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A Developing resource for West European studies
Intute European Studies Collection
What does Intute offer? Quality selected resources Links to a range of resources – collections of papers, multimedia Added descriptions of content Personalisation features (research alerts)
How is Intute created? Individual subject editors According to centralised content policies Using alerts, subject knowledge Adding key words from Thesauri eg IBSS Regular editing and reviewing procedures
Here is an example – French Elections 2007
Changing nature of elections
And finally our blog.
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So what is on Intute? Selection of different types of resources But fewer full text articles Good starting points that can be explored Use the advanced search feature to limit by resource type. Use the MYIntute feature to personalise results
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Heres one I prepared earlier
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