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TRIAL - Knovel

Knovel

Knovel is a web-based application integrating technical information with analytical and search tools to drive innovation and deliver answers engineers can trust. It is comprised of authoritative science and technology references used by academics, professional engineers, and engineering students around the world. Providing a vital resource for technical data for a career in engineering, Knovel provides students with experience retrieving the critical research data necessary to solve real-world engineering problems. 

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Profile Booster: Optimise Your Research Profile, 5 & 11 September 2019

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Take your research profile to the next level with these hands-on sessions. Bring your own laptop and chat with library and IT training staff about maximising the impact of your researcher profile across the various platforms (ORCiD, Aurora, Researcher Profiles and more!). The session on 5 September will have an arts and professions focus, while the session on 11 September will have a STEM and medical focus.

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Gale Discovery Day, Thursday 5 September

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Drop in and learn about the library's range of Gale products and see how they can help your learning, teaching or research efforts at the Gale Discovery Day.

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Mary Lee: the life and times of a 'turbulent anarchist' and her battle for women's rights, Thursday 29 August

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For this month's Friends of the Library event we are joined by author Denise George, discussing her latest book "Mary Lee: the life and times of a 'turbulent anarchist' and her battle for women's rights". 

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Madrigal Mystery Tour

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You are invited to enjoy the beautiful acoustics of the Barr Smith Library Reading Room for the Madrigal Mystery Tour by the renowned Lumina Vocal Ensemble on Sunday 1 September.

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Exciting new approach to the University’s art, heritage, archives and special collections

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We are very pleased to announce that the University’s art and heritage collections are now part of the University Library. This is an exciting development bringing together the management and development of all special, rare and unique collections under a single program.

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Demystifying Research Metrics lecture

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This lecture, held on Tuesday 27 August, is for staff and students who would like to find and understand their research metrics. Metrics can be used when applying for grants, promotions and positions. The lecture is particularly useful for research students and Early Career Researchers.

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Preparing your Research Data Management Plan workshop

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Come to this hands-on workshop on Friday 23 August! You will have the chance to complete your research data management plan with support from experts. You can ask questions and discuss any issues you're facing in a supportive atmosphere.

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Endnote basics workshop

Come along to a hands-on session on Thursday 15 August. This session is designed to give you the essential skills to use EndNote for your research and writing. No prior knowledge of EndNote is needed.

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Course Reader collection at Ask Library

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Course readers are now available to be purchased from the Online Shop. Once purchased, readers can be collected from Ask Library on Level 3 of the Barr Smith Library/Hub Central.

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