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THE STAFF AT THE LIBRARY WOULD LIKE TO

WELCOME YOU TO MAYNOOTH UNIVERSITY!

Avoiding Plagiarism

Learn how to avoid plagiarism and

acknowledge sources used in your essay

or theses.

Session 5: Reading - Research Your Title;

Session 6: Top 10 errors in Essay Writing;

Session 7: Conclusions and Introductions;

Session 8: Bibliographies and Referencing

To help you get the most from the Library we have a number of information

sessions taking place in the Library. Sessions last no more than 30 minutes.

To attend these sessions, check the poster beside the LIST banner and make

your way to the allocated room.

How to search for information on a topic

This session will cover the most effective

way to search for books, journal articles

and more on a topic.

Managing Stress Effectively

Strategies for recognising and managing

your stress more effectively. (Please note

the duration of this session is 45 minutes)

Better Assignments with online tools

Discover software you can use to help

you plan your assignments, track your

research, keep up with all your readings

and proofread your written work. Find out

more in this session and start submitting

more polished assignments.

Business Etiquette

- “How to fit in from day one”

Norms and standards of behaviour in a

professional workplace.

Career Options after your Degree

Where do I start? What’s out there for

me?

Coping with College Life

Opportunity to discuss how best to

manage your transition to college and

maintain an effective work/life balance

amidst all the demands of college life.

Copy & Print Service (C&PS)

A demonstration on using the

photocopiers, scanning and printing in

the Library.

CVs - make yours work for you

CV structure, layout, what employers

want.

Essay Writing Skills

Session 1: The A-Z of Essay Writing;

Session 2: Brainstorming; Session 3:

Making an Argument - The Paragraph;

Session 4: Grammar & Sentencing;

Excelling at job interviews

What do I need to do?

Finding items on your reading list

Using LibrarySearch, this session will

cover how to find books and journal

articles.

Finding Postgraduate Theses

Suitable for final year, undergraduate

and postgraduate students. It will focus

on three topics (1) Postgraduate theses

available in Maynooth University Library,

(2) library databases listing theses, (3)

‘Open Access’ theses for Ireland, UK and

Europe.

Free apps for students

Find out about the range of freely

available apps that you can use to keep

on top of your studies and student life.

From Searching to Researching

Entering words into a search engine

is great for finding a quick answer

but it won’t always give you the best

evidence for your arguments. In this

session learn how to research rather than

search for the best information for your

assignments.

How Counselling can help - accessing and

availing of the Student Counselling Service

Information session on how to access

and avail of counselling as a way of

providing help and support throughout

the academic year.

Introduction to Moodle

In this session, you will be introduced to

the virtual learning environment, Moodle.

You will learn how to access module

resources, read and respond to forum

posts and upload assignments in Moodle.

This session is facilitated by Moodle

Support.

Introduction to Turnitin

Turnitin is plagiarism prevention

software. This session will demonstrate

how to self-check your work in Turnitin

to help avoid plagiarism. We will also

demonstrate how to submit turnitin

assignments in Moodle. This session is

facilitated by Moodle Support.

Lightning Typing

Drop in to get started with an online

typing course and save time on web

searches, writing assignments and emails

with faster touch typing.

Manage your references using EndNote

Find out how you can quickly and easily

collect and manage your references. Store

references and insert them into your essay

or thesis in the preferred referencing style

using EndNote Web format.

Managing Anxiety

Strategies and techniques to help you

recognise and better understand the

impact of anxiety on daily living so as

to manage this common problem more

effectively.

Personal Statements for Postgraduate Study

How to write statements for Postgraduate

Study.

Russell Library Tour

Join us for a tour of the Russell Library

and discover some of the superb

collections of early-printed books,

manuscripts and archives which make

this Library a leading resource for

academic research and teaching. Meet at

the Russell Library. Ask at the Admission

Desk for directions.

Self-Service in the Library

Save time using self-service facilities:

borrow and return books, DVDs and

laptops. Renew loans, pay fines and

request items on loan to other users.

Stop Panic Attacks

Specific session focussing on strategies

to stop and effectively address the

experience.

Wireless Clinic

Provide hands on assistance on

connecting your portable to the

University’s wireless network, how to

get support and how to find out about

wireless hot spots on campus.

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* WHERE SESSIONS ARE SCHEDULED AT THE SAME TIME PLEASE CHOOSE SESSION A OR B.

