Database

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  1. learning pathway | Publicly viewable

    Relational databases can provide a powerful way of managing your data, and there is a wide range of learning material available to help you learn to use it. Our databases teacher suggests pathways to lead you through the resources you need.

  2. article | Publicly viewable | v. 2010

    Ways to protect your data against accidental or malicious mis-editing, or to conceal it from unauthorised view

  3. course pack | Publicly viewable | v. 2013

    This course shows you how to build the essential structure of a relational database, using Access

  4. course pack | Publicly viewable

    This course takes you through the steps you need to design a good relational database, from concept to implementation

  5. course pack | Publicly viewable | v. 2013

    This course takes you through the process of exploring and understanding a working database (using Access as an example)

  6. playlist | Oxford only | v. 2013

    For people who have to take over an existing database, and plan how they will adapt it for future use

  7. playlist | Oxford only | v. 2013

    This course shows you a variety of ways to make your database easy and efficient for people to work in, both when entering data and when analysing results

  8. playlist | Oxford only | v. 2013

    If you need to build, plan or revise a database, this is the course. You will create tables with fields and a range of useful properties, learn about relationships between tables, create and manage them.

  9. course pack | Publicly viewable | v. 2013

    Try out a variety of ways to make your database easy and efficient for people to work in, both when entering data and when analysing results

  10. course pack | Publicly viewable | v. 2013

    This course shows you how to build the essential structure of a relational database (using Access as an example)

  11. learning activity | Publicly viewable

    An integrated activity for practising a range of database skills on relational databases - try out the methods and techniques you have learnt from ITLC database courses (using Access).

  12. playlist | Oxford only

    You will learn to organise your data with a good relational database design, from concept to implementation.

  13. software | Publicly viewable

    FileMaker Pro is easy to use database software for the Mac, Windows and other platforms

  14. software | Publicly viewable

    Microsoft Office Access is a relational database management system. You can use it for data which is too complex to be modelled using Excel spreadsheets.

  15. website | Oxford only

    Explore the functionality of the full text digital library of Ancient Greek documents, using TLG or Thesaurus Linguae Graecae.

  16. hands-on task | Oxford only

    Explore the functionality of the full text digital library of Ancient Greek documents, TLG or Thesaurus Linguae Graecae.

  17. course pack | Publicly viewable | v. 2013

    This boot camp prepares you for designing, creating and using a relational database

  18. playlist | Oxford only | v. 2013

    This boot camp prepares you for designing, creating and using a relational database

  19. software | Publicly viewable

    Download a tool to help you choose which software to use, for your database project

  20. course pack | Publicly viewable | v. 2013

    This course covers a variety of techniques for manipulating and analysing the data in a relational database, using Access

  21. course pack | Publicly viewable | v. 2013

    This course shows you how to build a user interface consisting of a set of forms, clearly laid out and helpfully formatted, along with tools for easy and quick navigation, using Access

  22. course pack | Publicly viewable

    A one-day workshop to introduce those researching in the fields of history and archaeology to working with computerised databases.

  23. course pack | Publicly viewable

    If you are managing a database project, you need an understanding of how relational databases work

  24. article | Publicly viewable

    You can add a field which notes the date when the record was last edited

  25. article | Publicly viewable

    Read about different ways to manage a many-to-many relationship in your data

  26. course pack | Publicly viewable | v. 2013

    This course shows you how to select and arrange data from your database, and present it using reports

  27. playlist | Oxford only | v. 2013

    Videos to help you create useful and workable reports in a database

  28. playlist | Oxford only

    If you are managing a database project, you need an understanding of how relational databases work

  29. article | Publicly viewable

    A relational database is a means of storing, manipulating, and analysing structured data that represents the relationship between items. Learn about how they work, and how design a database, sort data and create forms.

  30. course pack | Publicly viewable | v. 2013

    Learn to build queries to investigate and interpret your data, and try out a variety of techniques for manipulating and analysing your data in a relational database

  31. article | Publicly viewable | v. 2013

    Some suggestions for working with images in a database, and how to display the images with each record.

