Skip to content
Curtin University
Library blog

Library orientation activities

By Curtin Library 11 February 2020 News & events No Comments »

Welcome to Semester 1 2020! Our orientation week tours and workshops will boost your confidence and get you familiar with our services.

Monday 17 February

Activity Time Venue
O-Week Mini Expo

Meet key people from a range of services who can help you have an amazing Curtin experience.

10am – 3pm Henderson Court Upper
Library Guided Tours

Get familiar with the resources and facilities available, so you can get the most out of the Library.

11am, 11.30am, 12pm, 12.30pm, 1pm, 1.30pm, 2pm Building 105
Library: What’s On Offer

Learn how to navigate the Library’s online resources, borrow a laptop, book a study room, use ebooks and access journal articles.

12pm, 2pm Room 105.412

Tuesday 18 February

Activity Time Venue
Makerspace Orientation

Find out what tools and equipment are available for you to use for your uni work or personal interests.

11am, 2pm Room 105.510
Library Guided Tours

Get familiar with the resources and facilities available, so you can get the most out of the Library.

11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 4pm Building 105
Library: What’s On Offer

Learn how to navigate the Library’s online resources, borrow a laptop, book a study room, use ebooks and access journal articles.

12pm, 2pm Room 105.412
Referencing the Right Way

Get tips on how to maximise your referencing accuracy for better results.

1pm Building 111

Wednesday 19 February

Activity Time Venue
Guild O-Day

Don’t miss out the huge line up of entertainment, games and activities. Learn more about the Library, Makerspace and UniPASS at our stall.

11am St Charles Court Promenade
Microsoft Word and PowerPoint Essentials

Come along to an introductory session of Word and PowerPoint to learn basic formatting skills essential to your assignments.

Register via UniHub

1pm – 2.30pm Room 105.6105

Thursday 20 February

Activity Time Venue
Makerspace Orientation

Find out what tools and equipment are available for you to use for your uni work or personal interests.

11am Room 105.510
Library Guided Tours

Get familiar with the resources and facilities available, so you can get the most out of the Library.

11am, 1pm, 4pm Building 105
Library: What’s On Offer

Learn how to navigate the Library’s online resources, borrow a laptop, book a study room, use ebooks and access journal articles.

12pm, 2pm Room 105.412
Referencing the Right Way

Get tips on how to maximise your referencing accuracy for better results.

12pm Room 210.101
Time Management

Learn time management techniques to better utilise your time.

1.15pm Room 210.101
Improve Your Numeracy Skills

Refresh your knowledge of fundamental numerical skills required for many units of study.

Register via UniHub

1.30pm Room 105.225
Makerspace Orientation

Find out what tools and equipment are available for you to use for your uni work or personal interests.

2pm Room 105.510
Effective Reading

Discover how to read with purpose using different reading techniques.

2.45pm Room 403.101
Critical Thinking

Gain the skills to look at issues or topics in an objective and critical way.

3.45pm Room 210.101

Friday 21 February

Activity Time Venue
Critical Thinking

Gain the skills to look at issues or topics in an objective and critical way.

9.30am Room 210.101
Effective Reading

Discover how to read with purpose using different reading techniques.

10.45pm Room 210.101
Library Guided Tours

Get familiar with the resources and facilities available, so you can get the most out of the Library.

11am, 1pm Building 105
Gathering Information for Your First Assignment

Go beyond Google! Find out about the Library’s catalogue and databases.

12pm Room 210.101
Library: What’s On Offer

Learn how to navigate the Library’s online resources, borrow a laptop, book a study room, use ebooks and access journal articles.

12pm, 2pm Room 105.412
Referencing the Right Way

Get tips on how to maximise your referencing accuracy for better results.

1.15pm Room 210.101
Time Management

Learn time management techniques to better utilise your time.

2.30pm Rroom 210.101

Don’t forget, you can come to the designated quiet space on level 6 of the library if you need time out during Orientation Week.

Bookmark and Share

Comments

No Responses to “ Library orientation activities ”

Leave a Reply

Curtin Staff and Students can log in to make comments.