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Postgraduate Researchers: Training

Online Training

Introduction to the Library, our services and resources for postgraduate researchers

Below you will find a link to the handout from the "Introduction to the Library, our services and resources for Postgraduate Researchers" .

We Can Get it: Introduction to Library Services for Postgraduate Researchers

All Postgraduate Researchers should attend one of the Introduction to the Library and Open Access for PGR Students sessions during their first year at Royal Holloway, as part of the Researcher Development Programme). 

Details of when these take place, how to sign up and a host of useful online tools and training resources can be found on the: 

Researcher Development Programme Moodle page.

Just click on 'Library' at the top on the Moodle page. 

Bitesize Library Training

Spring Term

Our Bitesize training sessions are 40 minute sessions on specific topics or resources, and are perfect for a quick skills top up, or to ask a question on a particular topic. This Term we will be running sessions on:

Finding Company Information - Friday 20th January 13:10 - 13:50

Who needs Netflix! - Friday 27th January 13:10 - 13:50

Fun with Maps - Friday 3rd February 13:10 - 13:50

Mass Observation Archive - Friday 10th February 13:10 - 13:50

Refworks - Friday 24th February 13:10 - 13:50

Endnote - Friday 3rd March 13:10 - 13:50

Shoah Archive and Human Rights Online - Friday 10th March 13:10 - 13:50

Beyond Royal Holloway - Friday 17th March 13:10 - 13:50


To request a session on another resource, or topic, contact your Information Consultant.

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