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BSc (Hons) Sport and Recreation Management - Advanced Research Methods: Finding information for your literature review

The overall aim of this presentation is to look at some of the resources available to help you find information sources for literature reviews, particularly databases relevant to Sport and Recreation…

From  Ishbel Leggat on January 20th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Introduction to Library resources for Engineering students - Part 3: accessing and referencing literature

A guide to accessing full-text literature and citing and managing references.

From  Jenny Lauder on January 15th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Introduction to Library resources for Engineering - Part 2: Literature searching

An introduction to literature searching for Engineering students, with a demonstration of using Engineering Village.

From  Jenny Lauder on January 14th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

CIO update following Town Hall

CIO update following Town Hall

From  Gavin McLachlan on January 14th, 2021 3 likes 351 plays 0  

Introduction to Library resources for Engineering students - Part 1 Getting started

Overview of Library resources available at the University of Edinburgh to support undergraduate Engineering students with their studies.

From  Jenny Lauder on January 13th, 2021 0 likes 45 plays 0  

Library Bitesize - Using the online library

This is a recording of the session from 13th January 2021. In it we discuss how to discover and access library resources and support online, and get updates on services available. Slides available…

From  SarahLouise McDonald on January 13th, 2021 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Library Bitesize: Introduction to Ovid Medline

Recording of a Library Bitesize session on an introduction to searching for literature on Medline using the Ovid interface. Medline is a database of over 26 million records of medical literature…

From  Ruth Jenkins on January 13th, 2021 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Searching for literature: Historical Skills and Methods II

This is an introductory session on literature searching for students on Historical Skills and Methods II. A PDF version of slides can be downloaded from Attachments tab. - Introduction - Your…

From  Caroline Stirling on January 6th, 2021 0 likes 160 plays 0  

REBM Literature searching - beyond the basics

Guidance on identifying literature to support evidence-based medicine, including point of care tools, library databases, and search techniques.

From  Ruth Jenkins on December 17th, 2020 0 likes 210 plays 0  

GPHU- Introduction to literature searching - session 3

Final session on literature searching. Covers help and advice, where else to search and links to useful resources.

From  Donna Watson on December 16th, 2020 0 likes 3 plays 0  

CIO update 4th Dec 2020

CIO update 4th Dec 2020

From  Gavin McLachlan on December 4th, 2020 2 likes 291 plays 0  

How to get the best from CABI resources (Dissertation Festival)

This session highlighted a range of online resources produced by CABI, and covered how you can use them to find information for your dissertation or research: CAB Abstracts – a bibliographic…

From  Marshall Dozier on December 3rd, 2020 0 likes 2 plays 0  

The Stevenson Maps and Plans of Scotland: Creating a Map-Based Finding Aid

There are over 2000 maps and plans in the archive of the Stevenson engineering firm that relate to projects undertaken in Scotland in the eighteenth to early-twentieth centuries. The plans range in…

From  Roisin O'Brien on December 2nd, 2020 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Beyond Reading Lists- Law

A short video looking at how to find other material for your studeis and manage the results.

From  Donna Watson on November 30th, 2020 0 likes 18 plays 0  

Library Bitesize - Choosing a Reference Manager

This short session provides an introduction to three popular reference managers currently in use at the University: Endnote, Zotero and Mendeley. By the end of this session, you should be familiar…

From  SarahLouise McDonald on November 26th, 2020 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Art and the Playfair Library: Speaking to Absent Volumes (summary)

Project website https://edin.ac/art-playfair-library Copyright and licence Copyright © The University of Edinburgh 2020 CC BY-SA This work is licensed under a Creative Commons…

From  Stuart Brett on November 24th, 2020 2 likes 30 plays 0