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Search and find literature

Fast and efficient search and find your 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.

Time: 10:00-12:00 uur hours Location: VU Main Building, Library, 1st floor, B wing (room 1B-21)

Online readers and copyright

VU instructors are permitted to create online readers from journal articles and book chapters, and make these readers available to students. Copyright laws need to be taken into account, however, when compiling readers.

Time: 11:00-12:00 uur hours Location: VU Main Building, University Library, Library Lab, 1st floor, B wing (room 1B-21)

Basic course Endnote

Using EndNote to make a comprehensive bibliography.

Time: 10.00-11.30 uur hours Location: VU Main Building, Library, 1st floor, B wing (room 1B-21)

Research Data Services: SDC Platinum & Datastream

Course on the level of Bachelor and Master students. We start with a short introduction into the translation of a research question into data needs. Then we discuss some difficulties which can come up when using 2 or more financial databases and how to solve these with Excel. You will practice with an example using the financial databases SDC Platinum and Datastream.

Time: 10.00-12.00 uur hours Location: VU hoofdgebouw, Bibliotheek, 1e etage, B-vleugel (zaal 1B-21)
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