Research skills training

Update your research skills with a range of training and information sessions and online resources.


IFN001: Advanced Information Research Skills (AIRS)

IFN001: Advanced Information Research Skills (AIRS) is a research skills unit for researchers. Designed specifically to meet the needs of higher degree research (doctoral) students preparing their Stage 2 research proposal, IFN001: AIRS helps you to research faster and smarter.

Writing and researching

EndNote Essentials

Endnote Essentials workshops provide hands on experience to help you develop all the basic skills for using this reference management software to get you started.

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EndNote and your Thesis

This session will introduce the top 7 tips for the thesis template and EndNote in the first hour. The last half hour is a drop-in clinic, with professionals available to answer your questions and provide expert EndNote troubleshooting.

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Introduction to Systematic Reviews

In this session you will learn about systematic reviews and how they are developed. Held once a semester.

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Managing research data

Research data training

The Research Data Training course aims to provide you with a framework for understanding the complex world of research data management.

You'll consider your data across the research lifecycle, from planning and collecting to curating and publishing.

We'll connect you with tools, skills, resources, local peer-to-peer support networks and research data experts.

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Research data management drop-in session

Get support and advice on planning, storing, organising, sharing, preserving or publishing data related to your research.

Bring your laptop or use one of our computers.

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Scholarly publishing

Authorship and Publication

The Authorship and Publication course aims to provide you with a broad conceptual map of the world of publication - helping you to navigate the complex world of academic publishing.

Journal Peer Review

The Journal Peer Review course aims to provide you with an insight into the peer review process, as well as offering tips for when you are reviewing a work or your work is the subject of a review.

Copyright for your thesis

The session provides an introduction to the copyright issues that arise in relation to academic publishing. Session topics include a brief overview of copyright, publishing agreements and strategies for retaining some important rights when publishing.

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Build your Researcher Profile

How to improve and increase the visibility of your professional profile and academic activity. Create and enhance your digital persona, staff profile, ePrints publications, ORCID profile, Google Scholar profile and email signature.

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