Course Details and Schedule
A practical introduction to searching for scholarly materials to support your research, covering a range of tools for finding monographs, journal articles, conference papers, theses and more.
See below for course schedule
Effective literature searching
Finding monographs and other scholarly items in Oxford Libraries using SOLO
Searching for journal articles using subject databases
Searching for journal articles using scholarly search engines
Searching for theses and dissertations from around the World using Proquest and eTHos
Searching for theses from Oxford University using SOLO and ORA
Searching for conference papers: Proquest, OCLC and more
||Postgraduate students, researchers and academics.
||Basic familiarity with the Internet/Windows applications
||Brief notes are supplied at no charge
||Standard internet browser
||Presentation with practical exercises
||See other workshops in the iSkills programme or contact your subject librarian for assistance.
Course provider: Bodleian Libraries
Booking normally opens 30 days
before the course begins.
| 3rd week
||Monday 27 October
||0.00 ||IT Services, 13 Banbury Road ||places available
| 4th week
||Friday 7 November
||0.00 ||IT Services, 13 Banbury Road ||Booking opens October 8th 2014
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Frequency: Every term.