Sussex Centre for American Studies

American Studies events

Researching with the Library - UG Refresher

Tuesday 19 February from 14:00 until 15:00
Library Top Floor Training Room

Session for undergraduate students to learn the techniques of searching Library Search, and finding suitable resources for their studies. #research


The Uncanny in the Digital Machine

Wednesday 27 February from 17:00 until 19:00
Digital Humanities Lab - Silverstone Building (Second Floor)
Sussex Humanities Lab and English Colloquium
Prof Lydia H. Liu

A joint event by the Sussex Humanities Lab and the School of English.


Researching with the Library for your dissertation

Wednesday 6 March from 14:00 until 15:30
Library Top Floor Training Room

Postgraduate taught students: learn how to find suitable resources for dissertations, including searching specialist resources. #research


Masters Open Day

Saturday 9 March from 12:30 until 16:00
University of Sussex campus

Invigorate your career, deepen your understanding of a subject you love, or discover new areas of study with a Masters degree at Sussex.


Introduction to reference management tools

Wednesday 20 March from 14:00 until 15:00
Library Top Floor Training Room

This session will demonstrate how free tools such as Zotero and Mendeley can make the process of referencing easier. #ref


How to manage your dissertation research data and store your work securely

Thursday 28 March from 15:00 until 16:30
Library Top Floor Training Room

Session for postgraduate taught students on applying the principles of Research Data Management (RDM) to describe, organise and store data. #research


Introduction to referencing with Endnote

Friday 5 April from 11:00 until 13:00
Library Top Floor Training Room

This workshop will help you to maintain academic integrity and avoid plagiarism by using Endnote, a free tool that makes referencing easier. #ref


Law resources for non-law students

Wednesday 10 April from 14:00 until 15:30
Library Top Floor Training Room

Practical workshop aimed at students not currently studying law, but may need to use law resources as research for their studies.#research


Introduction to referencing with Mendeley

Friday 12 April from 14:00 until 16:00
Library Top Floor Training Room

This workshop will help you to maintain academic integrity and avoid plagiarism by using Mendeley, a free tool that makes referencing easier. #ref


An invitation to celebrate the life of Professor Michael Eraut

Saturday 11 May from 12:00 until 16:00
The Meeting House, University of Sussex

You are invited to celebrate the life of the late Professor Michael Eraut.