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:
|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:
|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.|
|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