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The Library provides an information resource skills tutorial to enable staff to effectively find, use, apply and present the information they need.   A one-to-one session with a librarian can be arranged when assistance with a complex query is required. Help can be provided in the use of the Library’s resources and to develop an effective search strategy.            
 The information skills cover:
Topic Coverage​
Managing your identity
This workshop will introduce about “Author identity tools”. You will learn about: ResearcherID, ScopusID, and ORCID.
The workshop will also discuss on networking facilities on WoS and Google Scholar Citation.
Secure and retain your rights This workshop will discuss about:

  • Creative Commons
  • Publisher agreements
  • Model Agreement addenda & Licences
Managing citations This session will provide an introduction to a variety of tools for managing papers and citations including EndNote & EndNote Online, Zotero, Mendeley and will discuss how to choose the tool that’s right for you.
EndNote online Come learn how to insert citations to your online library and then use them when writing a paper. Users of the desktop version can also synch their online and desktop library, so knowing how to use the online version extends the options.

 

Date Venue Topics Participants​
15 Feb Sentarum Room, CIFOR HQ Managing your identity  15
4 April Sentarum Room, CIFOR HQ Managing citations  15
11 April Miombo Room, CIFOR HQ Secure and retain your rights  15
16 May Sentarum Room, CIFOR HQ EndNote online  15
21 June Sentarum Room, CIFOR HQ Secure and retain your rights  15
 21 Sep Sentarum Room, CIFOR HQ Secure and retain your rights  15

To book the classes please click the following: CIFOR Library Training Events

 

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