resources in the Office Central learning room resources in the Office Central learning room


NTU staff can now find resources in the Office Central learning room in NOW.


We have carefully selected video tutorials and courses that can help you extend your knowledge of MS Office, e.g. Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, etc., and of other software and applications that we use at NTU, e.g. Visio, SharePoint, Yammer, Sway, Forms, Skype for Business, etc.


The majority of tutorials have associated exercise files which you can download when you start watching the videos.


Some videos that you can now find in the Office Central learning room are part of a longer course or a particular pathway. If you choose to compete them, you can get a certificate which you can then add to your CV or a LinkedIn profile.




How can I find resources in the Office Central learning room?


Simply open the learning room, click on the relevant tile on the homepage and then view the relevant tutorial. For example:

  • You want to find out how to modify footnotes and endnotes in Word.
  • Click the Word tile in the learning room homepage
  • Scroll down the Word unit in the content and open the tutorial on footnotes/endnotes

You can also open the learning room content and use the search field to look for the relevant resource:

  • Open the learning room content
  • In the search field on top left enter text
  • Scroll down the search results on the right and open the tutorial that you want to view

Do you need further support?


  • You can also talk to your Librarian about identifying content for student use and for support in using

Please note: NOW Central and Technology Central are internal resources only accessible by NTU staff and students.

About the author

Elena is responsible for design and implementation of development initiatives and learning resources to support NTU staff in their use of university systems. Prior to joining NTU, Elena worked in the British Council supporting bidding for and implementation of international development and scholarship management programmes. She has extensive experience as a Learning and Development consultant, specialising in SAP, business process analysis and managing personal and professional development schemes.

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