Training sessions: Science Research and Discovery Tools

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Join us for a series of free training sessions focusing on digital research and discovery tools.

Published date:

The programme includes talks, drop in clinics and reader feedback opportunities 

Elsevier: Thursday 1 December 2016 

10.00-11.00: An overview of Elsevier products and search platforms: E-Books, E-Journals, Databases
11.00-11.30: Clinic
11.30-12.30: Engineering Village
12.30-13.00: Clinic
14.00-15.00: Reaxys chemistry database
15.30-16.30: Drop in session

Thompson Reuters: Wednesday 15 February 2017

Details TBC

Venue: British Library, Social Sciences Seminar Room, Social Science Reading Room, Floor 1

Book a place:

 These sessions will provide a general introduction to the new features and tools including subjects covered, expert and multi-file searching to enable you to:

 Keep up to date with the latest literature in your field

  • Formulate effective search strategies to explore your field of research
  • Use the databases in combination with the library catalogues to navigate the library’s print and digital collections  

The electronic resources we subscribe to can be found here

The sessions are open to registered readers. Find out how to register here.

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Our resources support the needs of specialists working in academia and business, and can support multidisciplinary research interests.