Training

Here you will find training including opportunities for professional development and communities of practice.

Art & music essay research

Tutorials are customised for School of Art and School of Music students and can be arranged for class groups or individual graduate students. This...

Asia Pacific essay research

These workshops with a specific focus on the following regions covers: the library catalogue, electronic databases and other resources available for...

Conference Poster Production using PowerPoint

Microsoft Office PowerPoint can be used to prepare effective scientific posters. In this workshop you will learn about suitable poster sizes and...

Digital Essentials

This consultation is intended for beginners and those unfamiliar with using ANU systems. The appointment covers essential digital skills for studying...

Digital research

The ANU Library’s collection contains roughly 6.5 million digital items, accessed via a broad range of scholarly databases and full text e-journals....

EndNote

EndNote is a powerful and comprehensive reference management tool, designed to support you throughout your research and writing process. This...

EndNote Help

These drop-in sessions provide an opportunity to ask questions about EndNote, including troubleshooting and advanced EndNote formatting.

Law essay or thesis research

This session will have Law subject focus and provide help in the use of the Library's resources and for developing an effective search strategy. To...

Library research

The ANU Library is a nexus of recorded knowledge and information, so it’s important to understand how to make the most of our vast collection of...

Mendeley

Mendeley is a free research management tool that contains a combination of a desktop applications and online features. It is a reference manager and ...

NVivo

NVivo is designed to help you manage and analyse qualitative data. It allows you to keep your data files organised and to easily code text, sound and...

Presentation Techniques

These resources cover: designing an effective presentation; planning a presentation, creating, editing and formatting a presentation, using slide...

Research Data Management

Data Management involves organisation (backups, version control, bibliography management), administration (security, privacy), and sharing (archiving...

Research sources consultation - ILRS01

This intensive research consultation, with an information specialist, involves an in-depth look at electronic resources specific to your thesis...

Science & technology essay or thesis research

This session will have Science subject focus and provide help in the use of the Library's resources and for developing an effective search strategy...

Social science & humanities essay or thesis research

This session will have Social Science and Humanities subject focus and provide help in the use of the Library's resources and for developing an...

SPSS advanced significance testing

SPSS is a statistical application which can perform a variety of functions, including statistical analysis and graphical presentation of data. It is...

SPSS introduction

SPSS is a statistical application which can perform a variety of functions, including statistical analysis and graphical presentation of data. It is...

Word for academic writing: formatting your document

This workshop focuses on how to use Word within an academic setting, in particular how to use Word efficiently to format and navigate long documents...

Word for academic writing: maintaining consistency in your thesis

This workshop focuses on how to use Microsoft Word within an academic setting, in particular the features that support the creation of long documents...

Word for academic writing: putting your thesis all together

This workshop focuses on how to use Microsoft Word within an academic setting to add graphics and Excel elements and apply captions, creating and use...

Word help

Drop-in sessions provide an opportunity to ask questions about Microsoft Word, including troubleshooting and help with advanced academic writing...

Working with data in Excel

This workshop covers navigating Excel; ideal spreadsheet set-up and data entry; formulas and functions; relative and fixed cell referencing; sorting...