Coming Soon: Library workshops for taught postgraduates about to begin their dissertations

Once the fast approaching exams are over it will be time for many taught postgraduate students to focus on their dissertations and the library will be here to help, with bookable workshops on how best to gather and manage the literature you will need to complete your research.

These workshops will introduce you to:

  • How to plan what you are going to search for.
  • Where to find the many resources we have in paper and online.
  • How to get the best out of these resources to ensure you find the materials you need.
  • RefWorks, reference management software to help you manage the materials you find and then create a perfectly referenced dissertation.

These workshops will take place in the Sir Duncan Rice Library, once the exams are over, some time in June. Dates and times will be announced soon to all taught postgraduates by email. These workshops have been very popular in the past so be sure to book up fast once the dates are announced.

In the meantime, please visit the information skills section of our website for further information on using our many resources to help you research and write your dissertation.

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