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VU University Library supports research and education with workshops to improve information literacy. Students and staff of VU/VUmc and ACTA can attend workshops or take an online course.

Workshop Search and Find Literature
This interactive workshop offers you all you need for efficient searches of general and specialist databases, resulting in a more comprehensive coverage of literature for your paper, report or thesis.
More information about this workshop (via agenda)
The workshop is available in Dutch and English

Workshop EndNote
Learn how to easily and quickly make a bibliography and ‘paste’ references to Word (more information Tools). There are Endnote workshops at beginners level, advanced level and for medical students/staff.
More information about this workshop (via agenda)

A workshop Information Literacy at VU University Library (1) A workshop Information Literacy at VU University Library (2)

Workshop on finding financial data
Learn how to use databases in order to find financial data, economic news, market information and reports.
More information Research Data Services (via agenda)

Workshop combining datasets
Learn to efficiently connect datasets from different databases
More information combining datasets (via agenda)

Online courses
How to find and process literature. Both basic and advanced. The courses are especially developed for use in the curriculum, but can also be taken independently.

Workshops on request 
You can ask the Library for more information on workshops-on-request and individual workshops: 
VU University - VUmc Medical Library

* Workshops are also accessible to non-VU patrons. See list of costs of services.

 

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