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

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Bodleian iSkills for the Medical Sciences Division and OUH staff: Introduction to Mendeley

Do you need help managing your references? Do you need help citing references in your documents? This 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 and OUH 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. 

Dates and booking:

Online booking requires your SSO (Oxford University Single Sign On).  However, if you are an OUH staff member and do not have an SSO you may book by emailing usered@bodleian.ox.ac.uk directly from your OUH email address - make sure you give us the title(s) and date(s) of any workshops you want to book onto!

(PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU HAVE YOUR BODLEIAN WIFI OR EDUROAM LOGIN CREDENTIALS FOR ANY OF THESE SESSIONS)

Thursday 5 December  14.00-15.30 Group Study Room, The Knowledge Centre, Old Road Campus Research Building > Book now

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Presenters:  Owen Coxall; Eli Harriss; Catherine Hartley; Tatjana Petrinic; 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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