MONDAY

21

SEPTEMBER

TUESDAY

22

SEPTEMBER

TIME SESSION A* A SESSION B* B

10.15 Finding items on your Reading List Copy & Print Service (C&PS)

11.15 How to search for information on a topic Manage your references using EndNote

12.15 Self-Service in the Library Introduction to Moodle

2.15 Finding items on your Reading List Avoiding Plagiarism

3.15 Copy & Print Service (C&PS) Manage your references using EndNote

4.15 How to search for information on a topic Better Assignments with online tools

TIME SESSION A* A SESSION B* B

9.15 Avoiding Plagiarism Copy & Print Service (C&PS)

10.15 Free apps for students Manage your references using EndNote

11.15 Finding items on your Reading List Lightning Typing

12.15 Introduction to Moodle Self-Service in the Library

2.15 Wireless Clinic Finding items on your Reading List

3.15 Copy & Print Service (C&PS) Avoiding Plagiarism

TIME SESSION A* A SESSION B* B

FRIDAY

25

SEPTEMBER

MONDAY

28

SEPTEMBER

TUESDAY

29

SEPTEMBER

TIME SESSION TIME A SESSION A* SESSION B SESSION B*

9.15 Copy & Print Service (C&PS) Self-Service in the Library

10.15 Manage your references using EndNote Avoiding Plagiarism

11.15 Finding items on your Reading List From Searching to Researching

TIME SESSION A* A SESSION B* B

9.15 Manage your references using EndNote Finding items on your reading list

10.15 Copy & Print Service (C&PS) Avoiding Plagiarism

11.15 How to search for information on a topic Self-Service in the Library

12.15 From Searching to Researching Copy & Print Service (C&PS)

2.15 Finding items on your Reading List Free apps for students

3.15 Manage your references using EndNote Self-Service in the Library

TIME SESSION A* A SESSION B* B

9.15 Copy & Print Service (C&PS) Manage your references using EndNote

10.15 Introduction to Moodle From Searching to Researching

11.15 Avoiding Plagiarism How to search for information on a topic

12.15 Finding items on your Reading List Better Assignments with online tools

2.15 Wireless Clinic Self-Service in the Library

WEDNESDAY

23

SEPTEMBER

10.15 Copy & Print Service (C&PS) Self-Service in the Library

11.15 Finding items on your Reading List Manage your references using EndNote

12.15 How to search for information on a topic Better Assignments with online tools

2.15 Copy & Print Service (C&PS) Avoiding Plagiarism

3.15 Self-Service in the Library Free apps for students

4.15 Finding items on your Reading List Introduction to Moodle

WEDNESDAY

30

SEPTEMBER

3.15 Copy & Print Service (C&PS) Finding items on your Reading List

TIME SESSION A* A SESSION B* B

10.15 Finding items on your Reading List Free apps for students

11.15 Introduction to Moodle Manage your references using EndNote

12.15 Self-Service in the Library Copy & Print Service (C&PS)

2.15 Lightning Typing Essay Writing: Session 1

THURSDAY

24

SEPTEMBER

TIME SESSION A* A SESSION B* B

9.15 How to search for information on a topic Copy & Print Service (C&PS)

10.15 Manage your references using EndNote Avoiding Plagiarism

11.15 How to search for information on a topic Self-Service in the Library

12.15 Finding items on your Reading List Manage your references using EndNote

2.15 Wireless Clinic Russell Library Tour

3.15 Avoiding Plagiarism Copy & Print Service (C&PS)

4.15 Self-Service in the Library Finding items on your Reading List

THURSDAY

1

OCTOBER

3.15 Introduction to Turnitin Finding items on your Reading List

4.15 Copy & Print Service (C&PS) Avoiding Plagiarism

TIME SESSION A* A SESSION B* B

10.15 How to search for information on a topic Manage your references using EndNote

11.15 Self-Service in the Library Essay Writing: Session 2

12.15 Finding items on your Reading List Copy & Print Service (C&PS)

2.15 Wireless Clinic Manage your references using EndNote

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[WEEK 3] 5-9 OCTOBER

SESSION A

Mon 5 11.15 Self-Service in the Library

Mon 5 12.15 Better Assignments with online tools

Mon 5 2.15 Introduction to Moodle

Tues 6 11.15 Finding items on your Reading List

Tues 6 12.15 Introduction to Turnitin

Tues 6 2.15 Manage your references using EndNote

Tues 6 2.30 Wireless Clinic

Wed 7 12.15 How Counselling can help - Accessing and availing of the Student Counselling Service

Wed 7 2.15 How to search for information on a topic

Wed 7 3.15 Essay Writing: Session 3

Wed 7 4.15 Introduction to Moodle

Thurs 8 11.15 Introduction to Turnitin

Thurs 8 12.15 Avoiding Plagiarism

Thurs 8 2.15 Career Options after your Degree

Thurs 8 2.30 Wireless Clinic

Thurs 8 3.15 Essay Writing: Session 4

[WEEK 4] 12-16 OCTOBER

SESSION A

Mon 12 10.15 From Searching to Researching

Mon 12 11.15 Copy & Print Service (C&PS)

