Unabridged: A Master Class in Library Research


The next offering of Unabridged is scheduled for January 16-24, 2019. If you would like to receive a notification when the application form goes live, please add your name to our email list.


Know Your Field, a teaser session for Unabridged 2019 will be offered September 17th and October 17th

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Unabridged is a library master class for GSAS and DCE graduate students that offers participants a chance to explore the full research lifecycle and set themselves up for a lifelong scholarly practice--making them more effective, resourceful, and creative researchers.

Through hands-on activities, participants will learn how to:

  • Navigate complex research environments

  • Organize their research in intellectually productive ways

  • Incorporate a wide variety of evidence into their research

  • Optimize their search strategies

  • Manage their scholarly persona and negotiate with publishers


Further Resources

If you're interested in honing your research skills on your own, you can:

If you're looking for last year's material, you can find the 2017 edition of Unabridged here: https://guides.library.harvard.edu/unabridged2017