  32. playlist | Oxford only | v. 2013

    This course covers a variety of techniques for manipulating and analysing your data in a relational database

  33. course pack | Publicly viewable

    Structured Query Language (SQL) is a programming language designed for managing data held in a relational database management system. This course is a follow-up to the introductory course, covering several advanced MySQL concepts.

  34. video | Oxford only

    An introduction to the basics of Database Design

  35. course pack | Publicly viewable | v. 2013

    This session provides an introduction to statistical functionality in Excel where you will learn how to use various tools to perform a core set of statistical operations including mean, standard deviation, frequency, goodness of fit, t tests, ANOVA, correlation and regression and then display the results in charts such as histograms.

  36. course pack | Publicly viewable

    This course will cover basic concepts in exploratory data analysis and statistical modelling using R.

  37. course pack | Oxford only

    This one-day course introduces the concept of regression and then extends this to multiple regression using practical, real examples.

  38. learning activity | Publicly viewable

    This course provides you with you with an introdution to R.

    These activities will help you prepare for attending this workshop.  There is some introductory material and two tasks to complete.

     


     

  39. learning activity | Oxford only

    This one-day course introduces the concept of regression and then extends this to multiple regression using practical, real examples.

  40. playlist | Oxford only

    Playlist for Matlab is a high-performance language for technical computing. This course provides a working introduction to the Matlab technical computing environment. Themes of data analysis, visualization, and programming are explored throughout the course.

  41. article | Publicly viewable

    If your research involves making use of structured data, using a database might help you. This article explores a few different tools for managing this type of data.

  42. article | Oxford only

    To find journal articles, papers and other materials in your research field you will need to use bibliographic databases

  43. course pack | Publicly viewable

    This course covers the basic concepts of SQL, a programming language designed for managing data held in a relational database management system

  44. article | Publicly viewable

    Keeping up to date with new publications and papers in your research area is a vital but time consuming task, particularly as you approach your submission date. Setting up database alerts, RSS feeds and saved searches so that new papers and other materials come to you, makes it much easier.

  45. course pack | Oxford only | v. 2010

    How do you filter, summarise and subtotal large lists of data? With this course you will learn all about advanced filtering, database and other advanced functions to answer the question. Want to do some "what-if-analysis"? Want to find out how to create dynamic models that instantly recalculate when related cell values change? How do you analyse external data? Learn to use some of the more advanced tools in Excel and get the answers to these questions and much more.

  46. hands-on task | Publicly viewable

    In this task you will explore the Archive of Mesopotamian Archaeological Reports (AMAR), a searchable library of publications of site reports of excavations in the region

  47. hands-on task | Publicly viewable

    The ProQuest platform provides access to many databases, including the largest online database of theses and dissertations

  48. hands-on task | Publicly viewable

    In this task you will explore a modular, subject-based bibliographical database, Oxford Bibliographies On-Line, OBO

  49. learning activity | Oxford only

    This is an on-line self-study course for the popular Python programming language.
    The teacher writes some notes about the way the course runs, and some things to think about before you commit to taking the course.

  50. website | Publicly viewable | v. 2010

    Brief tutorials and tips for Access users, builders and designers.

  51. course pack | Oxford only

    Perl is a stable, cross platform programming language that is used in many computer systems around the world for web programming, database manipulation, text processing, and system administration. This course will cover the basics of the language.

  52. on-line course | Publicly viewable

    FileMaker Pro is easy to use database software for the Mac, Windows and other platforms - watch videos to get started

  53. article | Publicly viewable

    Bibliographic software allows you to organise a personal database of the books, journals, and other works relevant to your research. This article compares the features of four popular choices: EndNote, RefWorks, Zotero, and Mendeley.

  54. website | Publicly viewable

    BBHI is a comprehensive guide to historical writing about the history of Britain, Ireland, and relations with the empire and Commonwealth

  55. website | Publicly viewable

    Dyabola is a near-comprehensive bibliographical database of the literature of classical archaeology from 1956 onwards

  56. website | Publicly viewable

    The leading bibliographical database for finding scholarly materials in history

  57. website | Publicly viewable

    WorldCat brings together Library catalogues from across the world

  58. hands-on task | Publicly viewable

    Bibliographical databases are one of the best ways of locating journal articles, book reviews, collections of essays and conference proceedings - try some key databases for Arabic and Islamic Studies

  59. article | Publicly viewable

    Once you have gathered your data or your information, you have to analyse it. You have to decide what kind of analysis you are going to perform (often more than one kind) and select the most useful tools and methods for this.

