How to search effectively: database searching and RefWorks

This event has now passed.

Date: 20 July 2018
Venue: Room 2D09 (Library), Glenside Campus
Time: 12:30 - 14:00

How to attend

If you are interested in attending this event, please register via InfoHub.


This workshop will help you to create effective search strategies, develop your database searching skills and manage your references in RefWorks. There will be an opportunity for hands-on practice. You may like to bring your own laptop, but some PCs and tablets will be available for your use.

Please use the following links to access the course materials: workshop slides .


  • Identify relevant subject databases and develop an effective search strategy
  • Search for journal articles and manage your references
  • Understand what transferable skills this session will teach you for use in your future employment

Attendees will receive a Certificate of Attendance, which contributes towards the UWE Futures Award.

If you have any questions or any accessibility needs, please do contact UWE Bristol library.

Cost: Free

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