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Workshops and Classes: Bodleian iSkills for the Medical Sciences Division: Introduction to Mendeley

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Bodleian iSkills for the Medical Sciences Division: Introduction to Mendeley

Do you need help managing your references? Do you need help citing references in your documents? This hour-long session will introduce you to Mendeley (www.mendeley.com), a free programme which can help you to store, organise and retrieve your references and PDFs, as well as cite references in documents and create bibliographies quickly and easily.

Objectives:

  • understand what Mendeley is and what it can do for you
  • create a Mendeley account and install Mendeley Desktop
  • import references from PubMed   
  • import references directly from a database such as Ovid Embase   
  • know how to annotate and manage PDFs using Mendeley   
  • know how to synchronise your desktop and web libraries   
  • create a bibliography
  • cite references in document

Intended Audience:   Postgraduate students, researchers and university staff based on the Old Road Campus or in Medical Sciences Division departments elsewhere in Headington.

Dates and booking

Thursday 26th October 10.00-11.00 Group Study Room, The Knowledge Centre, Old Road Campus Research Building, Headington > Book a place
Tuesday 7th November 14.00-15.00 Group Study Room, The Knowledge Centre, Old Road Campus Research Building, Headington > Book a place

 

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Presenters:  Eli Harriss, Catherine Hartley, Tatjana Petrinic or Carolyn Smith

Format:  Presentation with practical exercises

What you will need? A computer will be provided. If you prefer to bring your own laptop, please read our guidance notes.

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