Thursday, October 31, 2013

Typography Tuesday 5th of November Library Computer Centre 5.30pm

Typography

This Tuesday's class will be exploring the exciting world of typography. The class will look at understanding letter forms and will examine the rules of good typographic communication.

So come along at 5.30pm on Tuesday the 5th of November to the iMac training room on Level 2 of the Library.

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Publishing Production Thursday 31st October Cancelled


Publishing Production

Unfortunately due to strike action, the Publishing Production Library Twilight Class has been cancelled. However, it has been rescheduled for the 14th of January 2014, so please change the date in your diary.

We apologize for any inconvenience that this may cause. 

Opening Hours This Week

The Library will be open normal hours on Thursday 31st (9am-8pm) although industrial action will mean some services are not available. Don’t forget that Friday 1st November  is a mid-term holiday so the Library will be closed that day. We’ll be open Saturday and Sunday 12-4 as usual.

Thursday, October 24, 2013

Using Turnitin Tuesday 29th of October Library Computer Centre 5.30pm

Using Turnitin

On Tuesday the 29th of October's Library Twilight class will focus on learning how to submit files to Turnitin. It will cover what Turnitin is, how to prepare your file for submission and also how to submit files.

So if you are new to using Turnitin and want to know more about it, then pop along to the iMac Training room on level 2 of the Library at 5.30pm on Tuesday the 29th of October to find out more.

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Adobe Illustrator Thursday 24th October

Adobe Illustrator: Designing in Illustrator

Come along, on Thursday the 24th of October, to a fantastic class about designing using Adobe Illustrator. You'll be shown how to create layouts and patterns, as well as how to auto trace and use transparencies! This is a great class which shows you how to turn scanned in images into a mighty vector image.

Come along to the iMac training room on Level 2 of the library for a 5.30pm kick off on Thursday the 24th of October. Remember if you have your own device with Adobe Illustrator installed on it, then you can bring it along and free up a computer for someone else to use.

Friday, October 18, 2013

Using Turnitin Tuesday 22nd of October Library Computer Centre 5.30pm

Using Turnitin

On Tuesday the 22nd of October's Library Twilight class will focus on learning how to submit files to Turnitin. It will cover what Turnitin is, how to prepare your file for submission and also how to submit files.

So if you are new to using Turnitin and want to know more about it, then pop along to the iMac Training room on level 2 of the Library at 5.30pm on Tuesday the 22nd of October to find out more.


Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Adobe Illustrator Thursday 17th of October Library Computer Centre 5.30pm

Adobe Illustrator: Create For The Laser Cutter

Thursday's class will look at using Adobe Illustrator to create vector images for use with the various laser cutters available within the school. You can learn some useful tips and tricks that will allow you get the best results.

So come along to the iMac training room on Level 2 of the library for 5.30pm 17th of October for this great workshop. Remember, if you have Adobe Illustrator installed on your own laptop you can bring that along to free up a computer for someone else.

Monday, October 14, 2013

Assistive Technologies Tuesday 15th of October Library Computer Centre 5.30pm

Assistive Technologies
This class will demonstrate how simple software can help support creative, divergent thinking. There are a variety of software packages that can assist with a variety of tasks from idea mapping to spell checking. So come along to the iMac Training Room on Tuesday at 5.30pm to see what is out there.

Friday, October 04, 2013

Assistive Technologies Tuesday 8th of October Library Computer Centre 5.30pm

Assistive Technologies

This class will demonstrate how simple software can help support creative, divergent thinking. There are a variety of software packages that can assist with a variety of tasks from idea mapping to spell checking. So come along to the iMac Training Room on Tuesday at 5.30pm to see what is out there.

Wednesday, October 02, 2013

Photoshop Thursday 3rd of October Library Computer Centre 5.30pm

Photoshop - New Image Tools
The second Photoshop Twilight Class will take part on Thursday the 3rd of October. It will focus on exploring what is new in Adobe Photoshop CS6 and also unlearning some bad habits that you may have picked up.

So come along to the class and remember if you have your own laptop with Photoshop installed on it, then bring it along. See you in the iMac Training Room on level 2 at 5.30pm!