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Workshops and Classes: 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.
Please note:  Any undergraduates, postgraduates, researchers and university staff NOT based in the Medical Sciences Division, please register for our FREE Referencing: Mendeley workshop which we run at the IT Learning Centre on Banbury Road.  The next session will be run in Hilary Term.

Dates and booking

Wednesday 5 December 14.00-15.00 Group Study Room, The Knowledge Centre, Old Road Campus Research Building >Book now
Wednesday 12 December 11.00-12.00 Group Study Room, The Knowledge Centre, Old Road Campus Research Building >Book now

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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.

YOU WILL ALSO NEED YOUR BODLEIAN WIFI OR EDUROAM LOGIN CREDENTIALS - PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU HAVE ONE OF THESE AT THE SESSION

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