Mon 12 12.15 Introduction to Moodle

Mon 12 2.15 Free apps for students

Tues 13 10.15 Manage your references using EndNote

Tues 13 11.15 Better Assignments with online tools

Tues 13 12.15 Introduction to Turnitin

Tues 13 2.15 CVs - make yours work for you

Tues 13 2.30 Wireless Clinic

Wed 14 12.15 Introduction to Turnitin

Wed 14 2.15 Essay Writing: Session 5

Wed 14 3.15 Finding items on your Reading List

Thurs 15 10.15 Self-Service in the Library

Thurs 15 11.15 Avoiding Plagiarism

Thurs 15 2.15 Lightning Typing

Thurs 15 2.30 Wireless Clinic

Thurs 15 3.15 Excelling at job interviews

Thurs 15 4.15 Essay Writing: Session 6

[WEEK 5] 19-23 OCTOBER

SESSION A

Mon 19 11.15 How to search for information on a topic

Mon 19 12.15 Finding items on your Reading List

Mon 19 2.15 Manage your references using EndNote Web

Tues 20 11.15 Self-Service in the Library

Tues 20 12.15 From Searching to Researching

Tues 20 2.15 Business Etiquette - “How to fit in from day one”

Tues 20 2.30 Wireless Clinic

Tues 20 3.15 Finding Postgraduate Theses

Wed 21 12.15 Managing Anxiety

Wed 21 2.15 Russell Library Tour

Wed 21 3.15 Essay Writing: Session 7

Thurs 22 12.15 Avoiding Plagiarism

Thurs 22 2.15 Essay Writing: Session 8

Thurs 22 2.30 Wireless Clinic

Thurs 22 3.15 Better Assignments with online tools

[WEEK 6] 2-6 NOVEMBER

SESSION A

Mon 2 11.15 Manage your references using EndNote

Mon 2 12.15 Finding items on your Reading List

Tues 3 10.15 Copy & Print Service (C&PS)

Tues 3 11.15 Avoiding Plagiarism

Tues 3 12.15 Lightning Typing

Tues 3 2.30 Wireless Clinic

Wed 4 12.15 Coping with College Life

Wed 4 2.15 Free apps for students

Wed 4 3.15 From Searching to Researching

Thurs 5 12.15 Avoiding Plagiarism

Thurs 5 2.30 Wireless Clinic

[WEEK 7] 9-13 NOVEMBER

SESSION A

Mon 9 10.15 Finding items on your Reading List

Mon 9 11.15 Avoiding Plagiarism

Mon 9 12.15 Finding Postgraduate Theses

Tues 10 11.15 Copy & Print Service (C&PS)

Tues 10 2.15 Manage your references using EndNote

Tues 10 2.30 Wireless Clinic

Wed 11 11.15 Better Assignments with online tools

Wed 11 12.15 From Searching to Researching

Wed 11 3.15 Personal Statements for Postgraduate Study

Thurs 12 2.15 CVs - make yours work for you

Thurs 12 2.30 Wireless Clinic

[WEEK 8] 16-20 NOVEMBER

SESSION A

Mon 16 11.15 Avoiding Plagiarism

Mon 16 12.15 Free apps for students

Tues 17 2.15 Career options after your degree

Tues 17 2.30 Wireless Clinic

Wed 18 10.15 How to search for information on a topic

Wed 18 11.15 Russell Library Tour

Wed 18 12.15 Managing Stress Effectively

Wed 18 2.15 Excelling at job interviews

Wed 18 3.15 Lightning Typing

Thurs 19 11.15 Finding items on your Reading List

Thurs 19 12.15 Manage your references using EndNote

Thurs 19 2.15 How to search for information on a topic

Thurs 19 2.30 Wireless Clinic

[WEEK 9] 23-27 NOVEMBER

SESSION A

Mon 23 11.15 Finding items on your Reading List

Mon 23 12.15 Copy & Print Service (C&PS)

Tues 24 2.15 How to search for information on a topic

Tues 24 2.30 Wireless Clinic

Tues 24 3.15 Manage your references using EndNote

Wed 25 12.15 Stop Panic Attacks

Wed 25 2.15 Better Assignments with online tools

Wed 25 3.15 Business Etiquette - “How to fit in from day one”

Thurs 26 12.15 Finding Postgraduate Theses

Thurs 26 2.30 Wireless Clinic


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DENT CO

Cleared up so much

confusion - should

have done this sooner.

Love these

sessions,

so helpful.

Thank you!

Really helpful and comprehensive

MEETING PLACE

To attend these sessions, check the

poster beside the LIST banner and

make your way to the allocated room.

CONTACT US

TELEPHONE: 01-708 3884

EMAIL: library.information@nuim.ie

WEBSITE: maynoothuniversity.ie/library

Absolutely

without being overwhelming - thank you

brilliant! Very

informative, will

go to more. Helps

with nervousness!

Library support is superb-

really understands the needs

of a mature student learning

how to learn again

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