TechXtra – updates for Computing and Engineering

TechXtra is a free service which can help you find articles, books, the best websites, the latest industry news, job announcements, technical reports, technical data, full text eprints, the latest research, thesis & dissertations, teaching and learning resources and more, in engineering, mathematics and computing

Information Literacy module for Research students available from NUI

NUI Galway with partners Trinity College Dublin and University College Cork have developed an inter-institutional online module for Phds and post-docs.

While, it is currently primarily of STM focus they intend (funding allowing) to add humanities content and other units such as Critical Thinking, Writing Skills. It is offered in blended online and face to face and fully assessed and credited. Extensive access is available to the module and it provides an excellent overview of Information Literacy for the research student. The module is available at: http://www.informationliteracy.ie