Thursday 26th March, Noise disturbance

Some work will be carried out in the corridor outside the Reading Room on the morning of Thursday 26th March as part of the Department’s rewiring programme. The Reading Room will remain open, but you may be disturbed by noise.

Access to the Reading Room may be through the Library only for part or all of the morning – please follow signs.

Hopefully the work will be completed by the afternoon. We apologise for the inconvenience caused.

No PCAS 24th-25th March

The PCAS Print, Copy & Scan system is being upgraded on 24th-25th March and will be unavailable for most or all of that period. During the downtime there will be no printing, copying, or scanning or WebPay account services from both Library PCs and RemotePrint. Print jobs sent but not collected before 24th March may not be printable. Scan & Deliver will also be affected.

Please note that this applies to all Bodleian Libraries. Printing facilities in the Student Resource Room and the Graduate School at Rewley House will remain available for those who have access to the rooms.

Please contact pcas@bodleian.ox.ac.uk if you require any further information about the upgrade. We apologise for any inconvenience caused

Bodleian iSkills: Research impact

Bodleian iSkills: Research Impact – citation analysis tools (Thurs 12 March 14.00 – 15.30) (wk bodleian_iskills_web-98pixels 8)An introduction to citation tracking and bibliometrics for calculating research impact. During the workshop we will introduce a range of ‘impact factor’ tools to find top journals and conferences, count citations and measure the impact of publications and researchers. The workshops will cover the Journal Citation Reports, SCImago Journal Rank, Web of Science, Scopus, Google Scholar, Essential Science Indicators, ORCID, h-index and more.

Who is this session for? Researchers, Academics, Research Support Staff and Research Postgraduates, especially in Sciences and Social Sciences.
Presenters: Juliet Ralph, Karine Barker and Kelly Schultz
Venue: Training room, Radcliffe Science Library >
Book online

Keeping up with Bodleian Libraries training opportunities: Why not follow us on Twitter at https://twitter.com/bodleianskills or visit the Bodleian iSkills blog at http://blogs.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/skills/

Questions? – Please contact usered@bodleian.ox.ac.uk

Bodleian iSkills: for D.Phil students

Bodleian iSkills: Your thesis, copyright and ORA (Tues 10 Mar 12.00-13.00) (wk 8)  bodleian_iskills_web-98pixels
Oxford DPhil students are required to deposit a copy of their thesis in ORA (Oxford University Research Archive). This session will focus on copyright and other issues that DPhil students need to take into account when preparing their thesis for upload to ORA.

Who is this session for: Doctoral research students.
Presenters: David Watson, Jason Partridge and Sarah Barkla
Venue: Radcliffe Science Library Training Room >
Book online

Keeping up with Bodleian Libraries training opportunities: Why not follow us on Twitter at https://twitter.com/bodleianskills or visit the Bodleian iSkills blog at http://blogs.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/skills/

Questions? – Please contact usered@bodleian.ox.ac.uk