User training in resources, services and digital competencies


Our user training service is intended to inform all of our potential users about the CRAI, its libraries and the many services and information resources it offers to the university community and training them in information skills.   
Fees apply for non-UB users in some of these services.

Courses and workshops


Scheduled courses and workshops

Consult the list of scheduled courses and workshops and register for a place.

Tailored courses and workshops

We offer specific training that meets your needs. Just fill in this short form.

Practical classes and guided visits

Rare Book and Manuscript CRAI Library: The manuscript room is available for practical classes with documentation provided by the teacher. Further information.   

The Pavelló de la República CRAI Library: Guided visits of the library building and the collection can be arranged on request. More information.



Self-training resources
Would you like to learn more about journal rankings (impact factors and quartiles)? Do you need to locate citations (journal articles, books, reviews)?
Open knowledge, digital repositories, UB scientific journals (RCUB), teaching resources and copyright, Rare Book and Manuscript Library: Miguel de Cervantes Virtual Library, Memòria Digital de Catalunya, Catalan Journals in Open Access (RACO).
The UB's Virtual Campus, image editing, social media in the classroom, creating infographics, data analysis with Google Analytics, tools for plagiarism detection, making effective presentations and videos...


Training is also offered by the IDP/ICE (for teaching and research staff), by the Corporate Training (for PTGAS), the SAE (for students) and the self-access language learning centres (CAL) for all members of the UB community.