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Workshops and training for researchers

 Attendance at MRE sessions counts towards Postgraduate Researcher training hours.  Add details to your eProg record following our MRE_eProg_guide.pdf.

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Creating and Managing your ORCID

Fri 20 Oct 2017, 14:00 - 15:00

Ensuring connections between you and your research

ORCIDs are being adopted across all elements of the research community (ie, universities, publishers, funders) as the universal method for uniquely identifying researchers. They are free to create and link researchers to their research activities. At this session you can:

Learn more about the benefits of ORCIDs

Find out how to create your own ORCID

Discover how to easily manage your ORCID account

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Open Access in Five Simple Steps

Wed 25 Oct 2017, 13:00 - 14:00

Open Access (OA) is an essential consideration for all Manchester researchers and PGRs. As part of Open Access Week 2017, this bite-size workshop will explain OA and why you should be thinking about openness when undertaking and seeking to publish your research.

By the end of this session you will:

Understand the benefits of Open Access for you as an individual researcher, and for the wider world

Understand different ways of publishing research Open Access

Know how to choose the most appropriate Open Access method for your work

Know how to ensure compliance with institutional and funder Open Access requirements

Understand how the Librarys Scholarly Communication team can help you

Find out more

7 steps to raising your research profile

Wed 22 Nov 2017, 14:00 - 15:30

Getting noticed promoting yourself and your research online

This workshop will help you develop strategies for managing your online research presence by considering the following questions:

Which online tools and platforms are the most useful to me?

How can I find the time to use social media tools to promote my research?

How can I maximise access to my research?

How do I know if my online presence strategies are effective?

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Open Access in Five Simple Steps

Wed 14 Feb 2018, 13:00 - 14:00

Open Access (OA) is an essential consideration for all Manchester researchers and PGRs. As part of Open Access Week 2017, this bite-size workshop will explain OA and why you should be thinking about openness when undertaking and seeking to publish your research.

By the end of this session you will:

Understand the benefits of Open Access for you as an individual researcher, and for the wider world

Understand different ways of publishing research Open Access

Know how to choose the most appropriate Open Access method for your work

Know how to ensure compliance with institutional and funder Open Access requirements

Understand how the Librarys Scholarly Communication team can help you

Find out more

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