Monthly Archives: October 2017

Training Offer: Research Data Management

We’re running a training session on ‘Practical strategies for research data management’ on Monday 6th November 2017. In this face to face session we’ll introduce the basics of research data management, including options for data storage, organising data, and how … Continue reading

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Introduction to Mendeley training overview

On Wednesday, Isabel and I delivered some training for research students giving an introduction to Mendeley which is a popular reference management tool. The handout for the session can be found here: Introduction to EndNote training-handout

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Training Offer: Open Access Publishing

To coincide with Global Open Access week we’ll be running a training session on Open Access Publishing on 26th October 2017. The face to face session will  provide an overview of Open Access Publishing and review the requirements placed on authors … Continue reading

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Introduction to EndNote training overview

Today  I ran some training for research students giving an introduction to EndNote Basic. EndNote Basic is a web-based reference management software programme which enables you to manage your references. It also has a cite as your write plugin for Word … Continue reading

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Focus on RDM tools: ORDO

The OU offers a range of tools and services which are designed to help researchers plan, manage, work with and share their research data. In these blogposts I’m going to focus on a few of these tools and services, including … Continue reading

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Training Offer: ORCID

We currently have 343 ORCIDs recorded in ORO and 11,261 papers in ORO have at least one ORCID recorded against a co-author. We are running a workshop on Thursday 12th October at 10AM where you can learn about ORCIDs (Open Researcher and Contributor Identifiers), the … Continue reading

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