PhD Library Camp

Poster Library PhD Camp


Module 1: Search and evaluate

8:45-9:00 Welcome Coffee
9:00-9:45 Where to find pertinent tools and how to prepare and information research
9:45-10:25 Exploit bibliographic databases in your field (e.g. PubMed, SciFinder, Web of Science)
10:25-10:40 Break
10:40-10:50 Tips on bibliographic research
10:50-11:10 Keep up-to-date on new publications
11:10-12:00 Evaluate a publication: Journal Citation Reports, h-index, etc.
12:00-12:30 Overtime: any question left? we remain available to answer it


Module 2: Organize, use and publish

9:00-10:30 Manage your bibliographic references with EndNote
10:30-10:45 Break
10:45-11:05 Data management tools for research
11:05-11:25 How to avoid plagiarism and observe authors' rights
11:25-12:00 Know the Open Access movement and submit your work in the Archive ouverte UNIGE
12:00-12:30 Overtime: any question left? we remain available to answer it

Registration will apply for both modules: it is not possible to register only for one or another module


Practical information

  • Exclusively reserved  for PhD students of the Faculty of Science
  • Course given in English
  • Max. 12 participants for each session
  • Take place in the Library Lab of the Bibliothèque Schmidheiny (Sciences II)



 Mon. 23 and Tue. 24 Jan. 2017 | 8:45-12:00 FULL
 Thu. 2 and Fri. 3 Feb. 2017 | 8:45-12:00 FULL
  NEW! Thu. 9 and Fri. 10 Feb. 2017 | 8:45-12:00


Laure Mellifluo

Audrey Bellier

Vincent Huber

Bibliothèque Ernst et Lucie Schmidheiny
30, Quai Ernest-Ansermet
1211 Genève 4
Tel. +41 (0)22 37 96451