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Malet Street

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Library Support for Researchers - Approaches to the literature search and an introduction to research data management

The Birkbeck Library is a key resource for postgraduate researchers. In order to introduce you to the library and how it can support you at each stage of your PhD you are invited to attend this session on Library Support for Researchers. Attending this session will provide you with valuable preparation for your PhD research and the library resources available to you as doctoral students. You will have the opportunity to meet with colleagues from the library, other PhD researchers at Birkbeck and to ask questions.

Aims and objectives

This session is aimed at those just starting or early on in the research process and will:

  • Familiarise postgraduate researchers with the library and how it can support them at each stage of the research process
  • Provide you with skills in search strategy/literature searching
  • Introduce you to Research Data Management (BIRD)


The session will be facilitated by:

  • Emma Illingworth, Subject Librarian
  • Wendy Lynwood, Subject Librarian
  • David McElroy, Research Data Support Manager


Research Development Framework areas:

Domain A: Knowledge and intellectual abilities

A1 - Knowledge Base
A2 - Cognitive Abilities

Domain B: Personal effectiveness

B1 – Personal Qualities
B2 – Self Management

Domain C: Research governance and organisation

C1 – Professional Conduct

Domain D: Communication, influence and impact

D2 – Communication and Dissemination
D3 – Engagement and Impact

How often does this training session take place?

This session ran on one more occasion during 2018/19.

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