This seminar given by the UAntwerp library covers various resources like databases, electronic journals, repositories, internet resources and so on. Possible search strategies are discussed as well as advanced use of functionalities of these online information sources. Web of Sciences is discussed in more detail. Citations indexes, impact factors, search syntax, … are looked at.

The intention is to apply the exercises that will be given to your own research. 

Specific questions and/or requests to have certain information resources and/or topics discussed, are always welcome! Send in advance to

Practical information


21 November 2023
13h00 - 16h00
Stadscampus - Building P - Room P.201


Marjan Andries (Dep. Library - UAntwerpen)

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This course counts for 0,3 docop-points.


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