The full researcher training programme for 2021/22, including new sessions
Our Research Support Team provides training workshops for research students and staff, and these are included in the University’s Researcher Development Programme. Taking place in Oak Room, 3rd Floor, Catalyst, we cover topics such as publishing your research, open access, using Pure and EndNote, and writing a strong data management plan.
Note: sessions in January 2021 will take place in Microsoft Teams, NOT Catalyst. Please see below for a joining linkContinue reading
What is Scopus?
Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature across disciplines, making it a great tool for doing research. It also provides access to reliable article data, metrics and analytical tools. As well as the search function, Scopus has a powerful current awareness tool so new research in your discipline can be emailed to you at a time that suits you.Continue reading
About LibKey Nomad
LibKey Nomad is a web browser extension that enables you to see with one-click which research articles are available open access or through Edge Hill library subscriptions. Nomad identifies the quickest way to access the full-text of an article and helps avoid paywalls.Continue reading
We share what we’re doing to make the most popular research in Edge Hill Pure fully accessible, so everyone can learn and build upon it.Continue reading
Here we bring together all the guidance on using the new version of EndNote at home or on-campus.
What is EndNote?
EndNote is reference management software best used for research projects. It has lots of advanced features, but can take a long time to learn and master. If you wish to use referencing software for a taught course (undergraduate, PGT) we recommend using RefWorks instead.Continue reading
By Helen Bell, Research Support Team
Take a quick look at what is coming up over the next couple of months, in case there is a free event that you will find interesting and informative.
Join the British Library’s panel of experts who will be exploring Trump’s impact on domestic and foreign politics.
- ‘You’re Fired’? Reviewing the Trump Presidency
Thursday 21st January 2021, 19:00-20:15
Take a break and spark an interest with the British Library’s Curators’ Lectures. This lecture, Beyond the Exhibition: Women’s Rights in Asia and Africa.
- Unfinished Business: Curators’ Lunchtime Lecture – Beyond the Exhibition 1
Friday 22nd January 2021, 12:30-13:30
Gathering together in the North West, members of the research support teams at the University of Liverpool, LJMU and Edge Hill have put together a programme of 9 events over 3 days dedicated to open research. Please take a look to see what might be of interest:
The keynote session is:
- ‘The Open Revolution: making a radically fairer and free future’
Dr Rufus Pollock
Tuesday 9th February 2021 10.30-11.30
An introduction by the UK Data Service to the new Catalogue of Mental Health Measures that compiles and organises information about mental health measures in over 30 studies. It features descriptions of the studies and the measures of mental health and wellbeing they have collected, as well as information about statistical resources and training.
- The Catalogue of Mental Health Measures: Discovering the depths of mental health data in UK longitudinal studies.
Thursday 11th February 2021, 16:00-17:30
Register in advance online for free, what more could you ask for!
Enjoy the debates.
Post by: Helen Bell, Research Support Team