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    Audacity is a cross-platform, free program for recording and editing sound. This task will show you how to record your own voice using simple and inexpensive equipment.

  • hands-on task | Publicly viewable | v. X8

    Use EndNote to build a library of the papers, books and other text you encounter in your research. EndNote also helps you insert citations to those works into your own word-processed documents and papers.

  • hands-on task | Publicly viewable | v. 2013

    This task will give you a flavour of how Excel might be used to collate and organise data, and to carry out calculations and analysis

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    GIMP is a free program that you can use for photo retouching, image composition and image authoring

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    Oxford Research Archive, ORA, is a permanent and secure online archive of research output produced by members of the University of Oxford

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    This task will give you a flavour of how RefWorks can be used to cite those references into your own word-processed documents and papers, and to automatically assemble bibliographies.

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    First time using this site? This hands-on task leads you through some features of the site, especially the course on Avoiding Plagiarism

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    Alerting services allow you to receive notifications of new publications by email or by RSS feed

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    Try out the snip tool to take a quick screen capture, for example so as to report an error message that has appeared

  • hands-on task | Publicly viewable | v. 2013

    Microsoft Office Word is a word processing program with many advanced functions that will save researchers time

  • hands-on task | Publicly viewable | v. 2013

    Microsoft Office Word is a word processing program with many advanced functions that will save researchers time.

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