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Referencing a video on Learning Central

Posted on 24 November 2015 by Susan Smith

To reference a video on Learning Central use the following format: Name of author/organisation who created video. Year. Title of video. Name of module. University. Available at: URL of virtual learning environment [Accessed: Day month year]. Example:  Grangetown Community Gateway. 2015. Steve Duffy on business forums. Business Management Year 2.  Cardiff University. Available at: http://cue.cf.ac.uk
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Finding your H-Index: An Overview for Academic Staff

Posted on 29 September 2015 by Susan Smith

The H-Index was introduced in 2005 by the American physicist Professor Jorge Hirsch* and has become a popular bibliometric as it measures the author’s productivity (number of papers) and impact (number of citations). The H-Index has been seen as a fairer way of measuring an author’s work compared to other bibliometric measures – these include,
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WARC database

Posted on 25 June 2015 by Stephen Ratcliffe

Remember, staff and students have access to WARC database. A world-beating source for marketing case studies, company and industry reports and intelligence, media and campaign commentary. Brought to you by Aberconway Library. Cardiff Uuniversity username and password required. Access it Here  
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