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Your dissertation could be the biggest thing you ever write, learn helpful skills in how to do it

One to One sessions

In addition to our workshops below you can meet with specialist study skills tutors who can help you with all aspects of academic work. 

Referencing and Zotero

An introductory workshop to referencing, with a focus on Zotero, which is free, online referencing software

  • Creating an account with Zotero
  • How to create an online library of references with Zotero
  • Learning how to add citations and bibliographies in seconds with Zotero

Format:
45 min workshop (it is advised that you bring your laptop if possible in order to install Zotero)

Available to all students from all years

Dates:
11:00 AM on Fri, 24 November, Prokofiev Room (Library) - Book here
1:00 PM on Thu, 30 November, Prokofiev Room (Library) - Book here

Contact eve.jamieson (@gold.ac.uk) for more information

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Structured Writing Hour

These sessions offer a dedicated time to postgraduates and staff for writing. They are based on the writing retreats pioneered by Rowena Murray as well as on informal ‘Shut Up and Write’ sessions. Bring your notebook or laptop!

Each session will involve the following: 

  • Discussion of writing goal for the session
  • Writing for one hour
  • Reviewing & re/setting new writing goal

Format:
75 minute workshop

All Postgraduate students and Staff are welcome to attend.

Dates:
12:00 PM on Tue, 17 October, Prokofiev Room (Library, 2nd Floor)
12:00 PM on Tue, 24 October, Prokofiev Room (Library, 2nd Floor)
12:00 PM on Tue, 31 October, Prokofiev Room (Library, 2nd Floor)
12:00 PM on Tue, 7 November, Prokofiev Room (Library, 2nd Floor)
12:00 PM on Tue, 14 November, Prokofiev Room (Library, 2nd Floor)
12:00 PM on Tue, 21 November, Prokofiev Room (Library, 2nd Floor)
12:00 PM on Tue, 28 November, Prokofiev Room (Library, 2nd Floor)
12:00 PM on Tue, 5 December, Prokofiev Room (Library, 2nd Floor)
12:00 PM on Tue, 12 December, RIB Prokofiev Room (Library, Second Floor)

What do I bring? Whatever you need to write, any evidence you need.

Do I need to register? No, just turn up! 

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