November - Web of Knowledge Update Training- * Free * UK Regional Courses.

Date of news item: 25 July 2012

A series of **free** regional training courses have been arranged at academic institutions around the UK in November. These sessions will focus on features and enhancements recently applied (Q2 upgrade expected August 2012 and Q3 upgrade expected October 2012) and also look at forthcoming features and enhancements.

Who is this course for?
These courses are for library and support staff. As this is not an introductory course previous experience of the databases is advised.

Course materials and format.
This course will combine a mixture of demonstrations and structured hands-on practical sessions; in addition there will be opportunities for attendees to ask questions and provide feedback.

Course schedule:

  • Mon 19 November - The University of Manchester. 1.00 -4.00pm
  • Tue 20 November - Cardiff University. 1.00 -4.00pm
  • Thu 22 November - Glasgow University. 1.00 -4.00pm
  • Fri 23 November - Queens University Belfast. 1.00 -4.00pm
  • Thu 29 November - Kings College London. 1.00 -4.00pm

We are in the process of organising further dates and venues, details will be made available once confirmed. If your Institution would like to host one of these events please contact Mimas Web of Knowledge Support at:

Places can be booked online directly using the WoK booking page at: or alternatively email the helpdesk at:

Please remember to include the following details:

  • Full name.
  • Institution.
  • Email address.
  • Telephone number.
  • Course date/Venue.

If you require any further information or assistance please contact Web of Knowledge support at: