Research Skills Toolkit for Humanities Division

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A free hands-on workshop for graduate researchers in Humanities. An opportunity for you to learn about a broad range of resources in one time-efficient session.

The 2-hour session focuses on the skills and tools that will streamline your academic work. You will encounter a variety of IT and Library tools and services to support your research. Relevant software, online services and libraries techniques are on offer for you to try out.

You will also meet with subject specialists for help and guidance on further training.

Topics are likely to include:

  • EndNote/RefWorks
  • Skills Toolkit and avoiding plagiarism
  • GIMP image editing
  • Word for your thesis
  • Excel - organise and analyse dataorganise & analyse data using pivot tables
  • Audacity for recording audio
  • Your thesis, copyright and ORA
  • Citation searching with Web of Science
  • Dissertations and theses
  • Keeping up to date using RSS feeds or e-mail alerts

- See more at: http://www.skillstoolkit.ox.ac.uk/resource/event/research-skills-toolkit...

Topics are likely to include:

  • EndNote/RefWorks
  • Skills Toolkit and avoiding plagiarism
  • GIMP image editing
  • Word for your thesis
  • Excel - organise and analyse dataorganise & analyse data using pivot tables
  • Audacity for recording audio
  • Your thesis, copyright and ORA
  • Citation searching with Web of Science
  • Dissertations and theses
  • Keeping up to date using RSS feeds or e-mail alerts

- See more at: http://www.skillstoolkit.ox.ac.uk/resource/event/research-skills-toolkit...

Topics are likely to include:

  • Keeping up to date using RSS feeds
  • Tracking Citations – Arts and Humanities Citation Index
  • Key bibliographical tools for Archaeology and Anthropology; English and Modern Languages; History; Philosophy; and Theology
  • Key bibliographical tools – Oxford Bibliographies Online: Philosophy; Theology
  • Advanced searching on SOLO
  • Newspapers
  • Past Masters: Philosophy and Religious Studies
  • Digital images

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These workshops will take place in Week 1 of Hilary Term, 2018, so book your place now:

    Choose a date and book your place:
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January 15th 2pm - 4pm

January 17th 2pm - 4pm

January 19th 10am - 12

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Event date: 
15, 17 or 19 January 2018