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PGR student induction: Skills development and workshops

For all our new PGRs, here are some essential pointers and links to the skills development material you will need prior to APG Registration. Read the rest of this entry

Research informing practice in LLS

Last Wednesday, and hot on the heels of our Research Summer School, practitioner researchers from Library and Learning Services (LLS) were more than willing to present their ongoing research activity to colleagues.  The result was a busy afternoon with ten LLS staff each speaking for ten minutes on their latest project.

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Quick links for researcher induction

Here are some useful web links for new postgraduate students to visit during researcher induction in the library:

Checklist for new research students

NELSON (resource discovery tool): http://nelson.northampton.ac.uk

NILE (learning environment): http://nile.northampton.ac.uk

Library catalogue: http://libcat.northampton.ac.uk

Research Support Hub: http://researchsupporthub.northampton.ac.uk

Webmail: http:/www.northampton.ac.uk/mail

University account tools: http://northampton.ac.uk/user

SCONUL Access (access to other libraries): http://www.sconul.ac.uk/sconul-access

EThOS (UK theses): http://ethos.bl.uk

Updated: 25/10/2016