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Read more at: An introduction to Open Research (for PhD students in Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences)

An introduction to Open Research (for PhD students in Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences)

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  • Would you like to share your research findings with the international academic community, without paywall restrictions?
  • Would you like to boost citations of your work?
  • Did you know that funders recognise the benefits of Open Access and most now require it as a condition of their grants?

These are questions for postgraduate students at all stages of their research.

Join us to explore the whys and hows of open research. We'll cover:


Read more at: Managing your research data effectively and working reproducibly for beginners

Managing your research data effectively and working reproducibly for beginners


Read more at: The Publishing Trap (for PhD students and researchers)

The Publishing Trap (for PhD students and researchers)

The Publishing Trap is a board game designed to introduce researchers to scholarly publishing. Looking at the world of scholarly communication this interactive game aims to offer researchers a better understanding of the implications of copyright on the publication process. Players will be guided through the different stages of a researchers career from PhD submission to Professorship, making decisions on a range of scenarios. The aim of the game is to develop an understanding of how money, copyright and publishing models will impact an academic career.


Read more at: Metrics: the good, the bad, the ugly

Metrics: the good, the bad, the ugly

This session, suitable for all STEM graduate students, aims to help you navigate your way through the metrics maze. It will enable you to discover research by using metrics and how metrics can determine online impact.


Read more at: Academic Social Networking sites: a user's guide

Academic Social Networking sites: a user's guide

Introductory digital methods training from Cambridge Digital Humanities

Read more at: Software Licensing Workshop

Software Licensing Workshop

Have you produced your own software? Did you know you can decide how others can reuse and share it? Do you know that there are a range of licences that you could apply to your work that determine how it can be used?


Read more at: Social Media Data and Research Ethics: challenges and opportunities

Social Media Data and Research Ethics: challenges and opportunities

A digital methods workshop organised by Cambridge Digital Humanities

Guest speakers:

•             Peter Bath, Professor of Health Informatics, University of Sheffield

•             Lindsay Unwin, Secretary to the University Research Ethics Committee, University of Sheffield


Read more at: Books: Publishing your Research Effectively (For PhD Students in Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences)

Books: Publishing your Research Effectively (For PhD Students in Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences)

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  • Where should you publish your monograph or book chapter?

Read more at: Tales of discovery: stories inspired by Cambridge research

Tales of discovery: stories inspired by Cambridge research

Coming Soon! 

As part of the Science Festival 2018, join Marion Leeper, the first Bard of Cambridge, for a morning of storytelling. We’ll be making sense of the University's research with unique tales from the treasure trove of new and exciting discoveries emerging from the University's labs, offices and libraries.


Read more at: Post-Publication Sharing: Publishing your Research Effectively (For PhD Students in Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences)

Post-Publication Sharing: Publishing your Research Effectively (For PhD Students in Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences)

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You've published your research...now what should you do with it?


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