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- Research Advice and Tools
Getting Started: Information Research Tips
by Miki Goral - Last Updated Apr 11, 2014
Introductory help in learning how to identify, locate, evaluate, and use information effectively and ethically for research assignments.
UC Libraries - Begin Research
by UCLA Library - Last Updated May 25, 2011
"Where do I start?" Do you have an assignment to write a research paper but you’re not sure where to start?
Avoiding Plagiarism
by Simon Lee - Last Updated Apr 1, 2014
Bruin Success with Less Stress
by UCLA Library - Last Updated Apr 13, 2011
Copyright for Creators
by Martin J. Brennan - Last Updated Nov 2, 2013
This guide is meant to supplement the library's "Copyright for Creators" session, offered at various times in the library and in conjunction with UCLA courses.
Data Management for the Sciences
by Tony Aponte, Vessela Ensberg - Last Updated Mar 5, 2014
A guide to best practices for management of research data, including links to data services from the University of California.
Data Visualization
by Zoe Borovsky - Last Updated Apr 20, 2014
Data Wednesdays
by Vessela Ensberg - Last Updated Mar 4, 2014
Resources to accompany courses taught as part of the research data management series "Data Wednesdays," the fourth Wednesday of each month from noon to 1 p.m. in the Biomedical Library.
EndNote and EndNote Basic
by Gabriella Gray - Last Updated Apr 23, 2014
Impact Metrics and Scholarly Attribution
by Tony Aponte - Last Updated Nov 11, 2013
Discover your research impact, manage attribution of your research works, and search citations.
by Vessela Ensberg - Last Updated Oct 29, 2013
A guide to using Mendeley, a free reference manager, PDF organizer, and research social media site that allows you to organize papers, read and annotate your PDFs, and collaborate in private or open groups.
Mobile Apps and Sites for Health and Life Sciences
by Julie Kwan - Last Updated Aug 29, 2013
Library resources, apps tips and tricks, and tools for smartphones
Searching a Database
by Rikke Ogawa - Last Updated Oct 11, 2013
Includes searching techniques and strategies to be used for any database
Text Analysis and Visualization
by Zoe Borovsky - Last Updated Apr 24, 2014
Resources for workshops on text analysis and visualization
Text Encoding (TEI)
by Zoe Borovsky - Last Updated Apr 15, 2014
Wikipedia: Editing and Use
by Margarita Nafpaktitis - Last Updated Jun 7, 2013
Background information and basic tools for editing Wikipedia, as well as guidelines for when and how to use it in your research.
by Zoe Borovsky, Margarita Nafpaktitis, Joseph Yue - Last Updated Apr 22, 2014
A resource guide for using Zotero (an open-source, free bibliography management tool) at UCLA.