Goldsmiths' Virtual Learning Environment

News & announcements

Tina Rowe
Welcome to students and staff!
by Tina Rowe - Saturday, 24 September 2016, 2:46 PM

This is Goldsmith's learning environment.  

Some useful information that will help you to understand how it works.

All pages in this site have a bar at the top that has links in it:

Help: this is a searchable tool with quick information on simple topics.  

Students: This is a resource for many of the questions that students have about using, it also contains links to other resources in the system like the Library, Academic English support, the Careers Service etc.

Staff: this area contains information for staff about setting up areas and getting support

Mahara Portfolio: This area is a...

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Tina Rowe
Upgrade of the Library Management System, 16-19 September 2016
by Tina Rowe - Tuesday, 13 September 2016, 2:00 PM

This is a message from the Library, please read it, it is important!!

Services at the Library will be affected this weekend as an upgrade is made to the Library Management System. 

From 12:00pm on Friday 16 September the Library catalogue will be unavailable – meaning that students and staff may not be able to search for items, bookmark items, place reservations or access their Library account from the Library catalogue. The catalogue will be fully available again by the morning of Monday 19 September.

The upgrade will also affect the self-service system which will be unavailable from 12:00pm ...

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Isobel Bowditch
Goldstart & VLE inductions for new students
by Isobel Bowditch - Tuesday, 6 September 2016, 9:31 AM

GoldStart is taking place on campus on this week: 5-9 September.  Department specific inductions  will include an introduction to the  Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)  along with:

  • A sample lecture or seminar from your academic department
  • A chance to meet academic staff
  • A session on Study Skills including tips from current students
  • An introduction to the Library
  • An interactive session with your elected representatives at the Students’ Union

Please see:  for more information.

best wishes