Postgraduate Training MT2013-2014
Postgraduate Inductions and InformationSkills
courses are organised for all new graduate students starting in MT2013. Courses are organised with departments. Check the timetable for courses in your subject area http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/science/training/
Information Skills courses provide an overview of the extensive collections of electronic resources for research available at University of Oxford.
This course will help you find research publications for your project or a dissertation.
Courses are run by subject librarians at Radcliffe Science Library or in your departments.
Available Statistics Resources
This guide is intended to introduce members of the Statistcs Department to core library resources and services for subjects including statistics, probability and biostatistics.
The Radcliffe Science Library (RSL) provides the main collections of physical books and journals for statistics. The RSL can be accessed by all members of the Oxford University. The library also provides a wide collection of electronic resources which can be accessed both on and off-campus by University of Oxford members.
The Statistics Library, based in the Department of Statistics, offers additional resources which are available to members of the Statistics Department.
This guide will introduce you too some of the core resources in statistics, biostatistics and probability that are available to you, especially our electronic resources. The types of materials you can access include -
- Bibliographic databases.
- Physical and electronic books.
- Web resources for statistics.
- Theses and Dissertations.
Use the tabs at the top of the guide to quickly move to the type of resources you want.
Accessing Electronic Resources
On Campus Access to Electronic Resources
Many of the resources mentioned in this LibGuide are accessed electronically.
If you are in the library or a University Department you can access all the electronic content the library subscribes to without using your single sign-on (SS0) credentials.
Off Campus Access to Electronic Resources
A number of databases and other electronic resources which are available through the Bodleian Libraries will require you to log-on if you are off Campus. To do this please use your SSO login.
If you are a member of the university and do not have a SSO login, please go to the OUCS website for instructions.