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Citation searching

Citations occur when a journal article, or other publication, is referred to in a more recent academic publication.

Aimed at

Doctoral researchers

Presented by

Alice Cann, Business Librarian, Brunel Library

Key learning outcomes

By the end of the session, you will:

  • Identify the circumstances in which knowing about and following citations can be useful for your research
  • Explore the sources which have citation information, and the differences between these
  • Follow citations and references to explore the chain of research and help with evaluation of sources
  • Understand journal impact measurements and methods for focusing literature searching in high quality journals

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Brunel 3D Development Tool

Develops the following:

Skills needed to do your research and career

Researcher Development Framework (RDF) Competencies

Develops skills relevant to the following domains of the RDF:

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