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Archive for January, 2013

Additional training sessions

By Kieron L Jones, on 18 January 2013

20th Feb, 2-3pm, 66/72 Gower Street, B.01 – Graduate School Cluster Room
Sources of socio-economic data

 27th Feb, 2-3pm, 66/72 Gower Street, B.01 – Graduate School Cluster Room
Legal sources for human rights

6th Mar, 2-3pm, 1-19 Torrington Place, 113 – Public Cluster
Nexis UK (newspaper database)

Information literacy training

By Kieron L Jones, on 16 January 2013

Would you like to know more about how to find books, journal articles, etc.?

If so, why not come along to the following training sessions.  No need to book, just turn up.

Tuesday 22nd Jan, Chadwick 2.33 – Public Cluster
1pm-2pm Legal resources for non-lawyers

 Wednesday 23rd Jan, Chadwick 2.33 – Public Cluster
12pm-1pm Introduction to Explore
1pm-2pm Resources for Arts & Humanities

 Friday 25th Jan, Chadwick 2.33 – Public Cluster
12pm-1pm Introduction to Explore
1pm-2pm Resources for Social & Historical Sciences

Please note that places will be allocated on a first come basis, but if demand is high we will run further sessions.

Oxford Business Group

By Kieron L Jones, on 15 January 2013

Oxford Business Group is a publishing, research and consultancy firm providing information, analysis and advice to the global investment, academic and government communities through our series of economic intelligence reports.  

As part of our investment in Academia, we are pleased to offer students and academics free, online access to all our content.  This subscription regularly retails for £500 per year, however we are offering students 3 years of free access to support your studies. Some key features of this subscription are:

  • Over 40,000 articles from 7 years of primary research in over 30 global markets, searchable by keyword.
  • Interviews and viewpoints from Heads of State, Ministers and key individuals in each sector
  • Overviews from our experienced analysts, who are embedded in each country up to a year to produce the reports.

Register with your UCL email address at: https://www.oxfordbusinessgroup.com/content/ucl-library

Newly acquired books

By Kieron L Jones, on 14 January 2013

Schoenbaum, Thomas J. The age of austerity : the global financial crisis and the return to economic growth / Thomas J. Sch Cheltenham : Edward Elgar, c2012.
ECONOMICS J 44 SCH

Ljungqvist, Lars. Recursive macroeconomic theory / Lars Ljungqvist, Thomas J. Sargent. Cambridge, Mass. ; London : MIT Press, c2012.
ECONOMICS R 10 LJV

Blau, Francine D. Gender, inequality, and wages / Francine D. Blau ; edited by Anne C. Gielen, Klaus F. Zimmermann. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2012.
ECONOMICS V 19 BLA

Page, Edward. Policy without politicians : bureaucratic influence in comparative perspective / Edward C. Page. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2012.
PUBLIC POLICY JF 1525 PAG

Mueller, Milton. Networks and states : the global politics of Internet governance / Milton L. Mueller. Cambridge, Mass. ; London : MIT Press, c2010.
INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS XB 60 MUE

Neier, Aryeh, 1937- The international human rights movement : a history / Aryeh Neier. Princeton, N.J. ; Oxford : Princeton University Press, 2012.
HUMAN RIGHTS C 7 NEI