Training courses about the bibliographic styles and international standards to elaborate bibliographies, the rules and data for each type of document, the order and the font format.
All courses will be held at the building of the General library. Computer room on the ground floor.
Select a course to know its content and completion dates.
Content: The Harvard Style was developed in the University of Harvard, United States, in the 50s. This style, known also as author-date system , provides guidelines to write citations and bibliographic references, inside or at the end of the text, so you can always find the sources used and cited by the author. This allows us to indicate in each case, the sources used to quote, paraphrase and highlight ideas from other authors.
Objectives: to learn how to use this citation system both for in-text citations as well as to prepare the final list of bibliographic references.
Dates and times: mornings and afternoons; the courses will last 1 hour.
Mornings: from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.10-02-2018
Afternoons: from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Content: The Modern Language Association ( MLA ) is the organisation responsible of this style, used by universities and research institutions all over the world.
It is an style especially focused on the humanities, languages and literature, although in the last years its use has been extended to all the social sciences.
The MLA style establishes that the sources employed to elaborate an academic or research work must be cited in the text. It uses a short citation method that allows the reader to identify the source used and to find it in the reference list at the end of the work.
Dates and times: The sessions will be held from 12:00 a.m to 13:00 p.m..09/17/2019
Content: The University of Chicago published in 1906 a style manual, that has evolved and has been adapted, in successive editions, to the circumstances and changes of the publishing industry. The 16th edition of the Manual is now available.The University of Deusto has adapted the 2010 edition to offer a guide to the writters and editors of texts, according to the academic requirements of the university activity.
The Chicago style is specially used in the areas of History, Humanities, Art, Literature and Social Sciences.
Dates and times: All the courses take place in morning or afternoons sesions (90 minutes).
Content: The ISO 690:2010 standard shows a general frame with a series of recommendations to elaborate bibliographic references and bibliographic resources citations, including monographs, cartographic material, sound records, pictures, graphics and all type of electronic resources.
Dates and schedule: All the courses take place in morning or afternoons sesions (90 minutes)
The American Chemical Society (ACS) prepares the style manual most commonly used in scientific writing in the area of %u200B%u200Bchemistry. The ACS Style Guide: Effective Communication of Scientific Information , provides guidance on all aspects of the writing process including the rules for citing in the text and for the elaboration of bibliographic references.
Act in a responsible, ethical and legal manner in the use of the information used to perform academic work.
Correctly identify and elaborate the bibliographic references corresponding to the different types of documents according to the ACS style, with the inclusion of citations within the text and the elaboration of the final reference list.
Dates and schedule : The courses will be taught from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. (1 hour)
Content: The American Psychological Association ( APA ) elaborates from 1929, the more used style manual in the scientific publication, in the fields of social sciences and behaviour. The American Psychological Association Publication Manual provides a guide for the writing process, including the rules to make de citations and the bibliographic references.
Dates and schedule: from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m (1 hour)
Content: The Council of Science Editors ( CSE ) is the manager of the preparation of this manual of style for the publication and communication of any type of scientific content in English, the international language of the science. The style CSE employs especially in the areas of biology, medicine and sciences of the nature, although in the last years his use has extended to the rest of the sciences.
Dates and schedule: from 11 a.m. to 12 a.m (1 hour)
Content: The style of the Requirements of Uniformity for Manuscripts Sent to Magazines Biomédicas more known like Vancouver style , is a group of guidelines for the publication of manuscripts in the field of the Sciences of the Health between which include the norms devoted to the form to realise the bibliographic references.
In 1978 the main editors of medical magazines gathered in Vancouver (Canada) with the purpose to establish some common guidelines on the format that would have to have the manuscripts sent to his magazines. This group, that arrived to be known like the Group of Vancouver, grew and evolved until turning into the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE) that publishes from 1979 these requirements with the title of Uniform Requirements for Manuscripts Submitted to Biomedical Journals.
Dates and schedule: from 12 a.m. to 1 p.m (1 hour)
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