Category Archives: Library

Training for studies and research

Research Skills Toolkits in Week 1 Are you using the smartest tools and strategies to get your research organised? Need to brush up on your IT and information skills for research?  Why not come to a Research Skills Toolkit? These … Continue reading

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My Erasmus+ Graduate Traineeship

I always thought: When I grow up, I’ll know what I want to be. However – even though I started feeling more or less grown up over the course of my studies – there were so many different things I … Continue reading

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Library training

Bodleian iSkills: Finding stuff – scholarly literature for your research (Thursday 9 November 09.30-12.30) A practical introduction to searching for scholarly materials to support your research, covering a range of tools for finding monographs, journal articles, conference papers, theses and … Continue reading

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Welcome back students!

  French Here is a library presentation for our Modern Languages French students with information about the examinations we have in the library and other resources you will find useful. Spanish A presentationfor our beginners with Nuevo Espanol en Marcha … Continue reading

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Guest post on less commonly taught langauges

This week we are having a guest blogger, Pat Goodridge, who has just graduated from the University of Pennsylvania and is now studying for a Master’s degree at Stanfod University. Less-commonly-taught languages present learners with less-commonly-experienced challenges By Pat Goodridge, … Continue reading

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My ERASMUS experience

My Erasmus in Oxford I’m an Erasmus postgrad student from the University of Bologna and I have a master’s degree in Modern languages and Postcolonial Literatures. In my time at the library, I have gained valuable experience of a library … Continue reading

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#loveourcollections Russian films donation

An impressive collection of Soviet classics, from the 1940s Mosfilm comedies to the more serious (and dark) Tarkovsky, and in between dramas, comedies, musicals even! Most of those films were box-office successes in Soviet Russia. Горе от ума  Woe from … Continue reading

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