Library Training
​​​Library Services provides a wide range of training designed to help you get the most out of our resources.
  • Drop-in sessions​ are regularly scheduled should you need general resource advice from any of our Academic Librarians

  • Check out our MetFlix quick help videos from Library Services and IT

  • You can arrange one-to-one sessions with the Academic Librarian​ for your School​ if you need tailored subject-specific information

We also deliver a number of training courses throughout the year. Below you will find more information about the courses on offer. Please contact us if you need more help and advice.

Academic Practice Workshop-Webinars 2020/21

We are running academic practice workshop-webinars to help you with your studies. Further events will be added as we move through the academic year - if you like the sound of the workshops below then visit our academic skills pages for more details and to book on.

Learning at University: what's it all about?

Being Critical: making effective use of academic sources

Defining academic writing: what is it and how do you start to do it?

Referencing: why is it important and how do you do it?

*New* MetSearch: Discover quality academic sources

*New* Beyond MetSearch: Getting subject specific

*New* ​Search like a librarian

*New* ​Evaluating information: is it good enough to go into an essay?

Research(er) Elements Workshops

We are running new workshops in 2021 - these are designed to support research (and post-grad researchers) at Cardiff Met. Some highlights below:

Figshare Workshops

Research Data Management (RDM)

Zotero Workshops

Searching Systematically - Finding the Gaps

For more details (and dates) head over to our Research(er) Elements page.