Graduate induction and information skills sessions 2016-17

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Archaeology

  • Scientific Archaeology MSc students
    - Thursday 10 November 9.30-11am - Dissertation and project bibliographic research - RSL Group Study Room
    - Thursday 24 November 9.30-11am - Advanced bibliographic skills - RSL Group Study Room - To be confirmed

Biochemistry

  • Biochemistry postgraduate students - Thursday 29 September 2.40-3.10pm - Induction - Biochemistry Department

Centres for Doctoral Training (CDTs) and Doctoral Training Partnerships (DTPs)

  • Autonomous Intelligent Machines and Systems (AIMS)
    - Monday 10 October 10am-12pm - Finding research information - RSL Training Room
    - Tuesday 11 October 10am-1pm - 3D printing - RSL Training Room
  • Biomedical Imaging - Monday 3 October 2-2.30pm - Induction - Rex Richards Building
  • Cyber Security - Tuesday 4 October 2-3.15pm - Finding research information - RSL Training Room
  • Industrially-Focused Mathematical Modelling (InFoMM)
    - Tuesday 4 October 11.30am-12.30pm - Induction - Mathematical Institute, Lecture Theatre
    - Friday 28 October 3-4pm - Finding research information - RSL Training Room
  • Interdisciplinary Bioscience - Monday 3 October 2-2.30pm - Induction - Rex Richards Building
  • NERC Environmental Research DTP
    - Tuesday 20 September 10am-12pm - Induction - RSL Training Room - For DTP students new to Oxford
    - Monday 5 December 10am-12pm - Keeping up to date with research literature - RSL Training Room - Suggested for all DTP students
    - Wednesday 7 December 10am-12pm - Bibliometrics, impact and Open Access publishing - RSL Training Room- Suggested for all DTP students
    - Friday 9 December 10am-12pm - Introduction to reference management - RSL Training Room - For DTP students unfamiliar with reference management software
  • Synthesis for Biology and Medicine
    - Monday 3 October 2-2.30pm - Induction - Rex Richards Building
    - Wednesday 2 November 9-11.30am - Finding research information - RSL Training Room
  • Synthetic Biology (SynBio) - Monday 3 October 2-2.30pm - Induction - Rex Richards Building
  • Systems Approaches to Biomedical Science (SABS) - Monday 3 October 2-2.30pm - Induction - Rex Richards Building
  • Systems Biology (SYSBIO) - Monday 3 October 2-2.30pm - Induction - Rex Richards Building
  • Theory and Modelling in Chemical Sciences (TMCS) - Tuesday 11 October 3-4pm - Finding research information - RSL Training Room

Chemistry

  • Chemical Biology DPhil students - Friday 14 October 3.30-5pm - Finding research information - RSL Training Room
  • Inorganic Chemistry DPhil students - Friday 7 October 2-3.30pm - Finding research information - RSL Training Room
  • Organic Chemistry DPhil students - Friday 14 October 11am-12.30pm - Finding research information - RSL Training Room
  • Physical Chemistry DPhil students - Friday 7 October 3.30-5pm - Finding research information - RSL Training Room
  • Chemical Biology MSc students - Friday 14 October 3.30-5pm - Finding research information - RSL Training Room
  • Inorganic Chemistry MSc students - Friday 14 October 3.30-5pm - Finding research information - RSL Training Room

Computer Science

  • Computer Science postgraduate students - Monday 3 October 10.50-11.5am - Induction - Computer Science Department, Lecture Theatre B
  • Computer Science DPhil students
    - Tuesday 4 October 10-11.30am - Finding research information - RSL Training room
    - Thursday 6 October 3.45-5pm - Finding research information - Computer Science Department, Room 379
  • Computer Science MSc students
    - Monday 3 October 2-2.30pm - RSL tour and using SOLO - RSL Training Room
    - Monday 3 October 2.30-3pm - RSL tour and using SOLO - RSL Training Room

Earth Sciences

  • Earth Sciences DPhil students - Monday 10 October 2-4pm - RSL tour and introduction to resources - RSL

Engineering

  • Engineering DPhil students
    - Thursday 13 October 10.30am-12pm - RSL tour and finding research information - RSL Training Room
    - Wednesday 19 October 3-4.30pm - RSL tour and finding research information - RSL Training Room
    - Thursday 27 October 11am-12.30pm - RSL tour and finding research information - RSL Training Room

Experimental Psychology

  • Experimental Psychology postgraduate students
    - Monday 3 October 4-5pm - Induction to services and collections including tour of the Radcliffe Science Library - Experimental Psychology Department, Broadbent Laboratory
    - Thursday 6 October 1.30-3.30pm - Literature Searching Workshop - Experimental Psychology Department, Broadbent Laboratory
  • Neuroscience postgraduate students - Monday 10 October 4-5.30pm - Induction to services and collections - RSL Training Room

