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Savvy Researcher
Savvy Researcher Series 2018


Friday, 23 March 2018
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Intro to RefWorks - Savvy Researcher

Learn to use RefWorks, an online reference tool designed to help researchers at all levels easily gather, organize, store and share all types of information and to instantly generate bibliographies in the citation styles of your choice.   This workshop will help you set up a RefWorks account, get information into RefWorks, create, organise and share folders, create a bibliography and use Write-n-Cite.

Publication Date:
Monday, March 9, 2015 - 10:30
Ashley Jacobs and Joana Alçada explain their winning proposal to judges
Ace networking and collaboration skills needed for global research

With so many areas of need in the global health arena, research opportunities abound. But world-class research is increasingly dependent on sound networking and collaboration skills, PhD fellows learnt at the recent Imperial-UCT Global Health Fellows Programme.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, February 11, 2015 - 11:15
Body Map Mosaic
UCT's First MOOC: Medicine and the Arts

In 2011 Stanford University launched three of them. Two years later Beijing's Tsinghua University hosted over 50 of them and today tens of millions of students from around the world now access free tertiary-level courses on MOOC platforms such as Coursera and FutureLearn. So what exactly is a MOOC?

Publication Date:
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 15:45
Vacation Hours

Vacation hours will be in effect from Monday 24 November 2014 until 9 January 2015. UCT Libraries' staff wishes you a relaxing and peaceful rest.

Publication Date:
Monday, November 24, 2014 - 09:45