Online Training and Videos

Online training

Postgraduate | Undergraduate | Videos

Please note: For Postgraduate training It is essential to book for any of the listed online sessions at the provided booking links. The provided session links should be used during the specified dates and times. Kindly forward any queries you might have to  or

Library Postgraduate training: November 2020 

Information on how to connect to the sessions will be shared upon receipt of your booking.

12 November   09:00 – 11:00    RefWorks_(Reference Management Tools)
RefWorks is a web-based reference management tool that can produce a standardised list of references at a click of a button! This workshop will cover the basics of navigating the new interface, organizing your citation library, creating new citations, importing citations from various databases, inserting references and creating bibliographies on Microsoft Word.
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16 November   11:00 – 12:30    How to create a free Web-Based Questionnaire using Google Forms
Google Forms is a survey administration app that is included in the Google Drive office suite and Google Classroom along with Google Docs, Google Sheets, and Google Slides. Forms feature all of the collaboration and sharing features found in Docs, Sheets, and Slides.
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19 November    16:00 -17:30    Library 101: Introduction to the Library: an introduction or a refresher on the Library resources and services
Are you a new postgraduate student, could not make it to our previous training sessions or has it been a while since you used the Library? Join us for a Library 101 module to find out or to be reminded about the multiple resources that you can use during your research journey.
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See the complete list of Library Postgraduate Training sessions for November                     

Undergraduate library workshops


How to use the Library Catalogue    by Elize du Toit

How to navigate the Faculty Subjects Guides   by Constance Ndumela

How to find research done at the University of Johannesburg (UJ)   by Tyson Mabunda

How to access previous exam papers   by Theresa Vukeya

How to access the UJ Library Chatbot called, BOTsa  by Nomoya Mahlangu

Basic introduction to UJoogle   by Mademella Mofokeng

How to download an eBook (EBSCOhost)   by Ivy Segoe

Where to find Information on Referencing   by Elize du Toit

How to find a Journal Article   by Dorcas Rathaba

Search tips and techniques   by Ester de Broize

How to download an eBook via Overdrive   by Ivy Segoe  

How to upload and publish your Research Data: Figshare