Welcome to Library and IT at Stirling – Spring 2022

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 25th January1-2pmBook now
Wednesday 2nd February1-2pmBook now
Tuesday 8th February1-2pmBook 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
Friday 28th January11-12pmBook now
Thursday 3rd February1-2pmBook now
Wednesday 9th February11-12pmBook now
Tuesday 15th February 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
Thursday 20 January, 11-12pmMicrosoft Teams: Top tips for Online Classes
Tuesday 25th January, 11-12pmDissertation 1: Learn to Control Microsoft Word
Wednesday 26th January, 11-12pmDissertation 2: The Power of Word Styles
Thursday 27th January, 11-12pmDissertation 3: Take Control of Graphics, Charts, and Images
Monday 31st January, 11-12pm RefWorks Fundamentals
Tuesday 1st February, 10-11amAssignment Best Practice: Creating, Saving and Submitting using Word, OneDrive and Canvas
Tuesday 1st February, 12-1pmFinding Resources for your Dissertation
Monday 7th February, 11-12pmRefWorks for your Dissertation
Tuesday 15th February, 11-12pmFinding Library Resources

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 by searching for University of Stirling.

Get Social

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