Research support

scientific information (1 ECTS)

INFORMATION

  

Application form

Course code


Dates 2016

25 October and 8 November 

Time and Place

13:00-17:00 hours

University library

PC room

Course fee

Course participation is free of charge for UT-staff

Group size

N.A. 

Trainer

Hanneke Becht, Carla Gerritsen, Nicole Loorbach, Petri de Willigen

Course materials

Online exercises and syllabus 

Registration

Click here for the application form

FOR WHOM?

All staff members and PhD candidates.

RESULT

You are able to search for and record academic information, making optimal use of current (technological) possibilities, for research and education purposes.

CONTENT

Systematically searching for information, formulating a problem statement, knowledge and choice of (referring, informing) sources, writing references and reference managers (plus optional workshops on Endnote), search methods and techniques, citation indexes, scholarly publishing (the use of Internet and the UT-repository), citation analysis, and data management. These subjects are first treated in general, later focused on the particular search statement of the participant

 DURATION AND TIME INVESTMENT

2 plenary sessions including a workshop on Endnote OR Mendeley and home-study, followed by individual coaching by your Information Specialist. The plenary sessions take 4 hours each, plus around 10 hours home-study. The Endnote and Mendeley Workshops take 2 hours each.

The studyload for this course is equivalent to 1 ECTS

ADMISSION CRITERIA

Not applicable

Further Information

Information Specialists LISA