2017 Library HDR Training Program

The Library offers a range of online seminars as part of the HDR training program. These seminars are targeted to University researchers, and higher degree by research students.

Looking for more training opportunities?

Check out and register for upcoming events such as Excel Fu: Excel for Researchers, Using Databases and SQL, and Introduction to Programming with R over on the Deakin eResearch Training and Events website.

Literature Review 1: Plan your search and find literature

24 October, 10-11am

  • Develop a plan to document your literature searching
  • Utilise specific techniques and strategies to ensure your searching is comprehensive
  • Find out how to access different types and sources of information from the Library and on the web.

Before coming to the workshop, we suggest you:

Literature Review 2: Find key papers and authors

25 October, 10-11am

  • Discover key citation tracking tools and learn how to use them effectively
  • Learn strategies for following the work of key researchers and ideas in your field.

Before coming to the workshop, we suggest you:

  • Attend the Literature Review 1: Plan your search and find literature workshop.

Endnote 1: Introduction

24 October, 12-1pm

  • Learn the basics to get started using EndNote to store your references, attach full texts, organise your references into groups and cite in Word.

Before coming to the workshop, we suggest you:

Please note: This is a basic introduction to EndNote. For further assistance please contact your Liaison Librarian.

This workshop will be taught using a PC, but will give Mac users enough information to get started.

Endnote 2: Advanced

25 October, 12-1pm

  • Learn to use advanced features of EndNote such as how to edit a referencing style, merge Word documents containing EndNote references, and recover a damaged library.

Before coming to the workshop, we suggest you:

  • Attend the Endnote 1: Introduction workshop.

Please note: This is a fast-paced session aimed at users already proficient in the basics of Endnote. For further assistance please contact your Liaison Librarian.

Your publishing plan 1: Evaluate journals and publishers

26 October, 12-1pm

  • Develop your publishing plan by addressing key questions about your goals, audience, and time line
  • Discover open access options and Deakin Research Online
  • Learn key approaches and tools to evaluate the quality and impact of scholarly publications.

Before coming to the workshop, we suggest you:

Your publishing plan 2: Copyright and your thesis

27 October, 12-1pm

  • Learn strategies for managing copyright in your research outputs, including your thesis
  • Explore your rights as an author
  • Discover resources to help you make informed decisions.

Before coming to the workshop, we suggest you:

Your author profiles: Demonstrate research impact

26 October, 10-11am

  • Learn how to develop your digital footprint with author profile systems
  • Save time and leverage your profiles to curate evidence of research impact.

Before coming to the workshop, we suggest you: