The Library at University of Newcastle offers a range of classes: drop-in research sessions, using the library catalogue and databases, managing references

Library classes

Book a Librarian

The Library offers 'Book a Librarian"  sessions to assist if you are having problems using ebooks, finding journal articles, using the library catalogue or need information about referencing. The sessions are tailored to suit your specific needs and answers questions about finding information.

The 20-30 minute sessions are run by experienced librarians who are able to teach effective search strategies to help you conduct more efficient and relevant research.

Manage your citations (Undergraduate Students)

There are citation management programs which work with Microsoft Word. These allow you to enter bibliographic information into a template and with a few clicks your referencing is done for you.

Each program provides the same basic features and functionality with such some exceptions. Individual programs are below:

EndNote Online
Mendeley
Zotero

Learn how to manage your references with our help guide. For additional help referencing your citations please register for a "Book a Librarian" session.

Registration

Please check the calendar for a class to suit your needs. Register for a library class.

Other assistance

As well as formal training sessions, Library staff can provide on-the-spot instruction to assist you with your research needs. Please ask at the Information Desk in any Library, or ask us a question via:

EndNote

Information and support is available for Post Graduate students using EndNote for research. If you need assistance using EndNote please contact your Faculty Librarian or Liaison Librarian at the Ourimbah Library.