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List of available workshops offered by ECU Library

ECU Library offers a variety of workshops during the Academic year.  Please browse what is on offer and register your interest to attend.

The workshops are designed to help save you time and become more proficient in researching and using the ECU Library and its resources.

Take a look at each campus to see what's on offer near you. 

Library Lunch and Learn

Library Lunch & Learn is a series of bite-sized sessions (under and hour) held at the Mount Lawley and South West Libraries.  Sessions include:

  • How to use ECU Library
  • Using ECU Worldsearch
  • Researching your Assignment
  • Referencing
  • Mind Mapping
  • Streaming Music & Videos

At Joondalup, the Subject Librarians offer subject specific assignment drop-in sessions each week during semester

For more information click on the campus tab most relevant to you.

Getting started with Endnote

Introduction to EndNote Workshops:

These introductory sessions will include:

• Creating and organising an EndNote library

• Adding references to a library both manually and by using direct export or filters

• Using the Group function to organise references             

• Inserting and editing citations in a Word document using EndNote’s Cite While You Write (CWYW) function

• Formatting references in APA reference style in a word document

These sessions are available at each campus. See additional information on EndNote workshops on the EndNote Library Guide

Lynda Campus Courses

Need some help using software? What about time management skills? Managing Stress? Entrepreneurship? Excel? Powerpoint? Word? EndNote? 

Take a look at Lynda Campus, a comprehensive collection of expert video tutorials and courses that can be viewed at your own pace whilst on campus or at home. Students and Staff have unlimited access to Lynda.com during their time at ECU, and can access videos on a wide variety of topics. 

ECU Research Week 2017 - Library Events


This year's Research Week focuses on how we can ‘Connect with the Big Picture’. Learn how you can link and collaborate with research partners, industry and the broader community during the week... download the brochure

Would you like to enter the Library’s ORCID ID Lucky Draw and win a $100 Co-op Bookshop voucher?

Do you have an ORCID ID?

Enter the Library’s ORCID ID Lucky Draw between 11 – 23 Sept 2017 and get a chance to win yourself a AUD 100 Co-op Bookshop voucher - entry boxes are available at all Campus libraries!

Library Workshop : Useful Measures and Metrics for Early Career Researchers

Find out more about useful measures and metrics for your research publications.

Join the Library session on Thursday, Joondalup Campus, 21 Sept 2017, Building 31 Room 447, 11-12pm

To register : http://www.ecu.edu.au/research/week/events

SUPERcomputing and BIG data for researchers,

Thursday, 21 Sept 2017, Joondalup Building 31: Room 447 (Library), 9-11.30 am.

Take your research to the next level with super computing and big data!. Hear from an ECU researcher on their experience using PAWSEY : followed by a tour of the Pawsey Supercomputing Centre (see below).

To register: http://www.ecu.edu.au/research/week/events

Free Tour to the PAWSEY SUPERCOMPUTING CENTRE, Thursday, 21 Sept 2017

See the available supercomputers and storage systems available and learn on how to get access to the data portal and training events available to researchers

Free transport from Joondalup Campus to the Pawsey Centre will be provided to ECU staff and students

To register: http://www.ecu.edu.au/research/week/events

 

ANDS Monthly Tech Talk @ ECU Library

Monthly Tech Talks are a series of Australia-wide virtual and face-to-face meetings with inspiring talks and a panel discussion on the monthly topic. All events are free of charge and open to everyone.

The ECU Library is one of the 8 hub locations hosting the Monthly Tech Talk events.

TechTalk is held on the first Friday of the month - meet at the Library, Joondalup Building 31 Room 447

Click here to find out more about the next Tech Talk topic and to register for the next event. Refreshments provided.

Research Workshops

ECU Library regularly presents workshops in conjunction with other areas of the University. Check here regularly for details.

Online Tutorials available 24/7

 

 

 

These online videos are available for you to view at any time.

Referencing

How to Find books and eBooks in ECU Worldsearch

Finding Journal Articles in ECU Worldsearch

Using eBooks