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Tue 15 May 2018
11:00 - 13:00

Venue: Institute for Manufacturing, Lecture Room 1

Provided by: Department of Engineering


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Finding information for your dissertation (Engineering)
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Tue 15 May 2018

Description

A one hour session for MPhil Engineering students starting their dissertation.

This session will look at tools and techniques for finding information for dissertations. Including:- Strategies for finding what you need Search methods and techniques Resources you can use Evaluating academic literature Referencing and Reference Managers

You may find it useful to bring a laptop to this session, but it is not essential.

This will be followed by a one hour drop-in for questions about searching and using reference managers.

Target audience

This session is aimed at MPhil Engineering students starting their dissertation, but may be useful for Engineering PhD students and 3rd and 4th year Engineering undergraduates

Sessions

Number of sessions: 2

# Date Time Venue Trainer
1 Tue 15 May 2018   11:00 - 12:00 11:00 - 12:00 Institute for Manufacturing, Lecture Room 1 map Lynne Meehan
2 Tue 15 May 2018   12:00 - 13:00 * 12:00 - 13:00 * Institute for Manufacturing, Lecture Room 1 map Lynne Meehan
* Optional session.
Topics covered

Searching for information Referencing and Reference Managers

Format
  • Workshop
Duration
  • One 1 hour session followed by 1 hour drop-in

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