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Cape Town Branch Library: Library Training

Western Cape Region

Library Training 2023

Library training:

Please book by clicking on this link: https://forms.office.com/r/1nKSuJNjhj

Training is provided Tuesday - Thursday at 10h00 daily.

Join using the following link: http://tinyurl.com/mr9a7pdw   

  • Introduction to the Library Services and Procedures & Library Catalogue
  • Electronic resources
  • Introduction to Referencing
  • Personalised Information Training

If you would like to book a session before then, or after hours (Monday - Thursday at 6pm or Saturday at 10am) please email ctnlib@unisa.ac.za

 

MAY 2024

TIMESLOT:10h00 – 11h00

DATE

TRAINING UNIT

Tuesday 7

Introduction to Referencing

Wednesday 8

Introduction to Referencing

Thursday 9

Introduction to Referencing

Tuesday 14

Introduction to Library catalogue

Wednesday 15

Introduction to Library catalogue

Thursday 16

Introduction to Library catalogue

Tuesday 21

Introduction to e-resources

Wednesday 22

Introduction to e-resources

Thursday 23

Introduction to e-resources

Tuesday 28

Introduction to Referencing

Thursday 30

Introduction to Referencing

Using the Unisa Library catalogue

This training unit will cover the following:

  • Basic Search Options
  • Essential request options
  • Basic Search Skills

 

Introduction to Referencing

This training unit cover the following:

  • Defining reference sources
  • Types of reference sources (print & online)
  • How to access referencing sources
  • Copyright
  • Plagiarism
  • What is referencing?
  • In-text referencing
  • Referencing styles
  • Reference management tools

 

Plagiarism

Introduction to Library Services

This training unit will cover the following:

  • Introduction to the Library Services and Procedures & Library Catalogue
  • Electronic resources
  • Introduction referencing
  • Personalised Information Training

Book for Training

Library training:

Please book by clicking on this link: https://forms.office.com/r/1nKSuJNjhj

Training is provided Tuesday - Thursday at 10h00 daily.

Join using the following link: http://tinyurl.com/mr9a7pdw   

Introduction to E-Resources

This training unit will cover the following:

  • How to use the A-Z list of electronic resources on the Library website
  • How to use the electronic resources by subject on the Library website
  • How to use the Unisa Library e-Journal Finder
  • How to access e-resources (including e-books and e-reference sources)
  • Electronic Thesis & Dissertations
  • Using Google Scholar

 

2024 January - June training schedule with links to join