Request an appointment to meet with an information specialist at the Visual Resources Centre (VRC)

Use this form to make an appointment to meet an information specialist at the Learning Centre VRC service. The appointment is made with a Learning Centre information specialist for a duration of approx. 1-2 hours.

Please note: appointments may not be available at the time requested. Your appointment will be confirmed by email.

Guidance in visual resources is available in topics requested by the customer, but the guidance session can cover following topics for instance:
  • Visual resources for studies, projects and research
  • Using images in dissertations and referencing practices
  • Image search engines: effective image searching
  • Open cultural heritage and remix
  • Creative Commons licenses
Learn about visual resources and open training events in the Visual Resources Centre guide:

The training is available in Finnish and English. Please indicate in the additional information if you request the training to be in English.
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Student number:
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Your role at Aalto University? (choose one of the following) *:
Bachelor's degree student
Master's degree student
Postgraduate student
Research and / or teaching
Not affiliated with Aalto University
What topics would you like to be covered in the guidance?
Please answer the following questions to make the appointment and prepare for the guidance:
Date and time *:
Please tell us which dates and times would suit you the best.
Most suitable dates and times (3-4 options):

For group sessions, please tell us:
Group size, teaching language and teaching location (for example education room in the Learning Centre, lecture hall, ...):
Major subject, topic of information retrieval:
What subject do you major in? / Which department do you work in?
What is the subject of your project, dissertation / thesis, or research ?
Further questions or comments?
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