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Do your research skills need sharpening? Are you interested in learning more about how Open Research works and how to share your data?
The Researcher KnowHow Team have put together a programme of online sessions throughout June and July to help you hone your research skills. These sessions cover topics like managing and sharing your data, complying with copyright and Open Research.
Throughout the programme, there are a mix of one-hour sessions, bite-size sessions, and data management virtual drop-in sessions.
Description of Session
Literature Searching: tips and tricks
Online session on how to effectively search for resources and literature.
Open Research Exchange
In-person talk and discussion about open research practices over free lunch.
Online advanced session on using the Endnote referencing tool
Data Management Plan drop-in session
Online drop-in session for researchers on writing data management plans and using the DMP online tool
Systematic Review – Top Tips
Online session providing advice on conducting key activities in a systematic review.
Copyright and your thesis
Online session on copyright issues you should consider when submitting your thesis.
Wednesday 15th June
Lunchtime bite session on Almetric
Online introduction to Altmetric Explorer which enables users to measure research outputs.
Online drop-in session for researchers on writing data management plans and using the DMP online tool.
Friday 17th June
Predatory Publishing – How to support researchers in identifying trusted journals and publishers for their research
This is a free external webinar run by UKSG about the problems of predatory publishing and how to avoid them.
Wednesday 29th June
Lunchtime bite session on Open Research and the research life cycle
Online session on the UNESCO Open Science recommendations.
Friday 1st July
Lunchtime bite session on FAIR data
Online introduction to the FAIR data principles to researchers.
Tuesday 5th July
Research Data Management and your PHD
Copyright for teaching – an introduction
Online advanced session on using the Endnote referencing tool.
Thursday 7th July
For further details of all our workshops and videos and to register, please see our events page.