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Forthcoming skills sessions

  • Nov
    05
    Simple adaptive technologies and tips to enable staff with dyslexia or physical disabilities to access information and evidence
    Library - 12:00
    Learner objectives • Learn from colleagues in the Trust about tips and tricks to access digital information where physical or learning difficulties such as dyslexia may be a hurdle
  • Nov
    05
    Support for journal clubs and reading groups
    Library - 13:00
    Learner objectives • Find out what is a journal club is and how the Library can support a journal club in your department • Find out what reading groups there are at CHS and feel inspired to set a new one up • How to request articles for journal clubs • Brief overview of copyright
  • Dec
    03
    Introduction to referencing techniques and tools
    Library - 12:00
    Learner objectives • Resources to help staff understand what referencing is and why they should use it • How to access and utilise some freely available reference management packages • Following referencing styles
  • Dec
    03
    Accessing e-books and e-journals
    Library - 13:00
    Learner objectives • Understand how to access e-books and e-journals via NHS OpenAthens • Search for specific titles • Set up e-journal alerts • Overview of e-journals for your speciality • Search the Library catalogue
  • Dec
    03
    Join the Library and discover resources for your speciality
    Library - 13:30
    Learner objectives • Dedicated time to manage all the processes related to joining the Library: completing a membership form, setting up an NHS OpenAthens account, requesting 24/7 access to the Library, setting up access to Up To Date, self registration for Knowledgeshare, how to search the catalogue, accessing reading groups and leisure reads • Tour of the Library and Library facilities • Specific Library resources related to your specialty
  • Croydon University Hospital
    PGMC
    530 London Road
    CROYDON
    Surrey
    CR7 7YE