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Using news and media in your research

Using news and media in your research

 Overview

There is more to research than just using books and journals! News & media sources can be useful, and sometimes essential, for researching many topics in the social sciences, business, and humanities, whether for current or historical information. This session will share with you some of the key resources available, their potential relevance to your research, and how to search them effectively.

Key areas covered

  • Importance of news and media
  • Contemporary and historical sources
  • Social media
  • Data

Learning Outcomes

  • Learn about the range of news and media resources offered by the library (and open access)
  • Understand which could be useful to your research
  • Practice searching selected resource

Book your place here!

Date:
Thursday 18 November 2021
Time:
11:00 - 12:00
Time Zone:
UK, Ireland, Lisbon Time (change)
Location:
LRR Training Room
Campus:
Colchester
Audience:
  Undergraduate  
Categories:
  Workshop  

Event Organizer

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Sandy Macmillen
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Clarissa St Yves

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