A Model for Research Methods Training for New Research Students in Libraries and Information Studies
This project aimed at developing a training model and seminar series for research students in Information Studies. It addresses the wide range of methodologies that is used in information studies; by the pooling of expertise, and the development of a common package, aimed so that students are more widely exposed to them than HE institutions would be able to do individually. A decision tree was developed which will assist students in adopting and adapting appropriate methodologies for their chosen topic.
Project duration: 2007-2008
Sponsor: AHRC Collaborative Research Training Provision for Doctoral Students.
Partners: Loughborough University
KIM team: Ana Vasconcelos