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Postgraduate Support

Please watch:  Postgraduate Orientation 2020 Video

Scholarly Communication: This guide defines Scholarly Communication, and its role in raising visibility of Researcher output and web presence. Scholarly Communication is defined as "the system through which research and other scholarly writings are created, evaluated for quality, disseminated to the scholarly community, and preserved for future use”. The system includes both formal means of communication, such as publication in peer-reviewed journals, and informal channels” (Association of College & Research Libraries)

Other very useful LibGuides and resources are:

Citing Sources – Guides to referencing your sources

Databases by subject – access to the journals in your faculty

DVDs and EBooks – access to audio-visual resources in your faculty

Encyclopedias, dictionaries & reference sources

Newspapers, news sources, and popular magazines

RefWorks, Zotero & Mendeley – Reference management tools

South African Government information and publications

Systematic Literature Reviews

Theses and Dissertations – Rhodes University & National and International

 

 

 

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