Sweeten Up Your Skills – Coffee Break Webinars
Grab a cup of coffee, a sugary donut or any favourite snack of yours and meet us on Zoom. For 30 minutes, we’ll discuss various key aspects of academic work and publishing really worth knowing.
Our themed weeks will start in January and run through March 2023. The program covers a wide range of topics: literature search, citation, reference management, research data management, publishing at TUM, citation-based research evaluation, and bibliometrics.
5 days, 5 topics
always at 13:30
You can book single webinars or a complete themed week. Please register online. You will then receive a registration confirmation by e-mail and the link to the Zoom meeting room.
Topics, Dates, Registration
Themed Week: Finding Literature
23 – 27 January 2023, always at 1.30 p.m.
Mon 23.01.2023: How to find books on your reading list
Tue 24.01.2023: How to find books on your topic
Wed 25.01.2023: How to find articles from e-journals
Thu 26.01.2023: How to search databases
Fri 27.01.2023: How to access literature not available at TUM
Themed Week: Citing
30 January – 3 February 2023, always at 1.30 p.m.
Mon 30.01.2023: How to cite in the text
Tue 31.01.2023: How to cite images
Wed 01.02.2023: How to cite internet sources
Thu 02.02.2023: How to cite interviews and personal communication
Fri 03.02.2023: How to cite yourself
Themed Week: Visibility for Your Publications
6 – 10 February 2023, always at 1.30 p.m.
Mon 06.02.2023: Academic identity management and ORCID iD
Tue 07.02.2023: Author records in literature databases: Web of Science, Scopus, Google Scholar
Wed 08.02.2023: Academic networking: ResearchGate, LinkedIn, Academia.edu
Thu 09.02.2023: TUM Publication Guidelines: your affiliation(s)
Fri 10.02.2023: Choosing the right journal for your publication
Themed Week: Reference Management
13 – 17 February 2023, always at 1.30 p.m.
Mon 13.02.2023: Choosing reference management software made easy
Tue 14.02.2023: EndNote in a nutshell
Wed 15.02.2023: Citavi in a nutshell
Thu 16.02.2023: Citavi Web (cancelled)
Fri 17.02.2023: Editing citation styles in Citavi and EndNote
Themed Week: Publishing
27 February – 3 March 2023, always at 1.30 p.m.
Mon 27.02.2023: How to publish on the TUM institutional respository mediaTUM
Tue 28.02.2023: How to publish your doctoral thesis
Wed 01.03.2023: How to publish Open Access
Thu 02.03.2023: How to identify predatory journals
Fri 03.03.2023: How to publish at TUM.University Press
Themed Week: Research Data
6 – 10 March 2023, always at 1.30 p.m.
Mon 06.03.2023: Checklist for FAIR research data
Tue 07.03.2023: Data organization and documentation
Wed 08.03.2023: Electronic lab notebook
Thu 09.03.2023: Complying with policies and legal requirements
Fri 10.03.2023: Finding research data
Themed Week: Research Performance Indicators
13 – 17 March 2023, always at 1.30 p.m.
Mon 13.03.2023: What is bibliometrics?
Tue 14.03.2023: h-index: indicators for authors
Wed 15.03.2023: Impact factor and CiteScore: indicators for journals
Thu 16.03.2023: Responsible metrics: benefits and limits of bibliometrics
Fri 17.03.2023: Research trends and cooperations: data analytics with SciVal
Do your have any questions?
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