Upcoming Events

DateTimeTopicDescriptionTags
09/02/20232:15 pm - 4:05 pmOPTION – Managing your digital identity as a researcher: strategies and case studies

What’s your digital footprint doing for you? Come to this workshop to explore inspiring case studies and consider how to build your scholarly reputation online.

Digital communication collaboration and participation, Digital competencies, Digital identity and wellbeing, Engagement, Other, RDF B2, RDF B3, RDF D2, RDF D3, UKPSF A5, UKPSF V4
14/02/202312:15 pm - 1:00 pmOPTION - Research Data Management Drop-in Session

This short workshop will give clear, practical answers to the questions: What is open access? Why does open access matter? How do I make my research open access?

Digital, Digital communication collaboration and participation, Other, RDF D2, RDF D3
08/03/202310:15 am - 12:05 pmOPTION - Open access: what, why and how?

This short workshop will give clear, practical answers to the questions: What is open access? Why does open access matter? How do I make my research open access?

Digital communication collaboration and participation, Digital competencies, Other, RDF D2, RDF D3
14/03/202312:15 pm - 1:00 pmOPTION - Research Data Management Drop-in Session

This short workshop will give clear, practical answers to the questions: What is open access? Why does open access matter? How do I make my research open access?

Digital, Digital communication collaboration and participation, Digital competencies, Other, RDF D2, RDF D3
15/03/202310:15 am - 12:05 pmOPTION - Alternative Format Theses: issues and challenges

Covers the essentials of producing an alternative format thesis (thesis containing publications) or a portfolio with papers, including publication types and versions, publisher copyright issues, licenses and permissions.

Digital, Inclusivity, Other, RDF A1, RDF A2, RDF A3
03/04/202310:15 am - 12:05 pmOPTION - EndNote Online for reference management

Workshop to help you get started using EndNote Online to manage your references and cite while you write.

digital, Other, RDF A1, RDF A2, RDF A3
03/04/202310:15 am - 12:05 pmOPTION - EndNote Online for reference management

Of interest to: staff and students.

The University supports EndNote Online and EndNote Desktop software for reference management. They can be used together or independently. This session will specifically focus on the basics of using EndNote Online. The activity will take you through registration for the service, saving and storing references from databases, the Library catalogue, and other tools e.g., Google Scholar, as well as citing while you write in Word using your preferred referencing style.

By the end of this session, you will:

  • understand how EndNote Online can help you to both save time and be more consistent in your referencing;
  • have stored a number of references using EndNote;
  • know how to set up your Cite While You Write EndNote ribbon to access EndNote Online in Word:
  • learn how citations and reference lists are formatted;
  • inserted and delete citations into a Word document;
  • be aware of how to edit and manage your in-text citations;
  • be able to prepare your document for final edit and print.

This session will be live online via teams or zoom, you will be sent a calendar invite with a link before the class. The recording will be uploaded to Moodle afterwards.

If you would like to leave feedback on this session, please go to Information Skills For Researchers: Library Feedback Survey 2022-23. Thank you.

18/04/202312:15 pm - 1:00 pmOPTION - Research Data Management Drop-in Session

This short workshop will give clear, practical answers to the questions: What is open access? Why does open access matter? How do I make my research open access?

Digital, Digital communication collaboration and participation, Digital competencies, Other, RDF D2, RDF D3