‘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?
Freedom of information legislation (the UK and Scottish Freedom of Information Acts, and the Environmental Information Regulations) is highly relevant to researchers in Higher Education: as creators of information and/or data, they need to comply with the requirements of the law with regards to allowing access to their research outputs; and as users, they might make use of FoI … [Read more...] about Freedom of Information Act – PG Training
Lancaster University North West Enterprise School Preston Marriott March 28th- April 1st 2011 Less than 20% of PhD students end up in academia. How can you prepare for a non-University career? Enterprise Schools help increase your employability by improving enterprise skills in a highly interactive, group working environment, tutored by experts and guest … [Read more...] about Lancaster University North West Enterprise School
ONE DAY EARLY CAREER EVENT - MANCHESTER http://www.c-sap.bham.ac.uk/events/details/106-early-career-networking-event-for-social-scientists-manchester-a-london Tuesday 22 March 2011 ACADEMIC PRACTICE ROOM, MANCHESTER METROPOLITAN UNIVERSITY 11.00am – 3.00pm FREE REGISTRATION Following a very successful two-day event for early career Social Scientists last December we are … [Read more...] about One Day Early Career Event – Manchester