Navigating the infodemic – analysis and resources

Information Overload We know that the virtual world is now full of competing analysis and experts so it is more important than ever that you evaluate information and sources. The good news is that you can find help on spotting fake news and to develop your critical thinking skills. We have updated our Facts Matter … Continue reading “Navigating the infodemic – analysis and resources”

Wednesday Wellbeing – CALM

Campaign against living miserably Regular viewers of the Dave tv channel will recognise CALM, or the Campaign against living miserably.  Although this initiative began before the current lockdown it probably feels more relevant to lots of us at present. Their website has helpful information on general mental wellness along with some specific updates for social … Continue reading “Wednesday Wellbeing – CALM”

Proofreading top tips and a Report Writing workshop

Today we have a bumper edition of top tips and a virtual workshop running tomorrow. Help with profreading proofeeding proofreading! We know that many of you are finishing work off ready for submission, although we don’t offer a proofreading service we do have online help and information. Take a look at the tutorial, video and … Continue reading “Proofreading top tips and a Report Writing workshop”

Group Work – virtual Succeed@Tees workshop

Group work at a distance (online) Friday 1st May at 12 noon Have you been asked to carry out an assignment as a group?  Group work at a distance brings extra challenges. This online session via BlackBoard Collaborate will give you hints and tips on how to enable your group to run smoothly including: ·  … Continue reading “Group Work – virtual Succeed@Tees workshop”

Fun Friday Finish

This week we’re linking to a recent Guardian blog post about the contents of celebrity bookshelves.  Now that more people are photographed in their home office or video link from their kitchen, what do their book choices tell us? Guardian: famous people and their bookshelves The good news is that you have free online access … Continue reading “Fun Friday Finish”

Additional online resources

Lots of database suppliers have made their online resources temporarily available for free during the current lockdown.  Our colleagues in the eResources team are doing a brilliant job of pulling together information on what is available. You can now find their list on the Student & Library Services update page: Additional online resources Keep checking … Continue reading “Additional online resources”