Monday, 20 May 2019

Microsoft Office 365 Roadshow

ISS is currently embarking on a campus-wide Office365 awareness/adoption campaign to demonstrate how Microsoft Office 365 tools can be leveraged for improved productivity, enhanced security, data storage, sharing and collaborating.
After attending the presentation, staff will understand how and when to use the core Microsoft Office 365 Apps (Outlook, One Drive for Business, Forms, OneNote, SharePoint Online).  Specifically, staff will showed how to configure and use OneDrive for Business.
Microsoft Office 365 Roadshow runs from  Monday 13th to Monday 20th May 2019, (you need only attend one session).
All NUI Galway Academic, Administrative, Research and Technical Staff are invited to attend.
To register for a session , please visit the Staff Development Website

Location: On Campus    
Time: Monday,13th May to Monday, 20th May, 2019

Wednesday, 22 May 2019

Library Reading List Service Training

This is an introductory training session demonstrating the Library's reading list management service. This service is aimed at lecturers or any teaching/administrative staff involved in reading list provision..

This teaching support service integrates:

  • your readings lists hosted online
  • Blackboard
  • library resources
  • library ordering & article/chapter scanning 

The session will demonstrate the following:

  • creating & editing reading lists online
  • bookmarking/linking to full text
  • structuring lists
  • publishing lists
  • adding lists to Blackboard

PCs will be available for this session. Teaching staff can bring laptops for convenience if preferred.

For more information and a guide see the Reading List page.

Hugo Kelly
Niamh Walsh
Collection Development Librarians
James Hardiman Library

ext: 3359
ext: 2095

Location: Library Training Room, James Hardiman Library    
Time: Wednesday, 22nd May 2019

Tuesday, 2 July 2019

Web Training

T4 CMS Training to enable NUI Galway staff to easily build and maintain university (i.e. administration, college/school, research) websites, using the t4 Site Manager enterprise Content Management System, CMS. Attendees will learn the CMS's features, capabilities, and customisations from an NUI Galway perspective. More information here

Location: D101 PC Suite, Ground Floor, Block D (School of Education)    
Time: Tuesday, 2nd July 2019

Tuesday, 21 May 2019

Procurement Training: Stage 3: National Tendering

Audience:  Staff must have completed the Stage 1 and Stage 2 Procurement Workshops before attending this course
Specifically designed for staff involved in purchases greater than €25,000.  
National Tendering applies for purchases valued between €25,000 and €209,000.

Topics to be covered include:

  • Government Guidelines
  • What is National Tendering and when does it apply
  • Defining type of procurement – supplies, services, works
  • Examining the procedures (open and restricted)
  • Timelines and Thresholds
  • Understanding the key components of a tender pack:
    • Scope of Requirements
    • Criteria for selection
    • Award criteria 
  • Advertising on etenders
  • Evaluating tenders
  • The award and conclusion stages:
    • Notification letters
    • Award Notice
  • Records to keep

Trainer:  Michael Swan, Greenville Procurement Partners

Click to Register

Location: AMB-G065 Training Room, Arts Millennium Building Annexe    
Time: Tuesday, 21st May 2019

Wednesday, 5 June 2019

Exclusive Apple Technology Showcase on Campus

Have a query or issue with your device?

Wriggle Learning (NUIG contracted Apple supplier) will be on campus; Wednesday, 5th June between 11am and 1pm providing support for Apple device issues.

All Apple users are invited to attend this drop-in clinic where we'll review and best endeavour to fix your device on the spot. The clinics are on campus and are on a drop-in basis. So no appointment needed! There is no charge for having your support query reviewed during the clinic. (A charge may be incurred if hardware or components have to be replaced).

 Click here for more information.

 Venu: The Library, NUI Galway
 Time: 11 AM - 1 PM

Location: The Library, NUI Galway    
Time: Wednesday, 5th June 2019