literature searching

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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. website | Publicly viewable

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

  4. website | Publicly viewable

    WorldCat brings together Library catalogues from across the world

  5. website | Publicly viewable

    A key tool for finding materials in UK research libraries

  6. website | Publicly viewable

    The leading bibliographical database for finding scholarly materials in history

  7. website | Publicly viewable

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

  8. article | Publicly viewable

    The process of searching, reading, thinking and writing about the academic literature, which will inform and enable you to craft a well-written text

  9. 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.

  10. 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

  11. on-line course | Publicly viewable

    Did you know about all the other functions that Google offers, to help you find the resources you need? Try these tutorials to learn more effective searching.

  12. software | Publicly viewable

    Did you know about all the other functions that Google offers, to help you find the resources you need?

  13. hands-on task | Publicly viewable

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

  14. article | Publicly viewable

    Finding published and unpublished materials such as articles, papers, books, theses and primary research materials to support your research

  15. article | Oxford only

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

  16. hands-on task | Publicly viewable

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

  17. 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.

  18. event | Oxford only

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

  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. website | Publicly viewable

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

  21. website | Publicly viewable

    SOLO is the principal search and discovery tool for Oxford Libraries

  22. software | Publicly viewable

    Google Scholar is a search engine for scholarly material such as peer-reviewed papers, theses, pre-prints, abstracts, and technical reports

  23. video | Publicly viewable

    Watch a video about this tool which helps you study textbooks and papers by making notes

  24. video | Publicly viewable

    A free reference manager and academic social network. Watch a video about how Mendeley can help your research.

  25. on-line course | Publicly viewable

    The Journal Citation Report ranks sets of journals in science and social science by measuring the frequency of citation of their articles. This tutorial will help you understand journal citation reports.

  26. 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.

  27. article | Publicly viewable

    Read about research impact and its importance in your work

  28. article | Oxford only

    Resources for developing your IT skills further

  29. 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.

  30. article | Oxford only

    Locating books and journals for your research can be trickier than you might think.

  31. article | Publicly viewable

    Read about some common ways of acquiring research data, and some things to keep in mind as you do this

  32. website | Publicly viewable

    JournalTOCS provides tables of contents of over 24,000 academic journals and allows you to set up RSS feeds or email alerts for new articles in your favourite journals

  33. website | Oxford only

    Oxford Research Archive, ORA, is a permanent and secure online archive of research output produced by members of the University of Oxford

  34. website | Oxford only

    The Research Skills Toolkit explores IT and library tools, tips and techniques to support researchers.

  35. website | Oxford only

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

  36. software | Publicly viewable

    citeulike is a free service for storing, organising and sharing the papers you are reading

  37. software | Publicly viewable

    Tool which helps you study textbooks and papers by making notes on your reading

  38. 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.

  39. event | Oxford only

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

  40. event | Oxford only

    Hands-on sessions where graduate researchers are invited to try out some tools and services to support their work.

  41. hands-on task | Oxford only

    Oxford subscribes to almost 50 newspaper collections ranging in period from the 1600s to the present day. In this task, you will try out some searches in a variety of different newspaper collections.

  42. 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

  43. hands-on task | Oxford only

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

  44. hands-on task | Publicly viewable

    First time using this site? This hands-on task leads you through some features of the site, especially the course on Avoiding Plagiarism

  45. hands-on task | Oxford only

    Oxford Research Archive, ORA, is a permanent and secure online archive of research output produced by members of the University of Oxford

  46. 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

  47. hands-on task | Publicly viewable

    The Journal Citation Report rank sets of journals in science and social science by measuring the frequency of citation of their articles. In this task you will use find Journal Impact factors and learn about the h-index, a personal impact factor.

  48. 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+.

  49. hands-on task | Publicly viewable

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

  50. hands-on task | Publicly viewable

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

  51. hands-on task | Publicly viewable

    Alerting services allow you to receive notifications of new publications by email or by RSS feed