Published April 19, 2011
referencing , training
Imperial’s ICT dept are running a 2-day beginners course for postgraduates in LaTeX next month. No previous experience is assumed. The course costs £50.
It is a completely hands-on course and covers the following areas:.
- When, why and where LaTeX?
- Your first LaTeX document
- Complex documents – Cross-referencing of text and maths, bibliographies, document
- Styles for theses and journal articles
- Resources for LaTeX on the internet
For more information and registration instructions see the Latex course poster (PDF).
Published July 20, 2009
The Library recently updated its pages which explain how to cite and reference correctly. Take a look yourself by going to our reference management page.
Published April 27, 2009
The way you access RefWorks will soon change. If you already have an account you will need to move your data to a new account. This will need to be done sometime before 31 July 2009.
More information and instructions on how to set up a new account are available here.
Please contact Lawrence if you have any questions or difficulties.
Published January 22, 2009
Reference Management software, such as EndNote and Reference Manager, enables you to keep a database of the references you need for your assignments. You can also add citations and reference lists into your work at the click of a button.
There are a number of EndNote and Reference Manager training sessions coming up.
To find out more and to book a session go to the Library website.
Published October 2, 2008
The Library recently published new versions of its citation and referencing guides. We now have guides available in both the Harvard & Vancouver systems.
The guides have lots of examples of how to cite & reference various publication types (e.g. books, e-journals, conference proceedings, web pages). Knowing how to cite & reference correctly helps to improve the quality of your work.
The guides are available online here. Print copies are also available in the Library.
Please contact me (email@example.com) if you have any questions about referencing and how to do it correctly.