In this workshop we will drill literature search strategies and learn how to combine keywords that is tailored to the different needs through your Master's thesis. For example how you map earlier research on the topic you are studying and find unexplored pockets for your research question.
You will learn about the library services for master students. How to find your way through the jungle of information, in time for the exam.
At the master program, you will need to know how to locate relevant research material. In this course, you will learn search techniques, as well as get to know central databases and resources for your studies.
The course will be digital this semester because of the covid situation. We will meet at Zoom and you will get information and an overview of the most important resources UB can provide for literature searches for social anthropologists, how to use them.