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Finding information for your research (4th Yr integrated teaching FEE PGRs)

By the end of the session you will be able to:-

  • Find key research material using Library resources;
  • Develop skills in searching for and retrieving information;
  • Save searches and create alerts.

The session will take the form of a workshop combining instruction with practical exercises in using databases and other relevant resources.

You will be introduced to:-

  • Key online resources for your research area;
  • How to develop effective search strategies (including use of advanced searching techniques such as controlled vocabularies, classification codes where appropriate and citation searching);
  • How to track down the full text of the references found in searches;
  • The benefits of using referencing software to manage your results;
  • How to keep up to date with newly published material.

Led by

Library Services Staff

This session is for

First year doctoral researchers (grouped by discipline)

Wednesday, December 13, 2017
09:30 - 11:00
Hartley Library Training Room 4077
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