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  1. playlist | Oxford only

    This varied library of on-demand videos will help you develop your IT skills

  2. learning pathway | Publicly viewable

    Preparing a paper, creating a presentation and designing a poster for a conference can all be daunting activities, but by planning ahead and getting some basic skills, the process can run more smoothly. The IT Learning Programme has courses that will give you all the skills.

  3. 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.

  4. software | Publicly viewable

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

  5. video | Publicly viewable

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

  6. course pack | Publicly viewable

    My Study Bar is a free 'floating toolbar to support literacy' (Eduapps.org).

  7. course pack | Publicly viewable

    A brief introduction to key assistive technology and apps that might help you to work and study more efficiently.

  8. website | Publicly viewable

    View the online manual and tutorials: a direct link to the EndNote website

  9. playlist | Oxford only | v. X8

    Once you have an EndNote library set up, learn how to keep it well organised

  10. playlist | Oxford only | v. X8

    Learn to to control the behaviour of citations, footnotes and bibliographies in your academic documents

  11. playlist | Oxford only | v. X8

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

  12. playlist | Oxford only | v. X8

    An in-depth opportunity to get to know EndNote - a tool for storing and managing references and creating bibliographies

  13. playlist | Oxford only | v. 2013

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

  14. 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.

  15. playlist | Oxford only | v. 2013

    If you are new to Microsoft Office, here is an opportunity to get your skills started in Word, Excel, and Office.
    With a series of videos, you can follow the simple step-by-step instructions, working at your own pace.

  16. playlist | Oxford only | v. 2013

    Some clips to show the wordprocessor's functionality in a formal document setting

  17. playlist | Oxford only | v. 2013

    Excel skills to be comfortable with before attending this course and suggested post-course study to consolidate your learning.

  18. playlist | Oxford only | v. 2013

    Essential Excel skills to be comfortable with before attending this course.

  19. playlist | Oxford only | v. 2013

    In this boot-camp you will discover how Word’s powerful tools work together to save you time

  20. playlist | Oxford only | v. 2013

    Watch these videos to prepare for the workshop: you will work with different types of large data sets to produce pivot tables to summarise data.

  21. playlist | Oxford only | v. 2013

    Essential Excel skills to be comfortable with before attending this course.

  22. playlist | Oxford only | v. 2013

    This session provides guidance on which charts to use in both administrative and research situations and how to use them to convey messages clearly and effectively.

  23. playlist | Oxford only | v. 2013

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

  24. 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.

  25. playlist | Oxford only | v. 2013

    "Word de-mystified": This course provides you with key skills to master Word beyond the everyday level.

  26. playlist | Oxford only | v. 2013

    This course covers techniques for working with complex documents such as reports and theses, and for assembling multiple chapters into a book.

  27. playlist | Oxford only | v. 2013

    Watch these videos to prepare for the workshop: learn to create spreadsheets that are efficient, easy to understand and reliable.

  28. 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

  29. 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

  30. playlist | Oxford only | v. 2013

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

  31. playlist | Oxford only | v. 2013

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

  32. playlist | Oxford only | v. 2013

    Watch these videos to prepare for the workshop: grow your confidence in devising and checking formulae in a spreadsheet

  33. playlist | Oxford only

    Watch these videos after the workshop to help your knowledge: these courses will help you put into practice what has been discussed and practiced in class today

  34. playlist | Oxford only

    Playlists for a workshop covering the modelling of 3D environments.

  35. playlist | Oxford only

    This online course compares the three editions of Adobe Acobat XI, and gives an overview of what you can do with the tool. It demonstrates the basics of working with PDFs: how to create, combine, edit, export, and review documents. It also shows how PDFs integrate with Microsoft Office applications and introduces the basics of working with forms. This course takes approximately 2 hours to complete.

  36. playlist | Oxford only

    This on-line video-based course introduces some key ideas that you will find useful when preparing content for your website. The course takes approximately 90 minutes to complete.

  37. playlist | Oxford only

    Watch these videos to prepare for the workshop: Enhance your online presence using CSS.

  38. playlist | Oxford only

    Watch these videos to prepare for the workshop: Create an online presence with WordPress.

  39. playlist | Oxford only

    Playlists for a workshop covering the workflow for managing digital images.

  40. playlist | Oxford only

    Playlists for a workshop covering the workflow for managing digital illustrations.

  41. playlist | Oxford only

    Playlists for a workshop covering the modelling of 3D objects.

  42. playlist | Oxford only

    Some video clips to help orientation with the iMovie interface.

  43. playlist | Oxford only

    An introductory list of clips for Audacity

  44. playlist | Oxford only

    some clips to introduce the Audacity interface

  45. playlist | Oxford only

    clips on interview skills to help you prepare for this course.

  46. playlist | Oxford only

    Some videos to introduce ideas around online presence.

  47. playlist | Oxford only

    Preparation for the posters workshop

  48. 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.

  49. playlist | Oxford only

    Watch these videos to prepare for the PHP workshop.

  50. playlist | Oxford only

    Watch these videos after the workshop to help your knowledge: these courses will help you put into practice what has been discussed and practiced in class today

  51. playlist | Oxford only

    clips to help introduce the 3 day filming project we will undertake

  52. playlist | Oxford only

    Preparation for the Scribus workshop

  53. playlist | Oxford only

    Preparation for the Images workshop

  54. playlist | Oxford only

    Preparation for the presentations workshop

  55. playlist | Oxford only

    These playlists (one for each part of the workshop) will prepare you for learning the basics of using the NVivo qualitative analysis application.

