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Workshops and Classes: iSkills: Finding stuff - scholarly literature for your research

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Bodleian iSkills: Finding stuff - scholarly literature for your research

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.

Subjects to be covered include:

  • Run effective literature searches
  • Find monographs and other scholarly items in Oxford Libraries using SOLO
  • Search for journal articles using subject databases and scholarly search engines
  • Search for theses and dissertations from around the World using Proquest and eTHos
  • Search for theses from Oxford University using SOLO and ORA
  • Search for conference papers using Proquest, OCLC and other databases

Intended Audience:  Postgraduate students, researchers and academics.

Dates and booking

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Presenters: Marija Babic; Helen Bond; Pinelopi Flaouna; Isabel McMann

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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