User education sessions take place in a computer lab for a group or one to one appointments are available. Guidance and support are provided around the following topics –

  • Navigating the search options available through IT Sligo subscribed resources.
  • Developing search strategies, selecting keywords and subject headings.
  • Saving searches and setting up search alerts.
  • Managing in text citations and referencing using EndNote web software.
  • Effective internet searching to retrieve relevant results from open access sources institutional repositories and grey literature.
  • How to avoid plagiarism and ensure academic integrity.