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What does this session cover?

This afternoon of training sessions is aimed at students preparing to write a postgraduate level law dissertation or thesis. Participants are invited to attend the entire afternoon or individual sessions.


  • 1-2pm Finding legal journal articles for your essay, dissertation or thesis. 15 minute break
  • 2.15-3.15pm Introduction to citing your sources with OSCOLA. 15 minute break
  • 3.30-4.30pm Formatting your dissertation with MS Word

Who may attend?

All IALS Library academic members are welcome to attend this session. It is essential that you have a current library card as you will need your IALS Library barcode number or SASCard number to book a place. If you do not know your barcode number, get in touch with us at

If you are not a member of IALS Library, see the Joining the Library pages of our website for information on how to register for your free membership.