AFBI Library Online

Library training

Training is available to all AFBI Library users in the form of the training programme outlined below.  Click on the links to make a booking.

In addition, we can provide individual or small group training covering search strategies, using databases, bibliometrics and EndNote. We can help you to set up current awareness email alerts to keep you up to date with published research in your field of interest. We also welcome any queries you may have on copyright and Open Access.

If you would like further information on personalised training from the AFBI Library please contact:

**Please note: The TTRS code for attending Library training is 40004**


EndNote for Researchers

This hands-on course will be taken by Louise and Patrick from the AFBI Library and is suitable for new EndNote users or for those who would like a refresher on using EndNote to support their research output.

 Course content includes:

  • Creating and backing up your EndNote library
  • Creating and importing new references from a range of resources
  • Organising your references and managing your library
  • Using EndNote to automatically create citations and bibliographies in Word
  • EndNote Online


Friday 21st June 2019 - 9.30am to 11.30am Newforge


Welcome to AFBI Library

This bitesize session will give you an overview on how to use AFBI Library Online effectively to find books, journals, articles and databases.  This is an ideal introductory session for new AFBI staff or for those who would like to know how to access AFBI library e-resources.

Wednesday 1st May 2019 - 10.00am to 10.30am Newforge

Tuesday 11th June 2019 - 10.00am to 10.30am Stormont


Library Resources for Postgraduate Research Students

This session is aimed at PGR students based at AFBI and covers the following:  

  • Navigating AFBI Library Online effectively to find books, journals, articles and databases.  
  • Making the most of the Web of Science database, including effective search techniques and utilising personalised features. 
  • Using EndNote to store, organise, and use your references.
  • Overview of QUB Library Resources (for QUB Students).

Wednesday 12th June 2019 - 9.30am to 10.30am Hillsborough