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Library staff workshop: SciVal for academic staff

Dr Matt Walker (Elsevier) will lead workshops on 14 September 2017 exclusively for academic staff at the University of Portsmouth on the effective use of Elsevier’s SciVal research intelligence tool. He will cover the responsible use of metrics and best practice for

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Return of the Referencing Pop-Ups!

Good referencing and citation can make the difference between a good mark and a great mark, so it’s worth taking some time over. Sure, there are apps and other shortcuts you *could* use, but when there are all-important marks at

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Helping you face your referencing fears…

So you’ve finished the essay. You’ve found all the sources you need, you’ve read them, and you’ve produced an essay that’s practically perfect in every way. And then your tutor says you need to work on your referencing. Your heart

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Maths cafe drop-ins and workshops

Maths Cafe are running their popular workshops again from 3.00-4.30 pm on Wednesdays in Lion Gate-you can find the full program here. Don’t forget you can also drop-in to the regular Maths Café drop-in sessions in Lion Gate and the Library:

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Law referencing drop-in health check with Linda Jones

Are you studying Law?  Linda Jones, our Law Librarian, is holding a referencing drop-in session in Seminar Room 2 (near the Support Services Desk in Area 0A) at 12-2 pm next Wednesday, 2 November.  Bring your Law assignments and referencing worries

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I-Find Academic Information (CCi students)

Missed a timetabled library workshop recently?  Just need to find a few extra academic sources for your essay or dissertation? Then please come along to one of the i-find Academic Information workshops, scheduled especially for students in the Faculty of

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Westlaw Certification

Apologies for short notice but Westlaw rep is running a certification session aimed at third years and post grads today 4-7. He will have spaces for anyone who wants to attend and aims to cover both basic and advanced certification.

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Lexis drop-ins replaced by demos

Do you use Lexis Library? The drop-in help sessions help sessions are not running next week. Instead there will be demonstration sessions to help you prepare for you coursework assignments in Library seminar room 1 every day: Monday 11:00-11:50 Tuesday

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Learn your Law databases

Our two law database experts are using the office in Area 1A to deliver their one-to-one clinics.  Details are available on the Library website.  Look for the poster outside.  These are advertised on the library website.  Look for the poster outside the door

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RIBA offers workshops in drawing and photography

The good thing about being a member of ARCLIB (Architecture Librarians Group) is that you get to hear about some interesting offers such as the special student discounted rates RIBA are offering for their architectural drawing and photography workshops.

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