Research Professional Development in 2021

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Did you know our Librarians offer training sessions for Researchers and Higher Degree Research students each month? We have several sessions coming up over the coming months. The focus for February and March is as follows:


Using CRO and ORCiD profiles to publish and communicate your research

Come along and learn how to add publications to CRO, how to add to your profile and linking your CRO and ORCiD profiles.

Session time: Monday 8th February 2021      9:30-10:30am

Target Group: Academic Staff and Researchers; Early Career or Postdoc researchers; Late Candidature (HDR)


Authorship and Copyright for a Thesis and other publications.

Are you planning to include journal articles that you have written during your candidature, in your thesis? Are you planning to publish further works from your thesis?  This information session will support you to apply the appropriate copyright, Intellectual Property, Open Access and Creative Commons guidelines to your research outputs.

Session time: Wednesday 3rd March 2021     2.00-3.00pm

Target Group: Early Career or Postdoc researchers; Mid Candidature (HDR); Late Candidature (HDR)

Using databases effectively: Australian Focus

Are you looking for Australian research or want to use Australian resources?  This session will show you the best databases to use and when to use them.

Session time: Wednesday 10 March 2021     9.30-10.30am

Target Group: Early Candidature (HDR);Mid Candidature (HDR);

Using databases effectively: Getting better search results

Learn more about Library Databases, what’s available and how to get the most out of them with advanced search techniques.  This session will introduce you to different databases, their features and when to use them.

Session time: Tuesday 16th March   2.00-3.00pm

Target Group: Early Candidature (HDR);Mid Candidature (HDR);

Getting started with EndNote

Are you starting your literature review, and want to organise your references? This session will cover setting up your EndNote Library, using EndNote with Word and other tips and tricks. Mac users note – although the session will be run on a Windows computer, you are welcome to come along

Session time: Wednesday 17th March 2021  2.00-3.00pm

Target Group: Early Candidature (HDR);Mid Candidature (HDR);

Literature Review Using EndNote and Nvivo

With your new skills with Nvivo, you can now learn how to use EndNote and Nvivo to manage and write your literature review.  You can import EndNote data into Nvivo and you can cite details from you Nvivo analysis.

Session time: Tuesday 30th March 2021     9.30-10.30am

Target Group: Academic staff and Researchers; Early Candidature (HDR);Mid Candidature (HDR);

You can also find lots of helpful resources on our website at any time.