Key Information

Tutors: Ann Brew & Coco Nijhoff (Library Services)
Course Level: Level 1
Mode of Delivery: Remote and Face-to-Face sessions available
Maximum Course Capacity: 40 (Remote)

Dates

  • Wednesday 14 February 2024
    13:00-14:30, South Kensington
  • Wednesday 19 June 2024
    13:00-14:30, Microsoft Teams

Research skills are a key skill to develop throughout your studies. You will be expected to use a variety of search tools during the research process. This course will introduce key research tools including bibliographic databases, web-based information, books and journal articles. This course will highlight the importance of building up an effective search strategy to find the best quality information and how you manage the results using reference management software.

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this workshop you will be able to:

  • Recognise the importance of using research tools
  • Identify how to find key research tools in your subject area
  • Employ search strategies in various search tools
  • Evaluation of the quality of research resources you find
  • Develop an understanding of the key reference management tools available


How to Book

Please select a date and book on via Inkpath using your Imperial Single-Sign-On.