Geography

  • Geography DPhil and MSc students - Tuesday 4 October 11-11.30am - Induction - Geography Department
  • Geography DPhil students
    - Wednesday 5 October 11am-1pm - RSL tour and introduction to SOLO (Groups of 10) - RSL
    - Tuesday 25 October 4.30-6pm - Keeping up to date - Geography Department
    - Tuesday 1 November 4.30-6pm - Bibliometrics - Geography Department
  • Geography MSc students
    - Tuesday 4 October 1.30-6pm - RSL tour and introduction to SOLO (Groups of 10) - RSL
    - Thursday 6 October 4.30-6pm - RSL tour and introduction to SOLO (Groups of 10) - RSL
    - Monday 17 October 4-5.30pm - Introductory research skills - Geography Department
  • Biodiversity, Conservation and Management MSc students - Wednesday 23 November 11am-12.30pm - Advanced bibliographic skills - Geography Department
  • Environmental Change and Management MSc students - Thursday 24 November 4-5.30pm - Advanced bibliographic skills - Geography Department
  • Nature, Society and Environmental Governance MSc students - Tuesday 15 November 2-3.30pm - Advanced bibliographic skills - Geography Department
  • Water Science, Policy and Management MSc students - Thursday 17 November 11am-12.30pm - Advanced bibliographic skills - Geography Department

Materials Science

  • Materials Science postgraduate students - Wednesday 23 November 2-4pm - Patent information - RSL Training Room
  • Materials Science DPhil students
    - Tuesday 4 October 3.30-4.15pm - RSL tour and using SOLO - RSl Training Room
    - Friday 21 October 10.30am-12pm - Finding research information - RSL Training Room

Mathematics

  • Mathematics postgraduate students - Tuesday 4 October 11.30am-12pm - Library services and resources (induction) - Mathematical Institute, Lecture Theatre
  • Mathematics DPhil students
    - Wednesday 12 October 12.30-2pm - Finding research information - RSL Training Room
    - Friday 21 October 1.30-3pm - Finding research information - RSL Training Room
  • Mathematical Finance MSc students - Wednesday 19 October 2-3pm - Library services and resources - RSL Training Room
  • Mathematics and Foundations of Computer Science MSc students - Wednesday 19 October 12.30-2pm - Finding research information - RSL Training Room
  • Mathematical and Theoretical Physics MSc students - Wednesday 12 October 9.30-11am - Finding research information - RSL Training Room
  • Mathematical Modelling and Scientific Computing MSc students - Wednesday 26 October 1.30-3pm - Finding research information - RSL Training Room

Pathology

  • Pathology DPhil students - Tuesday 18 October 10-11am - Induction to services and collections - RSL Training Room

Pharmacology

  • Pharmacology postgraduate students - Tuesday 11 October 2-3.15pm - Induction to services and collections - RSL Training Room

Physics

  • All Physics DPhil students - Tuesday 4 October 11-11.30am - Induction - Physics Department, Lecture Theatre
  • Astrophysics and Theoretical Physics DPhil students - Thursday 13 October 12-1.30pm - Finding research information - RSL Training Room
  • Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics DPhil students - Thursday 13 October 2-3.30pm - Finding research information - RSL Training Room
  • Atomic and Laser Physics DPhil students - Thursday 13 October 2-3.30pm - Finding research information - RSL Training Room
  • Condensed Matter Physics DPhil students - Friday 14 October 9.30-11am - Finding research information - RSL Training Room
  • Particle Physics DPhil students - Friday 14 October 2-3.30pm - Finding research information - RSL Training Room

Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics

  • Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics postgraduate students - Tuesday 4 October 11.50am-12.10pm - Induction to services and collections - DPAG

Plant Sciences

  • Plant Sciences postgraduate students - Friday 7 October 11.30am-12.30pm - Induction - Plant Sciences Department, Schlich Lecture Theatre

Psychiatry

  • MSt Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy students - Monday 17 October 12-1pm - Induction to services and collections - Ewert House (Summertown)

Psychology

  • Clinical Psychology trainees - Friday 7 October 1-1.45pm - Induction to services and collections - Oxford Institute of Clinical Psychology Training (Warneford Hospital), Isis Education Centre

Statistics

  • Statistics postgraduate students - Tuesday 4 October 12-1pm - Library services and tour of the RSL (2 groups) - RSL Training Room
  • Statistics DPhil students - Wednesday 12 October 2-3.30pm - Finding research information - RSL Training Room

Zoology

  • Zoology postgraduate students - Tuesday 4 October 10.20-10.50am - Induction - Zoology Department, Lecture Theatre B
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