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Research Guide: Online Training

This Guide provides post graduate students with the tips and tools necessary to successfully complete their research.

External workshops and webinars

FREE Web of Science group webinar

Make confident decisions with publisher-neutral intelligence (new version JCR 2020) – 7 August 2020 at 11:30

The 2020 Journal Citation Reports are coming out this month (JCR 2019 data)! Learn how to analyse journal performance with and beyond Journal Impact Factors. Quickly identify which journals in the sciences and social sciences are cited most often by scholars in over 200 disciplines.

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Research Data Analysis

Academic Writing skills

Conducting a Literature Review

Microsoft Office Training

Research Methodologies

 Prof. C.M.E. McCrindle: 2017

For more recommended sources and tips on Research Methodologies, see our Research Methods tab.

Maximising Research Impact

Maximising Research Impact_Presentation 1: Creating Author Profiles

by Sunette Steynberg

This video is 18:15 long.


Maximising Research Impact_Presentation 2: Identifying a journal to publish in

by Sunette Steynberg

This video is 26:51 minutes long.

Reference Management and Plagiarism

Turnitin training material

Turnitin: Understanding the Basics Webinar with Westley Smith (2020)

EndNote training material

Or visit the Guides tab on the EndNote subject guide. 

Library Services Help Videos

How to find sources on the Library website