Library: Bitesized

Are you looking to make the most of the library and learn new skills to help you with your studies?

Library Bitesized is a programme of interactive library skills workshops, designed to help you:

  • Navigate the Library and finding resources for your studies
  • Take your research to the next level
  • Gain new skills and develop abilities you didn't know you had!

The workshops are free and you can choose which to attend, supporting your learning whenever suits you best.

To Book a Session

  • Please click on the link for the preferred session to register for your place via Eventbrite.
  • Spaces are limited and booking is essential.
  • Remember to use your university email address for registering.

Online workshops will take place via Teams and a link to the session will be provided once you have registered.

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Book a Bitesized Workshop

Select your date and time to book

Bitesized Essentials: Falmouth Students

Campus Workshops - No need to book!

  • More dates coming soon!

Online Workshops

Bitesized Essentials: Exeter Students

Campus Workshops - No need to book!

More dates coming soon!

Online Workshops

  • More dates coming soon!

Dissertation Research: Falmouth Students

Online Workshops

Back in 2023!

Dissertation Research: Exeter Students

Online Workshops

Back in 2023!

All about Bitesized

Find out more about the different Bitesized workshops

Learn how to use the library effectively and find suitable sources of information for your studies.

We will look at smart tips for using Library Search, how to pick the best keywords, and when and why you might want to go beyond the basic search and dip into specialist databases!

Plus, find out about the new features we have introduced to help you access what you need and how to go ‘beyond the Library’.

Duration: 30 minutes

Audience: New to the University or wanting a refresher? This is for you!

Note: There are separate sessions for Falmouth University and the University of Exeter. Please make sure you book the right session for you!

If you are about to start your dissertation or final year project, discover the skills you'll need to take your research to the next level.

We will explore research methodologies, tips & tricks for effective database searching and how to look beyond the library.

We'll also look at ways of keeping track of and organising your findings, how to evaluate your sources and where to get further help and support.

Duration: 1 hour

Audience: About to start their dissertation or final year project? This is for you!

Note: There are separate sessions for Falmouth University and the University of Exeter. Please make sure you book the right session for you!

Discover how the library skills you develop to support your studies can also help to improve your professional practice.

This workshop explores the relationship between creative practice and research, and highlight the value of research to your practice long after you graduate.

We'll share tips, ideas and strategies to support you in your own area of practice.

Duration: 40 minutes

Audience: Calling all artists, performers and creatives.

If you have any questions about the Library: Bitesized workshops, or ideas for future sessions, please contact the Academic Liaison at allibrarians@fxplus.ac.uk.

Further Support

More ways to engage with the library

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Research & Finding Information

Step by step guide to finding and evaluating information

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