Monthly Archives: October 2018

The why and how of referencing sources

Students new to university can feel confused by the process of referencing in their assignments. Some may fail to see the importance of referencing, except perhaps as a strategy to avoid plagiarism in their writing, and some may just end … Continue reading

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research information sessions to improve your postgraduate research skills

Here are some exciting sessions being held by the Library for the remainder of the year. Research Data Management Planning Thursday 1 November 2018, 2:00-3:00pm, Dixson Library Training Lab Funding bodies, ethics clearance, and UNE University policy all feature requirements … Continue reading

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On Open Access Publishing

Open access publishing has been formative to my development as an environmental humanist with research interests ranging widely from writing botanical poetry in New England to long-distance trekking in Western Australia. Around two-thirds of my published journal articles are open … Continue reading

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In the Interests of Openness

Happy Open Access Week. This is the tenth year OAW has been celebrated – where has the time gone? And why has it taken so long for some of us to embrace the open education movement? One of the reasons … Continue reading

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Open Access Week 2018, October 22-28

About International Open Access Week International Open Access Week is a global, community-driven week of action to open up access to research. The event is celebrated by individuals, institutions and organizations across the world, and its organization is led by … Continue reading

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