Databases

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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. 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

  3. 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.

  4. playlist | Oxford only | v. 2013

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

  5. course pack | Publicly viewable | v. 2013

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

  6. article | Oxford only

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

  7. course pack | Oxford only

    ORDS (the Online Research Database Service) is a place to host your research databases, and provides a set of online tools to manage that data.

  8. course pack | Publicly viewable | v. 2013

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

  9. 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

  10. 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

  11. course pack | Publicly viewable | v. 2013

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

  12. course pack | Publicly viewable

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

  13. course pack | Publicly viewable

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

  14. playlist | Oxford only | v. 2013

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

  15. article | Publicly viewable

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

  16. 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).

  17. playlist | Oxford only

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

  18. course pack | Publicly viewable

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

  19. 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.

  20. 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)

  21. 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)

  22. 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

  23. 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

  24. 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

  25. playlist | Oxford only | v. 2013

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

  26. 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.

  27. 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

  28. 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.

  29. software | Publicly viewable

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

  30. article | Publicly viewable | v. 2013

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

  31. video | Oxford only

    An introduction to the basics of Database Design

  32. website | Publicly viewable

    Some Microsoft movies and demos on aspects of creating and using databases

  33. 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.

  34. 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.

  35. 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+.

  36. hands-on task | Publicly viewable

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

  37. hands-on task | Publicly viewable

    This task will give you a flavour of how you might use the Otzar haHochma and the RAMBI to locate early modern and modern printed books as well as canonical Jewish texts

  38. website | Publicly viewable | v. 2010

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

  39. 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.

  40. software | Oxford only

    Microsoft Office 365 for Students: student copies of Office 365 Pro Plus are now available free of charge for Oxford University members

  41. 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.

  42. software | Publicly viewable

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

  43. video | Publicly viewable | v. 2013

    Watch this video to make the switch to Access 2013 from earlier versions of Access.

  44. video | Publicly viewable | v. 2013

    Watch these videos to make the switch to Office 2013 from earlier versions of Office.

  45. course pack | Oxford only | v. 2010

    Mail merge allows the easy creation of personalized form letters, emails, etc. This course will cover the process from start to finish.

  46. article | Publicly viewable | v. 2010

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

  47. course pack | Oxford only

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

  48. course pack | Publicly viewable

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

  49. course pack | Oxford only

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

  50. 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

  51. learning activity | Publicly viewable

    1 sentence teaser text for the search results list

  52. learning activity | Oxford only

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

  53. 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.

  54. playlist | Oxford only

    This playlist will help you prepare for the Usability: Do it yourself  workshop. We strongly advise you to watch the videos in advance of the workshopso that you gain the maximum benefit from the activities. You can watch the videos in more than one sitting if you prefer.

  55. 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.

  56. website | Publicly viewable

    OxLIP+ is Oxford’s gateway to e-journals, databases and other online resources

  57. 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 - explore the Bibliography of Asian Studies, one of the most important databases for South Asian studies

  58. article | Publicly viewable

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

  59. event | Oxford only

    At this hands-on session, graduate researchers in the Humanities are invited to try out some IT and library skills and services to support their work.

  60. 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.

  61. hands-on task | Publicly viewable

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

  62. hands-on task | Publicly viewable

    Find out about conferences in your field and also locate the published papers or proceedings for conferences which have taken place

  63. 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.

  64. website | Publicly viewable

    WorldCat brings together Library catalogues from across the world

  65. 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

  66. hands-on task | Publicly viewable

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

  67. 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 - explore one of the most important Chinese ones: CAJ China Academic Journals

  68. hands-on task | Publicly viewable

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

  69. article | Publicly viewable

    An article to help you explore the subject of research integrity across a range of areas

  70. 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.

  71. 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.

  72. event | Oxford only

    At this hands-on session, graduate researchers in Maths, Physical and Life Sciences are invited to try out some IT and library skills and services to support their work.

  73. 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

  74. course pack | Publicly viewable | v. X8

    A first look at EndNote - an app for storing and managing references and creating bibliographies

  75. course pack | Publicly viewable | v. X8

    A boot-camp providing an in-depth opportunity to get to know EndNote - a tool for storing and managing references and creating bibliographies

  76. course pack | Publicly viewable | v. X7

    More advanced work on building and customising a library of references (to follow the Up & Running course)
    [note this is not a current course]

  77. course pack | Publicly viewable | v. X7

    A first look at EndNote - a tool for storing and managing references and creating bibliographies
    [note this is not a current course]

  78. 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

  79. website | Publicly viewable

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

  80. 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

  81. website | Publicly viewable

    SOLO is the principal search and discovery tool for Oxford Libraries

  82. software | Publicly viewable

    SPSS is a program used by many non-statisticians for simple to moderately advanced data analysis. It is among the most widely used programs for statistical analysis in the social sciences. SPSS was formerly known as PASW.

  83. hands-on task | Publicly viewable

    SPSS is a program used by many non-statisticians for simple to moderately advanced data analysis. It is among the most widely used programs for statistical analysis in the social sciences. SPSS was formerly known as PASW.

  84. hands-on task | Publicly viewable

    PubMed doesn’t cover every medical journal. If you want to do a comprehensive literature search you need to use other bibliographic databases too

  85. hands-on task | Publicly viewable

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

  86. hands-on task | Publicly viewable

    This task will give you a flavour of how you might use the OECD iLibrary data

  87. 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

  88. 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

  89. website | Publicly viewable

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