Training Presentation Notes

Training presentation notes
These notes are intended to be used as a guide for a trainer running an approximately 30-minute face-to-face training session. Ideally, participants should have access to their own computer, and should be given time to explore the resource for themselves as well as trying out the searches suggested by the trainer. The notes are given in a very brief style and are intended to highlight the main features and functionality of each resource. Of course, the example searches given only show a tiny percentage of the available content, so please feel free to download them and adapt them for your own needs.

Oxford Index

Reference & Dictionaries:

American National Biography Online Oxford Dictionaries
Oxford Dictionary of National Biography Oxford English Dictionary
Oxford Language Dictionaries Online Oxford Reference
Who's Who & Who Was Who

Scholarly resources:

British Academy Publications Online
Electronic Enlightenment Oxford Bibliographies Online
Oxford Handbooks Online Oxford Journals
Oxford Scholarly Editions Online Oxford Scholarship Online
University Press Scholarship Online Very Short Introductions

Please see below for University Press Scholarship Online partner presses

Subject-specific resources:

Benezit Dictionary of Artists Berg Fashion Library
Encyclopedia of Social Work Oxford African American Studies Center
Oxford Art Online Oxford Biblical Studies Online
Oxford History of Western Music Oxford Islamic Studies Online
Oxford Music Online Social Explorer (2011)

Online resources in Medicine:

Oxford Medicine Online portal
European Society of Cardiology Textbooks Oxford Desk References Online
Oxford Medical Handbooks Online Oxford Medical Libraries Online
Oxford Specialist Handbooks Online Oxford Textbooks, including Oxford Textbook of Medicine

Online resources in Law:

Investment Claims Max Planck Encyclopedia of Public International Law
Oxford Competition Law Oxford Constitutions of the World
Oxford Reports on International Law Oxford Scholarly Authorities on International Law


University Press Scholarship Online partner presses

Edinburgh Scholarship Online Manchester Scholarship Online
Policy Press Scholarship Online

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