Library Training for the College of Humanities

All Library Users are invited to attend the training sessions to be held from the 5th -16th of October. The sessions would assist Users to explore and discover resources from the various databases. Library users would be able to access the relevant information easily on and off campus. For further information regarding the training sessions, kindly email:CohLibrary@ukzn.ac.za

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5 October

Project Muse

 

Project MUSE has over 700 full-text journals from 125 publishers and offers over 60,000 books from more in Humanities and Social sciences.

 

9:00-10:00am

 

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Project Muse

 

Project MUSE has over 700 full-text journals from 125 publishers and offers over 60,000 books from more than 100 presses

2:00- 3:00pm

Register

6 October

ProQuest

ProQuest One Academic, gives access to the world’s largest curated collection of journals, e-books, dissertations, news, video and primary sources, all cross-searchable on a user-friendly platform.

9:00-10:00am

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ProQuest

ProQuest One Academic, gives access to the world’s largest curated collection of journals, e-books, dissertations, news, video and primary sources, all cross-searchable on a user-friendly platform

2:00-3:00pm

Register

7 October

Referencing

 

Referencing is a practice of acknowledging other peoples works, ideas, sources used in a paper, assignment, report and conference papers in academic writing

9:00-10:00am

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Referencing

 

Referencing is a practice of acknowledging other peoples works, ideas, sources used in a paper, assignment, report and conference papers in academic writing

2:00-3:00pm

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8 October

eBooks

Familiarise yourself with finding eBooks using the iCatalogue and particular databases. Learn to navigate the various functionalities found on the eBook platforms.

 

 

9:00-10:00am

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eBooks

Familiarise yourself with finding eBooks using the iCatalogue and particular databases. Learn to navigate the various functionalities found on the eBook platforms.

 

 

2:00- 3:00pm

Register

9 October

Endnote

EndNote: Importing and Exporting articles and books, editing the reference style

9:00-10:00am

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EndNote

 

EndNote: Importing and Exporting articles and books, editing the reference style

2:00- 3:00pm

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12 October

Jstor

Jstor provides access to more than 12 million academic journal articles, books, and primary sources in 75 disciplines.

 

9:00-10:00am

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Jstor

Jstor provides access to more than 12 million academic journal articles, books, and primary sources in 75 disciplines.

 

2:00- 3:00pm

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13 October

SA Media/

PressReader/

NewsBank

Databases for Newspapers provides full texts magazines for national and international news.

9:00-10:00am

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SA Media/

PressReader/

NewsBank

Databases for Newspapers provides full texts magazines for national and international news

2:00- 3:00pm

Register

14 October

Sabinet

This platform will provide you with a single entry point to seamlessly search Sabinet’s reference products. Sabinet is a multidisciplinary database with an impressive collection of over 500 African journals along with other useful databases

9:00-10:00am

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Sabinet

This platform will provide you with a single entry point to seamlessly search Sabinet’s reference products. Sabinet is a multidisciplinary database with an impressive collection of over 500 African journals along with other useful databases

2:00- 3:00pm

Register

15 October

iCat/Creating an Account

Platform that allows the library user to request Interlibrary loan items online.

9:00-10:00am

Register

iCat/Creating an Account

Platform that allows the library user to request Interlibrary loan items online.

2:00- 3:00pm

Register

16 October

iCat/Creating an Account

Platform that allows the library user to request Interlibrary loan items online.

9:00-10:00am

Register

iCat/Creating an Account

Platform that allows the library user to request Interlibrary loan items online.

2:00- 3:00pm

Register