Bodleian i-Skills: e-books and e-readers

Bodleian iSkills: E-Books (Tues 3 Feb 14.00-15.15) (wk 3) The Bodleian Libraries bodleian_iskills_web-98pixels has over 624,000 e-books, with titles in all subject areas, but do you feel confident in finding and using them? This workshop will cover finding e-books and how to use and manipulate them including borrowing entire books, downloading chapters, using them on computers, tablets and other devices and making annotations. Please note that this workshop will focus on finding and using e-versions of books. The subsequent session “iSkills-E-Book Readers” will look at devices and apps for reading e-books such as Kindle and Nook (more information below). Presenter: Hilla Wait Venue: Radcliffe Science Library Training Room, Parks Road.

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Bodleian iSkills: E-Book Readers (Tues 3 Feb 15.30-17.00) – Reading on E-Book Readers such as Kindle or Nook and using apps for iPad and Android devices is increasingly popular but how useful are these devices for academic work? This workshop will look at a range of devices and apps on the market and will cover key features to look out for when considering purchase. The workshop will also include an opportunity to try out a range of devices. Presenters: Hilla Wait, Ian Chilvers and Kat Steiner Venue: Radcliffe Science Library Training Room, Parks Road

> Find out more and book your place at iSkills: E-Book Readers

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