Introduction to Reference Management Software

Code: LIB102, Offered By: Research Study Skills


Overview 

This two-hour workshop will introduce you to the purposes and principles of using reference management software to keep track of your reading, from exporting citation data from online resources to organising and annotating your references and PDFs of full-text articles.  


We’ll discuss three of the main reference management tools available - Zotero, Mendeley and EndNote - and help you to get started using them.  


Recommended for: 

Reference management software is a valuable tool for doctoral students in all disciplines.


Learning Outcomes

Participants will:

  • understand the benefits and limitations of reference management software

  • gain experience of using a range of reference management packages.


Teaching Methods

Practical workshop with support from Library staff.



Other Information

More information on reference management can be found on the Library’s reference management software webpages.


Staff Contact

Steve McIndoe  

Sessions

Thu, Oct 31st 2019, 14:00

Venue: Information Commons, Room: Computer Room 3.02

Tutor: Steve McIndoe

8 Places Available
Closing Date: October 30th, 2019

Fri, Nov 15th 2019, 14:00

Venue: Information Commons, Room: Computer Room 3.02

Tutor: Steve McIndoe

23 Places Available
Closing Date: November 14th, 2019

Wed, Apr 1st 2020, 14:00

Venue: Information Commons, Room: Computer Room 3.02

Tutor: Steve McIndoe

27 Places Available
Closing Date: March 31st, 2020

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