  56. playlist | Oxford only

    This playlist will prepare you for the workshop "Programming: Starting to think like a programmer".

    You are strongly advised to watch the playlist ahead of the course. After the course you may like to visit the Post-course playlist.

  57. playlist | Oxford only

    Clips to help you plan a short film project.

  58. 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.

  59. playlist | Oxford only

    The activities below will prepare you for the workshop 'Flipped learning and live audience preparation. We strongly recommend that you browse the following links BEFORE attending the workshop.

  60. playlist | Oxford only

    Watch these videos to prepare for the workshop: Using HTML to create an online presence

  61. playlist | Publicly viewable

    ATLAS.ti is a workbench for the qualitative analysis of large bodies of textual, graphical, audio and video data. It offers a variety of features and advanced analysis tools for analysing, coding, and visualising a wide range of qualitative data (e.g., text, image, video, audio, geo-data, and Twitter data).

  62. playlist | Oxford only

    Some video clips to help orientation with the Audacity interface.

  63. playlist | Oxford only

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

  64. playlist | Oxford only

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

  65. playlist | Publicly viewable

    Before coming along to a Kick-off session or one of our other classroom-based programming courses, you need to have some very basic understanding of the ideas behind programming. These are covered in the IT Learning Centre's Programming: Concepts workshops. The quiz below tests your knowledge of these ideas.

  66. playlist | Oxford only

    Clips to introduce mobile filming

  67. playlist | Oxford only

  68. playlist | Oxford only

    The ITIL Special Interest Group is a forum for those interested in the application of ITIL principles and Service Management techniques to their IT support activities. The group aims to meet 3-4 times a year.

  69. on-line course | Publicly viewable

    This is an on-line self-study course for the popular Python programming language: in it you will be guided and supported by an experienced programmer. It starts with a one-hour overview in the classroom, and then approximately 3-4 hours each week following the course on-line over the next 5 weeks.

  70. on-line course | Publicly viewable | v. Windows 8

    Learn how to get around your PC. An online tutorial from Microsoft shows you around this version of Windows.

  71. on-line course | Oxford only

    A series of online courses were previously licensed for University of Oxford users

  72. on-line course | Publicly viewable

    View tutorials for iWork, direct from Apple.

  73. on-line course | Publicly viewable

    Follow step-by-step tutorials about the popular screen capture software

  74. on-line course | Publicly viewable

    Follow tutorials about this tool for recording onscreen activity

  75. on-line course | Publicly viewable

    Bubbl.us is a free web application which you can use to create mind maps online

  76. 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

  77. on-line course | Publicly viewable

    A free interactive course covering key research data management issues, designed for doctoral students and anyone else planning a project using digital data.

  78. on-line course | Publicly viewable

    Learn to use GarageBand, a program from Apple for creating music or podcasts

  79. 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.

  80. 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.

  81. on-line course | Publicly viewable

    GIMP is a free program for photo retouching, image composition and image authoring; watch helpful videos to get you started

  82. on-line course | Publicly viewable

    Picasa is a photo management program owned by Google. You can download it for free and use it to organise and edit photos on your computer.

  83. on-line course | Oxford only

    Understanding why and how entrepreneurial opportunities arise and how to evaluate ideas

  84. on-line course | Oxford only

    Thinking in a systematic, yet creative, manner about raising the resources you need to start a new venture

  85. on-line course | Oxford only

    This on-line skills course for members of Oxford University provides an introduction to the issues surrounding plagiarism

  86. on-line course | Oxford only

    What does being an entrepreneur in the academic context involve? Are you suited to commercial entrepreneurial activity?

  87. on-line course | Oxford only

    An introduction to good practice in research, including links to related University of Oxford policy and guidance.

  88. 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.

  89. learning activity | Publicly viewable

    This activity should be read before you come along on the JavaScript or PHP taught courses. It is also relevant to many other programming languages.

  90. 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).

  91. learning activity | Publicly viewable

    This video will show you how to sign up for an Educational Prezi account.

  92. 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.

     


     

  93. learning activity | Oxford only

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

  94. course pack | Oxford only

    The aim of the course is to develop core statistical skills for interpreting clinical and epidemiological data. The course will enable participants to develop the skills needed to analyse data for their own research projects.

  95. 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

  96. hands-on task | Publicly viewable

    Visit the Lynda.com website and explore the wealth of how-to videos available free for Oxford members

  97. software | Publicly viewable

    iTunesU is where educational institutions provide their own audio and visual material - lectures, talks and interviews

  98. course pack | Oxford only

    If you are new to web browsing, this self-study unit will help you to use popular aspects of the internet.

  99. 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

  100. article | Oxford only

    Resources for developing your IT skills further

  101. article | Publicly viewable

    Some resources for your professional development

  102. article | Oxford only

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

  103. website | Publicly viewable

    The leading bibliographical database for finding scholarly materials in history

  104. 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.

  105. 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.

  106. 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.

  107. course pack | Publicly viewable

    XML is a popular markup language with vocabularies for encoding a wide variety of digital text and other data. It is widely used in, for example, the markup of digitised manuscripts and other documents to enable you to carry out detailed research usual in accordance with the TEI (Text Encoding Initiative) guidelines.

  108. article | Publicly viewable

    An online area where participants exchange their views and opinions on a given topic by posting messages

  109. 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.

  110. 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.