Monday, 22 May 2017

End of the academic year


This week is the last week of term 3 at the Tavistock and Portman.

This blog will be on hiatus until the start of the academic year 2017-2018 next September.

In the mean time, check out our archives (start here!), have a look at the library's website, and feel free to contact us if you have any question.

Have a lovely summer!

Monday, 15 May 2017

To Cite Or Not To Cite

Are you not sure if you need to cite a specific reference?

The presentation below helps you decide if you need to cite it.

And remember: when in doubt, just cite!

Monday, 8 May 2017

How to merge references from different chapters

Did you write the chapters of your dissertation in different documents?
And did you use EndNote to do your citations and references?

If yes, then when you finally merge your chapters into one documents, you will also be able to automatically merge your reference lists all into one!
Here is exactly how to do this, step by step.

Tuesday, 2 May 2017

Citing coursework in Harvard style

If you're using the "Cite Them Right" version of the Harvard Style, here is how to reference handouts, PowerPoints and your own essays correctly:

Monday, 24 April 2017

Exporting references from one EndNote account to another

Have you created two different EndNote accounts by mistake?

If you've got references in each account and you want to merge them, here is what to do: simply export the references from one account and export them into the other.

The video below shows you exactly how to do that, step by step.

Tuesday, 18 April 2017

How to renew your books

Did you know that you could renew your books twice if they haven't been requested by another student?
And it works for DVDs and other types of documents too!

To renew, just go to the library's catalogue, and follow those simple steps.

And let us know if you have any problem!

Monday, 20 March 2017

How to install Cite While You Write

Cite While You Write is the EndNote Web plugin for Microsoft Word that will enable you to cite references directly in a Word document.
But before starting using this useful feature, you need to install the plugin.

This very short video will show you exactly how.