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Teaching information literacy and information retrieval in TUT library

The TUT library teaches information literacy and information retrieval skills to all TUT students, researchers and staff. Trainings offered in English can be found in the training calendar below with course information in English. Most of the courses are held in the IT lab Logos (A119, Kampusareena, 1. floor).

In master's studies, "Information literacy and infromation retrieval"  training session is mandatory. They are often implemented in specific courses, but you can find open sessions in the list below. More information can be found in Moodle.

Time and location Lecture topic Target group
10.9.2018 at 14.15-15.45, PA103  Information retrieval in BSc studies (lecture) BSc students
24.9.2018 at 8.15-9.45, A119

Introduction to graduate studies: Electrical Engineering and Information Technology

 
24.9.2018 at 12.15-13.45, A119 Introduction to graduate studies: Industrial Engineering and Management  
25.9.2018 at 12.15-13.45, A119 IIntroduction to graduate studies: Electrical Engineering and Information Technology  
26.9.2018 at 8.15-9.45, PB212 Introduction to graduate studies: Automation Engineering and Materials Engineering, Bioengineering and Science and Engineering  

26.9.2018 at 14.15-15.45, A119

Introduction to graduate studies: Electrical Engineering and Information Technology  
26.9.2018 at 16.15-17.45, A119 Introduction to graduate studies: Architecture  
27.9.2018 at 16.15-17.45, SB202 Introduction to graduate studies: Biomedical Sciences and Engineering  

28.9.2018 at 10.15-11.45, RG100C

Introduction to graduate studies: Electrical Engineering and Information Technology  
28.9.2018 at 14.15-15.45, A119 Introduction to graduate studies: Electrical Engineering and Information Technology  

4.10.2018 at 8.15-9.45, A119

Information retrieval in Master's studies (TLU/general)

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24.10.2018 at 12.15-13, FC117 Information retrieval for first year students (lecture) First year students
20.11.2018 at 16.15-17.45, A119 Information retrieval in Master's studies (TLU/general)

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More information about library trainings: Mervi Miettinen

Service providers' trainings

TUT Library acquires information resources from various service providers. Service providers provides training materials, which TUT students and staff can use free of charge.

ACM Digital Library Author Profile Pages (VIDEO)
ACM Digital Library provides a comprehensive publication overview, including key citation and usage statistics, for over 1,000,000 authors who have published in the computing field.
Go to ACM Digital Library

Ebrary: Searching, finding & using ebooks (VIDEO)
Watch a quick video for tips on searching to find the content you need, creating a personal account to save highlights and notes, and downloading chapters and ebooks from ebrary. 
Go to Ebrary

EBSCOhost: Recorded webinars
A wide selection of recordings available on the EBSCO Training Site. Click on "View session recordings" link.
Go to EBSCOhost

! WebEx Player installation required (download here)

Essential Science Indicators: Recorded training
Using Essential Science Indicators, you can identify the influential individuals, institutions, papers, publications, and countries in your field of study - as well as emerging research areas that could impact your work.
Go to Essential Science Indicators

IEEE Xplore video tutorials

Whether you are new to IEEE Xplore or are just looking for a refresher, these videos provide tips and techniques to make your research go smoothly.
Go to IEEE Xplore

Journal Citation Reports: Recorded training

Journal Citation Reports (JCR) offers a systematic, objective means to critically evaluate the world's leading journals, with quantifiable, statistical information based on citation data.
Go to Journal Citation Reports

Knovel: Interactive Tables & Graphs (RECORDED WEBINAR)
Showcases how to best use, apply, and re- purpose Knovel's tabular and graphical information you uncover while searching in Knovel.
Go to Knovel

MathSciNet: Tutorial presentation
How to make searches in American Mathematical Society's MathSciNet.
Go to MathSciNet

ProQuest Platform: Recorded webinars
Get the most from ProQuest Platform.
Go to ProQuest Platform

Reaxys in Education - Teaching Information Retrieval to Students (use Click to register button) (RECORDED WEBINAR)
Examples of how Reaxys can used in the classroom. Use Click to register button.
Go to Reaxys

Scopus: Recorded webinars
Learn about best practices, content coverage, metrics to track, understand research impact, etc.
Go to Scopus

! You must register in to BrightTalk before the training

Web of Science Core Collection: Recorded training
Learn about best practices, content coverage, metrics to track, understand research impact, etc.
Go to Web of Science

 

More information about trainings held by service providers: tietoaineiston.hankinta@tut.fi

Updated by: Mervi Miettinen, 03.09.2018 14:32.
Keywords: education and studies