for assignments: what they are and how to use them
You will learn about the various types of information sources available for library research and how to select the right one for your assignment.
For enrolled Stratford students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Library skills, Research skills
Stratford
18:30 to 20:00University Square Stratford, room US G.256 places left
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Tue 24 OctNote Making for Academic Purposes
Making effective notes from your reading and in lectures requires you to engage in several activities all at once.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic Skills
Stratford
19:30 to 21:00University Square Stratford, room TBA28 places left
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Wed 25 OctStratford One to One
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic Skills
Stratford
16:00 to 18:00University Square Stratford, room US G.25No booking required
Sat 28 OctAcademic resources for assignments: what they are and how to use them
You will learn about the various types of information sources available for library research and how to select the right one for your assignment.
For enrolled Stratford students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Library skills, Research skills
Stratford
15:00 to 16:30University Square Stratford, room US G.25fully booked
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Tue 31 OctAn introduction to Birkbeck’s eLibrary and Library catalogue
You will learn how to make effective use of the Library catalogue, the primary tool for finding information, and explore Birkbeck’s eLibrary
For enrolled Stratford students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Library skills, Research skills
Stratford
18:30 to 20:00University Square Stratford, room US G.257 places left
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November 2017
Sat 04 NovAn introduction to Birkbeck’s eLibrary and Library catalogue
You will learn how to make effective use of the Library catalogue, the primary tool for finding information, and explore Birkbeck’s eLibrary
For enrolled Stratford students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Library skills, Research skills
Stratford
18:30 to 20:00University Square Stratford, room US G.256 places left
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Tue 07 NovSearching electronic resources: finding ebooks and journal articles for your assignment
In this workshop you will learn how to make effective use of electronic books and journals in Birkbeck’s eLibrary.
For enrolled Stratford students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Library skills, Research skills
Stratford
18:30 to 20:00University Square Stratford, room US G.257 places left
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Sat 11 NovSearching electronic resources: finding ebooks and journal articles for your assignment
In this workshop you will learn how to make effective use of electronic books and journals in Birkbeck’s eLibrary.
For enrolled Stratford students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Library skills, Research skills
Stratford
15:00 to 16:30University Square Stratford, room US G.253 places left
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Tue 14 NovHow to search for internet resources, including images, for assignments
In this workshop you will learn how to make effective use of the internet to find reliable information online.
For enrolled Stratford students

Theme tags: Research skills
Stratford
18:30 to 20:00University Square Stratford, room US G.256 places left
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Sat 18 NovHow to search for internet resources, including images, for assignments
In this workshop you will learn how to make effective use of the internet to find reliable information online.
For enrolled Stratford students

Theme tags: Research skills
Stratford
15:00 to 16:30University Square Stratford, room US G.256 places left
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Tue 21 NovImproving your research strategy for assignments
In this workshop you will learn how to improve the way you plan your research and search for information.
For enrolled Stratford students

Theme tags: Research skills
Stratford
18:30 to 20:00University Square Stratford, room US G.256 places left
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Sat 25 NovImproving your research strategy for assignments
In this workshop you will learn how to improve the way you plan your research and search for information.
For enrolled Stratford students

Theme tags: Research skills
Stratford
15:00 to 16:30University Square Stratford, room US G.252 places left
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