Kitakyushu JALT:

Using effective search strategies to access available English language resources for research in Japan

Date: Saturday, November 12th, 2011 Time: 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Speaker: James Hicks

Whether using open access online materials or subscription databases, locating the most relevant books, journals, and articles for your research topic can be a challenge. A few simple online search strategies and the effective use of existing physical collections can reveal a wealth of English language materials available to scholars and researchers in Japan.

James Hicks has been engaged in English language education in Japan for nearly 20 years. He holds a BA and MA in International Relations and is currently pursuing an MA in Library and Information Science.

Organization: Kitakyushu Chapter of the Japan Association for Language Teaching (Kitakyushu JALT)

Cost: JALT Members: free
Non-members: 1000 yen

Venue: 3rd Floor, International Conference Center, Kokura

Location: Kitakyushu City, Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan


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