  60. hands-on task | Oxford only

    WorldCat is the world’s largest network of library content and services, containing references for approximately 1.5 billion items from thousands of libraries worldwide.

  61. hands-on task | Publicly viewable

    Citation indexes allow you find items which have cited a particular work or author by analysing the bibliographies of books and articles

  62. hands-on task | Publicly viewable

    Bibliographical databases are good tools for locating journal articles, book reviews, collections of essays and conference proceedings because they allow you to keyword search thousands of journals and other sources simultaneously

  63. hands-on task | Publicly viewable

    In this task you will explore the Past Masters collection of primary sources

  64. hands-on task | Publicly viewable

    In this task you will explore the subject-based bibliographical databases hosted by EBSCO

  65. hands-on task | Oxford only

    This task will show you how to use SOLO (Search Oxford Libraries Online) to search the print and electronic collections of the Bodleian Libraries and many College and other libraries associated with the University of Oxford, OxLIP+, the ORA and the Bodleian's Allegro catalogues

  66. hands-on task | Oxford only

    OxLIP+ is Oxford’s dedicated gateway to online resources, covering full text databases, data, images and more. This task will give you a flavour of how to search using OxLIP+.

  67. article | Publicly viewable

    Keeping up to date with new publications, research and news in your fields is a vital but time consuming task. RSS feeds can help by sending information to you automatically.

  68. hands-on task | Publicly viewable

    Bibliographical databases allow you to search for papers on your research topic across a range of journals and other resources. These tasks can guide you through databases and citation indexes specific to your subject area.

  69. article | Publicly viewable | v. X8

    Exercises in this course ask you to visit certain websites. Clickable web addresses are given here, so that you can go directly to them.

  70. course pack | Publicly viewable | v. 2013

    Use Word to carry out a mail merge - sending a standard letter to many recipients, with personalised content. A hands-on course for administrative support staff.

  71. playlist | Oxford only | v. 2013

    This course is an introduction to using VBA in Access. VBA is a powerful programming language that can be used to add functionaility to your databases.

  72. course pack | Oxford only

    This course will introduce some software and online tools to make the process easier and more efficient

  73. course pack | Oxford only

    MapInfo is a geographic information system (GIS) that is very popular among entry-level users due to its low cost and ease of use. GIS is software that is designed to store, query, analyse, process, and visualise spatial data.

  74. course pack | Oxford only

    PHP is a widely used general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited for web development and can be embedded into HTML.

  75. article | Oxford only

    You can download some connection files which have been configured specifically for users who are members of Oxford University.

  76. article | Publicly viewable

    This paper compares EndNote, RefWorks and (more briefly) Zotero, when used for managing and citing legal works using the OSCOLA referencing style

  77. article | Publicly viewable

    An article that helps you think about structuring your research data and ensuring that it's properly documented

  78. website | Publicly viewable

    A major literature searching database in the Sciences, Social Sciences and Arts & Humanities, Web of Science can also be used to measure impact using citation data

  79. website | Publicly viewable

    A major literature searching database in Science, Medicine and Social Sciences, Scopus can also be used to measure impact using citation data

  80. hands-on task | Publicly viewable

    The Web of Science is an online abstracting and indexing database which concentrates on the prestigious high-impact journals. Its strength lies in citation searching. This task will give you a flavour of how you might use the Web of Science in your research.

  81. hands-on task | Publicly viewable

    ARTstor includes image collections in archives, libraries, museums, etc., which include many images relevant to archaeological studies

  82. hands-on task | Publicly viewable

    Bibliographical databases are one of the best tools for locating journal articles and conference proceedings
    even if you don’t know the authors or article

  83. hands-on task | Publicly viewable

    This task will give you a flavour of how you might use the Online Egyptological Bibliography (OEB) to search for Egyptology materials in a extensively curated database

  84. article | Publicly viewable

    Finding published and unpublished materials such as articles, papers, books, theses and primary research materials to support your research