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
Tuesday 28th September 1-2pmBook now
Friday 1st October 12-1pm Book now
Wednesday 6th October 1-2pmBook now
Wednesday 13th October 1-2pmBook 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
Monday 27th September 12-1pm Book now
Monday 4th October 1-2pmBook now
Friday 15th October 10-11amBook 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 some 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
Tuesday 28th September, 12-1pm Tech Tips to Help you Learn (part 1)
Thursday 30th September, 12-1pm Tech Tips to Help you Learn (part 2)
Tuesday 5th October, 11-12pmUsing Word to create a dissertation/thesis
Wednesday 6th October, 12-1pmUsing Microsoft Teams
Wednesday 6th October, 2-3pmWord styles for dissertations/theses
Thursday 7th October, 11-12pmManaging objects (photos, tables, graphs) in your dissertation
Tuesday 12th October, 1-2pmUsing Word to Write Assignments
Thursday 14 October, 1-2pmOffice 365 for Students

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

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

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.