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Searching for Information - using University of Suffolk resources (held in A004)

The workshop will run in A004

This workshop is aimed at first and second year students, although third years are welcome to attend.   


Attendees at the workshop will be able to access information efficiently and effectively.  Understand the different types of information available to them and the characteristics of each.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the session students will:

  • Be able to give examples of the services and support offered by Learning Services

  • Understand the nature and characteristics of different types of material, including:
    Books, Journals (scholarly) and popular trade journals, Newspapers, Webpage

  • Know how the first point of access for University of Suffolk Libraries on the MyUniversity of Suffolk page

  • Be able to search for a book in Summon

  • Be able to search for a journal article in Summon, understand how filters can be applied to limit and refine searches

  • Be able to access the article once in the database, print, email or download

  • Clarify any problems, issues identified during the session



Related LibGuide: Workshop: Searching for Information by Aaron Burrell

Monday, October 22, 2018
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Literature Searching Using Information
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Workshop Facilitator

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Sarah Robinson
Learning Services