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Cape Town Branch Library: Library Training

Western Cape Region

Using the Unisa Library catalogue

This training unit will cover the following:

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

Prerequisites: Need mouse and keyboard skills, and student attendees must have joined myUnisa

Using Reference Sources

This training unit cover the following:

  • Defining reference sources
  • Types of reference sources (print & online)
  • How to access referencing sources

Prerequisite: First attend the Library Catalogue training offered by the Unisa Library.

Social Media

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

Law Journals Training

UNISA ONLINE LIBRARY TRAINING FOR LAW STUDENTS  

INVITATION TOPIC:

Finding e-books and journal articles using Library databases

Date: 21 June  2022; 10h00-12h00

Open  link  to register for the training.

For enquiries, contact Ms Yegis Naidu

Naiduy@unisa.ac.za

Book for Training

ONLINE (TEAMS) LIBRARY TRAINING JUNE 2022

CLICK TO JOIN:  https://tinyurl.com/35whvnb3  

Cape Town Branch Library: Online Library Training 2022 schedule

Month                      June 2022

Time                         10h00 - 12h00

Date

Training Unit

Wednesday 1

Introduction to the library services and procedures & Library Catalogue

Thursday 2

Introduction to the library services and procedures & Library Catalogue

Monday 6

Electronic resources

Tuesday 7

Electronic resources

Wednesday 8

Electronic resources

Thursday 9 

Electronic resources

Monday 13

Introduction to Referencing Techniques

Tuesday 14

Introduction to Referencing Techniques

Wednesday 15

Introduction to Referencing Techniques

Thursday 16

PUBLIC HOLIDAY - YOUTH DAY - LIBRARY CLOSED

Monday 20

Introduction to the library services and procedures & Library Catalogue

Tuesday 21

Introduction to the library services and procedures & Library Catalogue

Wednesday 22

Introduction to the library services and procedures & Library Catalogue

Thursday 23

Introduction to the library services and procedures & Library Catalogue

Monday 27

Electronic resources

Tuesday 28

Electronic resources

Wednesday 29

Electronic resources

Thursday 30

Electronic resources

 

 

Training videos

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

Prerequisite: First attend the Library Catalogue training offered by the Unisa Library.

Introduction to Reference Techniques

This training unit will cover the following:

  • Copyright
  • Plagiarism
  • What is referencing?
  • In-text referencing
  • Referencing styles
  • Reference management tools

Students are required to book in order to attend training: