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Workshops and Classes: iSkills: Effective search strategies using the MLA Bibliography

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Bodleian iSkills: Effective search strategies using the MLA Bibliography

A practical introduction to searching for scholarly materials to support your research, focusing on building a search to fit your research question, using relevant databases and evaluating your results.


  • Develop a search strategy to run effective literature searches
  • Identify relevant databases for your subject
  • Evaluate and analyse your results

Intended Audience:  Postgraduates, researchers and academics in Modern European languages

What will you need? Please bring your own laptop with WiFi enabled.

Dates and booking

Next session TBA in Hilary Term Taylor Institution Library, Graduate Studies Room (top floor) > Booking now closed


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Presenters:  Joanne Ferrari

Format:  Presentation with practical exercises

What you will need? You will need to bring a laptop.  Please read our guidance notes below well in advance of attending the session.

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