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Workshops and Classes: iSkills: Information sources for African Studies

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Bodleian iSkills: Information sources for African studies

This session will introduce key information sources for African Studies. You will be shown useful finding tools to locate relevant material via SOLO and how to search them, as well as important portals and gateways to libraries and archives of online primary texts. There will be time for a brief hands-on.

Subjects to be covered include:

  • Finding relevant African resources in Oxford
  • Identifying and searching key databases for African Studies via OxLIP+
  • Other useful web resources
  • Using key portals and gateways to libraries and archives of online primary texts

Intended Audience:  Students, researchers and anyone interested in the topic

Dates and booking

Thursday 11 May 10.00-11.30 Social Science Library, Information Skills Training Room >Booking now closed

 

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Presenters:  Lucy McCann and Sarah Rhodes

Format:  Presentation with practical exercises

What you will need? A computer will be provided. If you prefer to bring your own laptop, please read our guidance notes.

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