Information literacy for researchers 23 March, 09:30-12:30 John Rylands University Library, Manchester Information literacy is a key factor in the development of your skills as a researcher. The national Researcher Development Framework (RDF) makes extensive reference to the handling of research information and highlights the skills exhibited by researchers who are effective … [Read more...] about Information Literacy for Researchers
Archives for March 2011
“An Academic Career” – www.manchester.ac.uk/academiccareer, a fantastic new website designed by Elizabeth Wilkinson, Head of PG Careers at the University of Manchester, is now live! Elizabeth has blogged about the website: (http://manchesterpgcareers.wordpress.com/2011/03/08/an-academic-career-new-website/) and also put up a page on the blog … [Read more...] about An Academic Career – Website Launched
Salford Postgraduate Annual Research Conference (SPARC) 8th - 9th June 2011 SPARC is a cross-disciplinary conference showcasing contemporary postgraduate research. The conference is free to attend and open to all researchers. The conference offers you the opportunity to: - Practise presenting in a supportive environment - Publicise your research to new audiences - Meet and … [Read more...] about SPARC 2011
‘Working with digital archives’, research workshop organised by Manchester Digital Media Network and sponsored by Research Institute for Cosmopolitan Cultures. 17 March 2011, 3-6pm, University Place 4,211. Attendance is free. Tea and coffee will be provided. This half-day workshop explores technical, methodological and cultural issues associated with increasing use of … [Read more...] about Working with Digital Archives
www.bl.uk www.bl.uk Social Sciences at the British Library: Did you know? · The Social Science team at the British Library has been in place since 2007. We have a large team of curators across the social sciences to support your research. · Our collections include newspapers, magazines, oral history interviews, images, music and manuscripts as well as journals, books … [Read more...] about Social Sciences at the BL – Did You Know?