Welcome to Library and IT at Stirling

Information Services invites you to join us for some fantastic events to help you hit the ground running when it comes to the Library and IT at the University of Stirling.

What’s on…

Essential Student Guide to Library and IT Services

Learn all about the Library and IT services at Stirling including how to install Office365 for free, access our many online resources, and use our wonderful Library. All new students are asked to attend the Essential Guide to Library and IT Services workshop. This workshop will give you a head start in your academic studies.

DateTimeBook a place
Monday 13th September 12-1pm Book now
Wednesday 15th September 1-2pm Book now
Wednesday 22nd September 1-2pm Book now
Tuesday 28th September 1-2pm Book now

Learning Online – Canvas and Teams

Wondering how to make your way around Canvas? Join one of our Canvas orientation workshops for advice on logging in/navigation, setting up notifications, groups and using group tools, getting help, and our new Teams integration. Learning Online – Canvas and Teams is a compulsory workshop for all students.

DateTimeBook a place
Wednesday 1st September1-2pmBook now
Tuesday 14th September1-2pm Book now
Thursday 23rd September1-2pm Book now
Monday 27th September12-1pmBook now

Stirling Essentials Study Skills Workshops

We have a great set of library and IT study skills webinar workshops to help you prepare for successful study at Stirling. The webinars are informal and there will be opportunities to ask questions. We’ve listed somne of them below. For more information and to book a place click on the title of the session(s) you are interested in.

Date and timeTitle
Thursday 16th September, 1-2pmUsing Microsoft Teams
Wednesday 22nd September, 12-1pmUsing Word to write assignments
Friday 24th September, 12-1pmOffice 365 for Students
Tuesday 28th September, 12-1pmTech Tips to Help you Learn (part 1)
Thursday 30th September, 12-1pmTech Tips to Help you Learn (part 2)

Visit Stirling Essentials Study Skills Workshops for a full list of all study skills webinars including sessions on writing, reading, studying and researching.

Welcome Zone

Staff and students will be available to help answer your first-week questions. No question is a silly question, so please feel free to ask whatever is on your mind. If we can’t give you an answer, we will help you to find someone who can.

  • Saturday 11th September to Wednesday 15th September, 10am-4pm in the Lochside Marquee.

Library Tours

Check out the Library, meet our friendly Library staff and find out all about the services and facilities on offer.

Find a tour time to suit you (available from the start of semester).

Wi-Fi Wizards

Need help getting connected to Wi-Fi? Our Wi-Fi Wizards will help you get online. You’ll find them, in the Library on level 2 in front of the Information Centre.

Your all new University of Stirling app!

Get all your university services at your fingertips with our new University of Stirling app! The University of Stirling app provides real-time, on-the-go, anytime information to support you during your time at Stirling. It is available to all students and staff for free.

Find the app on the Apple Store or the Google Play Store under University of Stirling.

Get Social

Keep up-to-date with all your Library and IT information by following us on social media.

See the University’s handy guide to find out more about what you can expect during your first week at Stirling.