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Forthcoming skills sessions

  • Oct
    23
    Finding High Quality Information – Where to Start?
    Training Room, Leicester General Library - 10:00
    An overview of some of the best information resources and how to use them. This is a hands-on session where users will get experience of using the resources to answer questions.
  • Oct
    23
    A Step-by-Step Guide to Searching for Literature
    Training Room, Leicester General Library - 14:00
    A librarian will guide you through our seven steps and show you how to conduct a quality literature search. We will also explain how to access the fulltext of articles. Top tips and a comprehensive handout will be provided
  • Nov
    05
    Health Literacy Awareness
    Seminar Room 2, Education Centre, Glenfield Hospital - 09:30
    A session that explores what health literacy is, why it is important and what we can do to provide information for patients who may have low levels of health literacy.
  • Nov
    14
    Critical Reading Made Easy: Introduction to Research Methodologies & Statistics
    Training Room, Glenfield Hospital Library - 09:30
    Introduction to critical appraisal principles, essential statistics and qualitative research. Suitable for: All staff needing to read and understand research; especially junior doctors preparing for examinations, Trust grade doctors, staff embarking on research projects, those wanting to launch and run journal clubs.
  • Nov
    14
    UHL Writing Club
    Odames Library Meeting Room, Leicester Royal Infirmary - 13:00
    A talk for the UHL Writing Club with invited guest speaker to discuss aspects of the writing and publication process. This session will welcome Mr John Houghton, Cardiovascular Clinical Research Fellow, to present on writing conference abstracts and posters. Suitable for: All staff groups, especially junior doctors, researchers and those undertaking programmes of study.
  • Nov
    14
    Critical Reading Made Easy: Practical Appraisal
    Training Room, Glenfield Hospital Library - 13:00
    This session focuses on appraising a randomised controlled trial, a systematic review and an observational study. The papers selected change for each session so you are able to come more than once to hone your skills. Suitable for: All staff needing to read and understand research; especially junior doctors preparing for examinations, Trust grade doctors, staff embarking on research projects, those wanting to launch and run journal clubs.
  • Nov
    15
    Finding High Quality Information – Where to Start?
    Training Room, Glenfield Hospital Library - 10:00
    An overview of some of the best information resources and how to use them. This is a hands-on session where users will get experience of using the resources to answer questions.
  • Nov
    15
    A Step-by-Step Guide to Searching for Literature
    Training Room, Glenfield Hospital Library - 14:00
    A librarian will guide you through our seven steps and show you how to conduct a quality literature search. We will also explain how to access the fulltext of articles. Top tips and a comprehensive handout will be provided
  • Nov
    26
    Finding High Quality Information – Where to Start?
    Training Room, Odames Library, LRI - 10:00
    An overview of some of the best information resources and how to use them. This is a hands-on session where users will get experience of using the resources to answer questions.
  • Nov
    26
    Finding High Quality Information – Where to Start?
    Training Room, Odames Library, LRI - 10:00
    An overview of some of the best information resources and how to use them. This is a hands-on session where users will get experience of using the resources to answer questions.
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  • Glenfield Hospital
    Library, Education Centre
    Groby Road
    LEICESTER
    LE3 9QP
  • Leicester General Hospital
    Library, Education Centre
    Gwendolen Road
    LEICESTER
    LE5 4PW
  • Leicester Royal Infirmary
    Odames Library
    Level 1, Victoria Building, Infirmary Square
    LEICESTER
    LE1 5WW