Another new video lecture is available on HERMES Youtube channel.
What makes a “good” topic? Which kind of sources and tools we can consider for a research project? There are numerous possibilities, a detailed overview can be found by watching the lecture “Instruments for Effective Resource Sharing” by J. Lenkart is the head of Slavic Reference Service (SRS) and Associate Professor at the University of Illinois (USA).
The lecture is part of a six-sessions course addressed to students of Hacettepe
University Department of Information and Document Management (Turkey). The course is the first of a set of distance training initiatives addressed to the educational
community (teachers, researchers, students) and it has been realized, in
collaboration with an international team of experts, with the aim of
strengthening competencies in searching and retrieving quality academic
Watch the video lecture (40 minutes)
The instructor: Joseph James Lenkart is the head of Slavic Reference Service
(SRS) and Associate Professor at the University of Illinois. The SRS provides
year-round free of charge training (one-on-one and unit-level) and service
support for interlibrary loan and document delivery professionals from around
the world. In addition, the SRS team offer citation verification service and
assist ILL departments with foreign language materials.