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27 resource(s) found!
  1. article | Publicly viewable

    How to make sure you keep (and can find) all the variety of information you gather during your research

  2. article | Publicly viewable

    Ways you can make information about yourself and your work available online - plus some pitfalls to watch out for

  3. course pack | Oxford only

    Would you go out and leave your house or car unlocked… so why take the risk with your confidential information?

  4. course pack | Oxford only

    Sometimes the easiest way to get someone’s password is to ask for it, and the criminals know this!

  5. course pack | Oxford only

    You’ve never been more at risk! Get some practical help with setting strong passwords, and then looking after them.

  6. course pack | Oxford only

    “First to mind when asked what ‘the cloud’ is, a majority respond it’s either an actual cloud, the sky, or something related to weather.” - Citrix Cloud Survey Guide (August 2012)

  7. course pack | Oxford only

    Do you really need to find out which Disney princess you are? Find out about the fraudulent attacks and scams that are rife in the social media world.

  8. article | Publicly viewable

    If you regularly work on multiple computers, a file synchronisation (or ‘syncing’) service can ensure you always have the latest version of all your material

  9. video | Publicly viewable

    Learn how to use Facebook with instructions such as how to join, how to establish your profile, and how to add friends

  10. software | Publicly viewable

    By logging into Facebook one can use chat tools, discussion boards, image galleries etc. Think how you could use Facebook in your academic context.

  11. software | Oxford only

    Keep your data safe and protect it from being corrupted or accidentally deleted, using Oxford's free HFS service

  12. article | Publicly viewable

    Ways of making sure that your data is kept safe

  13. course pack | Oxford only

    Question: Do you trust your computer?

  14. software | Publicly viewable

    4shared is an online storage facility where registered users can store their text, audio, video, photo, and other files

  15. article | Publicly viewable | v. X7

    How to rescue an EndNote desktop library, and refresh the EndNote Online library to synchronise.

  16. video | Publicly viewable

    Watch a video showing how A.nnotate allows you to annotate documents online

  17. article | Publicly viewable

    Your research data may well be a valuable resource in itself, so you may wish to consider sharing or archiving it

  18. article | Publicly viewable

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

  19. article | Oxford only

    Different file sharing services have different sets of functions and what you can do will vary between them.

  20. software | Publicly viewable

    Dropbox is a file synchronisation service

  21. software | Publicly viewable

    A.nnotate allows you to upload and annotate documents including PDFs

  22. software | Publicly viewable

    AllMyNotes Organizer is a personal information management application

  23. hands-on task | Publicly viewable

    Try out the snip tool to take a quick screen capture, for example so as to report an error message that has appeared

  24. course pack | Oxford only

    The Hierarchical File Server (HFS) is a university-wide backup service, open to all postgraduates and all staff. This course will give you an introduction to backing up your data to the HFS, using Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM) software.

  25. software | Publicly viewable

    An open source version control system that can be used for document management

  26. course pack | Oxford only

    Creating an online presence can open up your research and teaching to a global audience and introduce your work to peer groups from other major institutions. A strong presence can also help with funding opportunities and career planning. This module introduces the topic and highlights concerns and opportunities that creating your own presence will bring to light. You will be given an opportunity to plan and create the beginnings of your online presence in the safe environment of a supported course.

  27. course pack | Oxford only

    This course introduces some aspects of discovery, creation, and use of digital images.