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Introduction to the Library (online)

Introduction to the Library (online) Online


This 30 minute session introduces you to the Library and the resources we offer. It's recommended for all new starters at Essex, especially students in their first year of study. It will help you become familiar with the Library and the services available to help you with your studies & research.


Key areas covered

  • Navigating the Library website to search for information and support
  • Introduction to reading lists, subject guides, and referencing guidance
  • Using a physical Library and finding books on the shelves

Essex students: book your place here!

We encourage students to book onto our workshops via CareerHub in order to keep a record of their learning

Don't have access to CareerHub? You can register below.

It's not a requirement to preregister for our online workshops. You can decide on the day to join a session by logging in with the Zoom link: https://essex-university.zoom.us/j/98105127368?from=addon

Need a room to join from?

If you are on Colchester Campus but don't have a convenient place to join this online session from, you can come to the Library Reading Room Training Room on the ground floor of the Albert Sloman Library on Square 5. If you have trouble finding it, please ask for directions at the Library Helpdesk.

Remember to bring your own webcam enabled device and headphones.

Related LibGuide: Skills at Library by Clarissa St Yves

Thursday 1 December 2022
12:30 - 13:00
Time Zone:
UK, Ireland, Lisbon Time (change)
This is an online event. Event URL will be sent via registration email.
  Academic Staff     Postgraduate - Research     Postgraduate - Taught     Undergraduate  

Registration is required. There are 50 seats available.

Looking for more opportunities to develop your skills? Visit Workshops at Library to discover more sessions designed to support Essex students and researchers.

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Event Organizer

Tom O'Toole-Mills

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