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Citation managment tools
Export, save, and organize references from databases; attach notes and files; add references to Word documents; and easily create bibliographies (free to Drexel faculty, students, and staff)
EndNote Web (Online)
This is an abbreviated, easy to use, web- based version of EndNote; you can register for a free account.
Open-source reference management tool
- This is your opportunity to shine and to show how much you know about your topic and the current literature. All questions are fair game, even if they are not in the articles you read. For example, if you refer to the fact that there are controversies surrounding your topic, be prepared to know what they are and where you stand on them.
- You need to know the background and context of your research question, as well as present your analysis of the literature.
- Presentations should:
- tell the audience where you are going - overviewing, framing and setting the stage
- take them there - what are the 3-5 key points you want to convey in your review?
- tell the audience where they've been - summarize the take home messages.
- Use some visuals to enliven your presentation
- PRACTICE your presentation by actually standing up and saying the words in front of a friend. Then have the friend ask you anything about the topic.
- Be rested before the presentation.
Resources to help create an effective poster presentation, with examples and information on how to submit a poster for printing