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Web-based Citation Management with EndNote Basic - Library Blogs

Web-based Citation Management with EndNote Basic - Library Blogs | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
EndNote Basic is a web-based citation management software that is freely available to all UI affiliates. It allows you to import, organize and format citations for papers, articles, etc. EndNote […]
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The HardiBlog: Endnote for Law: an Introduction

This is a quick practical demonstration of using Endnote for Law essays and theses. Issues around particular legal styles and database sources will be discussed and demonstrated. The focus will be on the use of the OSCOLA ...
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NUS biomedical ethics centre made WHO collaborating centre - Channel News Asia

NUS biomedical ethics centre made WHO collaborating centre - Channel News Asia | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Channel News Asia NUS biomedical ethics centre made WHO collaborating centre Channel News Asia The NUS Centre for Biomedical Ethics will be part of the Global Network of WHO Collaborating Centres for Bioethics, which comprises key institutions with...
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My paper on judicial ethics and social media, the Internet, etc., now available - Patently-O

My paper on judicial ethics and social media, the Internet, etc., now available - Patently-O | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
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Higher education teaching in virtual worlds

Higher education teaching in virtual worlds | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Download the full report: HE teaching in virtual worlds [pdf, 872kb] Summary Immersive virtual worlds are online environments that aim to simulate aspects of the real world. They were first develop...
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Private tutoring is damaging our pupils, says headmaster

Private tutoring is damaging our pupils, says headmaster | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Children's education is being damaged by the growth in private tutoring, a leading headmaster will warn next week. (Can private tutoring have a negative impact on school learning? What's your view?
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Overhauled GCSE system features new 'super grade' for 'really exceptional students'

Overhauled GCSE system features new 'super grade' for 'really exceptional students' | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Plans for a new super grade for “really exceptional” students at GCSE are unveiled by the exams regulator Ofqual today. (Please! It's the quality of learning that counts not the exam. Focus on inputs/outcomes not outputs !
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Gender Neutral Bathrooms Coming to Columbia University

Gender Neutral Bathrooms Coming to Columbia University | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
The university is trying to make trans students more comfortable on campus.
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Is gambling research biased? You bet it is, says shocking new report into industry

Is gambling research biased? You bet it is, says shocking new report into industry | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Critical research into the effects of gambling has been hampered and blocked because it is dependent on the betting industry for funding, a report reveals today. (Revealed: Gambling research is biased...
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Global Warming and the Developing World - New York Times

Global Warming and the Developing World - New York Times | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
New York Times Global Warming and the Developing World New York Times Climate change is drastically affecting the whole world and is likely to become much more damaging unless greenhouse gases are reduced, recent reports from the United Nations and...
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Diabetes Research Proposal | Useful Research Papers | Free ...

Diabetes Research Proposal | Useful Research Papers | Free ... | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Free Diabetes research proposal example for PhD and Master students. Sample research proposal on Diabetes topics. Read tips how to write good academic Diabetes research papers online.
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Student Gets Accepted To All 8 Ivy League Universities

A New York teen has made America’s Most Wanted list … but it’s professors — not police — who are after him. (Hmmm, wonder what Charles Murray's intellectual inferiority Bell Curve Theory thinks about this African Ameican...
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Announcing The Curation Traffic Content Curation Themes

Announcing The Curation Traffic Content Curation Themes | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Buffer We’ve been hard at work the last few months and now we can officially announce what has kept us so busy. Curation Traffic now has 4 brand new themes. These themes are modern, responsive, and look good on any device.
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EndNote - Citation Management - Yale University Library Subject ...

EndNote - Citation Management - Yale University Library Subject ... | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Conduct a search and select references to export to Endnote; Locate and click on 'Export' or 'Send to' or 'Download' button. Follow instructions. Consult details for specific databases. Attend a class, watch a tutorial for more ...
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Library research training: Endnote | Victoria University | Melbourne ...

Library research training: Endnote | Victoria University | Melbourne ... | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
create and build an Endnote library; import citation information from catalogues and databases into an EndNote library; choose appropriate referencing or bibliographic style; insert references into a Word document to create bibliographies; link ...
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Librarians Survey Patrons on Library Services and Technology Use - The Putnam County Courier (subscription)

Librarians Survey Patrons on Library Services and Technology Use
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The Technology Impact Survey was created to give residents a chance to give their input about the libraries' technological services.
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Advocates call for funding of marijuana research - News & Observer

Advocates call for funding of marijuana research - News & Observer | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
The Weed Blog (blog)
Advocates call for funding of marijuana research
News & Observer
The University of Arizona received approval recently from the U.S.
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Infant circumcision is becoming less common in the US, but why? - Medical News Today

Infant circumcision is becoming less common in the US, but why? - Medical News Today | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Infant circumcision is becoming less common in the US, but why?
Medical News Today
"The attacks include ones directed at academics or public figures who advocate circumcision as a wise, evidence-based public health policy.
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Increased funding for autism research needed now - The Phoenix

Increased funding for autism research needed now - The Phoenix | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
ABC News
Increased funding for autism research needed now
The Phoenix
The scientific community still has so much to learn about autism, and the importance of this research cannot be undermined or undervalued.
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Developing Persuasive Writing Strategies - ReadWriteThink

Developing Persuasive Writing Strategies - ReadWriteThink | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
This strategy guide describes the techniques used in effective persuasive writing and shares activities you can use to help students understand and use persuasion in their writing and critical thinking.
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A big step towards cutting red tape for research

A big step towards cutting red tape for research | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
A new £4.5 million Government funding boost will improve the way research is approved in the NHS. But what does it mean for patients?
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NZ health expert damns research calling for the return of male circumcision - New Zealand Doctor Online

NZ health expert damns research calling for the return of male circumcision - New Zealand Doctor Online | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Daily Mail NZ health expert damns research calling for the return of male circumcision New Zealand Doctor Online The review paper to be published in the Mayo Clinic Proceedings argues the health benefits of infant male circumcision exceed the risks...
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Prison books ban - the view from inside: 'this is taking away our best hope of reform...’

Prison books ban - the view from inside: 'this is taking away our best hope of reform...’ | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Thomas Greaves, 67, from Essex, was jailed for 18 months in the 1970s for possession of cannabis resin, but was released after six months on appeal.
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Books? Or No Books? Envisioning the Academic Library of the Future - Huffington Post

Books? Or No Books? Envisioning the Academic Library of the Future - Huffington Post | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Books? Or No Books? Envisioning the Academic Library of the Future
Huffington Post
Students are creating digital objects, publishing online journals, using media to tell their stories and share their research.
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