Library induction resources for partners

Use these resources with your students during inductions or within your classes.

Using these induction resources

You are free to use or link to the material on this page on your own virtual learning environments or course material. If you do,  remember that our services are often updated and as such presentations may need updating. Please check back for updates.

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Library Induction for partner staff (PowerPoint)

Download the University of Sunderland Induction for off campus students. You are free to use the whole presentation or use individual slides in your own presentations, but please do not edit the content on the slides. The presentation has links to useful screencasts about finding resources.

This Powerpoint presentation was last updated in September 2022.

Online Induction (web page)

Encourage students to work through the Off Campus Library Induction themselves, or feel free to use it within your own induction classes. It includes embedded videos and activities.

Library Update for Partner Staff Feb 2023 (web page)

This is an update aimed at staff at our collaborative partners. It may be of interest to lecturers and library staff who teach and support students.

Page reviewed: Jan 2023