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This guide is designed to help you access relevant Library resources for higher education. Use the tabs (above) to navigate your way around the guide, or use the Quick Access to link below 

If you have any problems using this guide, or accessing the resources highlighted, please contact your  Librarian, Judy Fisher.

Postgraduate Information Sessions and Workshops 2019

There are Library sessions and workshops provided specifically for Postgraduate students. For more information and to register go to face-to-face sessions, or Zoom workshops.

Information sessions 10-11am (face to face) and 1-2pm (via Zoom) on the last Wednesday of the month

  • 29 May, 25 Sep - Postgraduate Library ServicesAn introduction to Library support, recommended resources and services.
  • 26 Jun, 30 Oct - Effective Search Strategies - Learn how to search recommended databases for relevant literature, and manage your results
  • 31 July, 27 Nov - The Thesis Guide For new thesis students, about preparation, copyright compliance, submitting, and depositing.
  • 28 Aug, 11 Dec - Researcher Profiles - Building an online profile to promote your research, and yourself.


Hands-on Workshops 10-11.30am (face to face) and 1-2.30pm (via Zoom) on Tuesdays & Thursdays twice a year

  • 25 June, 5 Nov - EndNote: Managing your references - A hands-on workshop using EndNote to store, group, edit and annotate references, and cite while you write (basic level). 
  • 27 June, 7 Nov - Research Data Management - Make sense of the complexity around data storage, description, re-use and archiving. 
  • 2 July, 12 Nov - Getting published - Practical tips for postgraduates. Learn how to develop a publishing strategy and identify the right journals for submission. 
  • 4 July, 14 Nov - Impact Metrics - Understand tools that explain impact factors and ranking for what to read, and where to publish. 

Below are the four best places to start searching for academic literature on your topic.  Explore the tabs along the top for even more options.

Subject Librarian / Kaitiaki Pukapuka

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Judy Fisher
Robertson (Education) Library
135 Union St East
North Dunedin 9016
+64 3 4797404


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