Course containing resources and activities for the LRC Induction at the start of academic year 2016/2017, developed by Marta Asensio with input from LRC staff.

Learning objectives for new NewVIc students:

  • students familiarise themselves with library services and rules;
  • students practise locating resources in the LRC using Heritage and the Dewey Decimal system;
  • students familiarise themselves with responsible borrowing habits;
  • students practise booking PCs and managing their computer time using MyPC;
  • students are introduced to Moodle and Mahara;
  • students reflect on their own learning  and online habits and needs and familiarise themselves with practices/ methods of improving both (avoiding plagiarism; e-safety);
  • students are prepared for the move into the new LRC building later in the first term.