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The Betty & Gordon Moore Library

 
Thursday, 31 May, 2018
11:00 - 12:00
17 Mill Lane, Seminar Room B

 

Referencing where you got ideas and inspiration from for your research is a core skill for any good researcher. In this session, you will learn about the University of Cambridge's approach to plagiarism, as well as giving tips and tricks on how to avoid being caught out through bad referencing techniques. You will also be shown handy tools that can do a lot of the work for you as well as managing your literature reading list throughout your work and beyond.

Bring along your laptop, tablet or mobile phone to join in with our interactive referencing quiz and put your knowledge to the test! You might even win a prize!

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This session is part of the Cambridge Researcher Development Programme.


 

Tuesday, 5 June, 2018
10:00 - 11:00
17 Mill Lane, Seminar Room E

 

This session will help prepare you to begin your literature review. You will learn strategies for searching for relevant material, how to troubleshoot common search problems, and how to stay up to date with new publications in your field.

Please bring a laptop, tablet or other web-enabled devide with you to the session.

Click here to book a place.

This session is part of the Cambridge Researcher Development Programme.


 

Thursday, 7 June, 2018
14:30 - 15:30
17 Mill Lane, Seminar Room E

 

This session will develop skills that will help you get the most out of your literature review. From a foundation of effective search strategies, you will learn how to critically appraise academic literature, techniques for getting through sources quickly and evaluating their relevance, engaging with key material and beginning to write your literature review itself, as well as ensuring accuracy in your citations and references.

Please bring your own internet-enabled device to this session.

Click here to book a place.

This session is part of the Cambridge Researcher Development Programme.


 

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