Our handy Skills Boost sessions help you get up and running with your University work.

Attend an online session and we'll help equip you with the skills you need to conquer your assignments!

Click on the title of your chosen session/s for more information or to register.

 

Session timetable

Skills Boost session timetable
Date Session Start time End time Location
Monday
05-09-2022
Finding books, searching SUPrimo and Reading Lists 12:00 12:45 Online (Zoom)
Wednesday
07-09-2022
Finding books, searching SUPrimo and Reading Lists 12:15 13:00 On-campus
Monday
12-09-2022
Finding books, searching SUPrimo and Reading Lists 12:00 12:45 Online (Zoom)
Wednesday
14-09-2022
Finding books, searching SUPrimo and Reading Lists 12:15 13:00 On-campus
Monday
19-09-2022
Literature searching: how to find and use databases 12:00 12:45 Online (Zoom)
Wednesday
21-09-2022
Finding books, searching SUPrimo and Reading Lists 12:15 13:00 On-campus
Monday
26-09-2022
University holiday - no session
Wednesday
28-09-2022
Literature searching: how to find and use databases 12:15 13:00 On-campus
Monday
03-10-2022
Predatory publishing 12:00 12:45 Online (Zoom)
Wednesday
05-10-2022
Literature searching: how to find and use databases 12:15 13:00 On-campus
Monday
10-10-2022
Referencing skills: how and why you should reference 12:00  12:45 Online (Zoom) 
Wednesday
12-10-2022
Referencing skills: how and why you should reference 12:15  13:00  On-campus
Monday
17-10-2022
Evaluating information 12:00 12:45  Online (Zoom)
Wednesday
19-10-2022
Evaluating information 12:15  13:00  On-campus
Monday
24-10-2022
Google and Google Scholar: how to get the best results 12:00 12:45  Online (Zoom)
Wednesday
26-10-2022
Google and Google Scholar: how to get the best results 12:15  13:00  On-campus
Monday
31-10-2022
Information Types Week: Finding grey literature 12:00  12:45  Online (Zoom)
Monday
31-10-2022
Information Types Week: Finding and accessing Open Access resources 16:00 16:45  Online (Zoom)
Tuesday
01-11-2022
Information Types Week: Introduction to Archives & Special Collections 12:00  12:45  Online (Zoom)
Tuesday
01-11-2022
Information Types Week: Finding Technical Standards 16:00  16:45  Online (Zoom)
Wednesday
02-11-2022
Information Types Week: Company information 12:00  12:45  Online (Zoom)
Wednesday
02-11-2022
Information Types Week: Finding legislation 16:00  16:45  Online (Zoom)
Thursday
03-11-2022
Information Types Week: Market and Industry information 12:00  12:45  Online (Zoom)
Thursday
03-11-2022
Information Types Week: Exploring Strathclyde's historical newspaper collection 16:00  16:45  Online (Zoom)
Friday
04-11-2022
Information Types Week: Finding case law 12:00  12:45  Online (Zoom)
Monday
07-11-2022
Everything you wanted to know about Copyright but were afraid to ask 12:00  12:45  Online (Zoom)
Wednesday
09-11-2022
Everything you wanted to know about Copyright but were afraid to ask 12:15  13:00  On-campus
Monday
14-11-2022
Tips to boost your wellbeing 12:00  12:45  Online (Zoom)
Wednesday
16-11-2022
Tips to boost your wellbeing 12:15  13:00  On-campus
Monday
21-11-2022 
Exam preparation 12:00 12:45 Online (Zoom) 
Wednesday
23-11-2022 
Exam preparation 12:15  13:00  On-campus