Friday, 29 March 2019

Skills4Study Campus Restored 29 March 2019

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Thursday, 28 March 2019

Skills4Study Campus Downtime 28 March 2019

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Friday, 22 March 2019

Upcoming Web of Science Webinar 28 March 2019

Want to know more about Web of Science to help your research? Join the webinar Citations have not been created only for being counted! Find interesting reads by citation navigation and understand what Dr Garfield really meant when he named his citation network an "association-of-ideas index". (in English).

The Web of Science contains a pool of 1.5 Billion cited references that can be searched and leveraged for information retrieval. In this short session, a Web of Science expert from Clarivate Analytics will use real-life examples in very specific topics to demonstrate how citation navigation across the Web of Science universe allows researchers to uncover important publications in their topics.

Date: Thursday 28th March at 14.00pm London (45 mins).

Monday, 4 March 2019

How to get Published with IEEE 14 March 2019

Are you thinking of publishing your research? New/relatively new to publishing your work? University of Greenwich staff and student researchers are invited to come to our session in Stockwell Street Library on Thursday 14th March at 11.00 am to find out how to get publishedSign up at Eventbrite.

Techniques for Effective Researching with IEEE Xplore Training 14 March 2019

University of Greenwich staff and students are invited to come to our training session in Stockwell Street Library on Thursday 14th March at 10.00 am to find out how to make the best use of IEEE Xplore. 

Get an overview of best practices for maximizing features of the platform, covering advanced search techniques, setting up alerts, downloading equations, finding patent citations, and much more. Sign up at Eventbrite.

Wednesday, 14 November 2018

Cite Them Right Referencing Tutorial

Cite Them Right has produced a new referencing tutorial - a comprehensive set of interactive lessons to teach you the essentials of referencing and avoiding plagiarism. Explore it today.

You can now access it via the blue 'Tutorial' button, as part of the menu on the Cite Them Right homepage. (We recommend that you clear your browser's cache before attempting to access the tutorial.) 

To access the resource log in to the university portal, select the My Learning page and then the Online databases and academic journals link in the Search the Library portlet. On the next screen, scroll down the alphabetical list and select Cite Them Right Online.

Tuesday, 13 November 2018

Armistice Centenary Commemoration 2018

Using the  poster produced by the National Archives we have commemorated the centenary of the Armistice with a collection of images and text from records in the University Archive relating to the First World War. The posters are on display in the Mansion Library at Avery Hill.

Woolwich Polytechnic MagazineChristmas in the trenches 1915

Woolwich Polytechnic Magazine – The Sturton brothers 

Woolwich Polytechnic Magazine – Arthur Illtyd Wates Horlock

Woolwich Polytechnic Magazine – ‘To Absent Ones’ Christmas Card

Avery Hill – Groundsmen and Gardeners enlisted

Avery Hill – Southwood Hospital

Avery Hill – Captain Arthur North