playlist | Oxford only
This online course compares the three editions of Adobe Acobat XI, and gives an overview of what you can do with the tool. It demonstrates the basics of working with PDFs: how to create, combine, edit, export, and review documents. It also shows how PDFs integrate with Microsoft Office applications and introduces the basics of working with forms. This course takes approximately 2 hours to complete.
playlist | Oxford only | v. 2013
Some clips to show the wordprocessor's functionality in a formal document setting
article | Publicly viewable
This paper compares EndNote, RefWorks and (more briefly) Zotero, when used for managing and citing legal works using the OSCOLA referencing style
software | Publicly viewable
Mendeley describes itself as "a free reference manager and academic social network"
course pack | Oxford only
Learn about producing documents in PDF (Portable Document Format), a universal file format that preserves all of the fonts and layout of the original document. We will first learn how PDF files are created and look at formatting and manipulation of PDFs. We will then discuss annotating PDFs and completing PDF forms.
article | Oxford only
EndNote has a Find Full Text tool which can seek the full text of a paper or journal article, typically as a PDF file. Some settings are given here, which can help.
article | Publicly viewable | v. X8
EndNote can connect to the CrossRef service - get the updated connection file