Understanding and Managing Documentary Sources

  • LECTURER: To be confirmed
  • AFFILIATION: To be confirmed

Outline

Bibliography resources available in UPM and in Internet are going to be explained, as well as search strategies and open sources possibilities, setting the focus in the UPM repository (Archivo Digital).

Syllabus

  1. Information resources available at UPM
    • Data bases (IEEE Xplore, ACM Digital Library, etc.)
    • e-Books (SpringerLink, Safari, etc.)
    • e-Journals
    • PhD Thesis (Cybertesis, Dissertations and Theses, etc.)
    • INGENIO (UPM´s meta-searcher for e-resources)
    • Catalogues
  2. Internet searchers
    • Google academic
    • Science Research
  3. Open access
    • External repositories (ArXiv, Dialnet, OAIster, etc.)
    • UPM repository: Archivo Digital
  4. Search strategies

Assessment Method

The course will be assessed based on attendance and participation in classroom activities.

Timetable

To be confirmed

Lecture Theatre

Cogull (5003)

Tuition Language

Spanish.

Capacity

48