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LibSmart : digital literacy skills for online library research

An introduction to the LibSmart information literacy online course, with descriptions and learning outcomes of the ten modules of the new LibSmart II course to be launched in September 2021. More…

From  Christine Love-Rodgers on June 17th, 2021 0 likes 10 plays 0  

IAD (PGT - Online) Searching Research Literature

IAD (PGT - Online) Searching Research Literature Online presentation delivered 2nd June 2021 by Academic Support Librarians (Ishbel Leggat and Christine Love-Rodgers). Session aims:To highlight the…

From  Ishbel Leggat on June 4th, 2021 0 likes 12 plays

PGT - Practice Worth Sharing (PWS)_ Meet your Academic Support Librarian – helping you get the best from the Library - Clipped

NB: subtitles to follow Topic: Meet your Academic Support Librarian – helping you get the best from the Library Speaker: Ishbel Leggat - Academic Support Librarian Discussion: Ishbel Leggat…

From  Emily Birtles on June 1st, 2021 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Edinburgh Innovations Introduction: Academic Researchers

At Edinburgh Innovations we benefit society and the economy by helping researchers, students and industry drive innovation. We seek opportunities, we build partnerships, we make the journey easy, and…

From  Stuart Brett on May 31st, 2021 5 likes 98 plays 0  

Library Bitesize: Check Your Source (Digital Skills Festival - May 2021)

This Library Bitesize presentation provides a short introduction to finding and evaluating academic or scholarly sources of information for study and research purposes. A copy of presentation slides…

From  Ishbel Leggat on May 26th, 2021 0 likes 9 plays

PGT - Practice Worth Sharing (PWS) - Keeping up with your reading (CC)_FINAL

Today's Practice Worth Sharing discussion is by Tracey Madden, MSc Digital Education on Keeping up with your reading Discussion: Tips on reading, especially when you find it…

From  Emily Birtles on April 12th, 2021 0 likes 3 plays 0  

PGT - Practice Worth Sharing (PWS) - Effectively Managing Demands from School, Work, and Life (CC)

Topic: Effectively Managing Demands from School, Work, and LifeSpeaker: Justina Or, MSc Social Justice and Community ActionDiscussion: Many of us must manage the demands from school, work, and life…

From  Emily Birtles on March 31st, 2021 0 likes 6 plays 0  

PGT - Practice Worth Sharing PWS - Juggling Workloads (CC)

Topic: Juggling WorkloadsSpeaker: Vanessa Ferrarato, MSc Education (Student Community Intern)Discussion: You know what you have to do, and you know by when you need to finish – but how do you…

From  Emily Birtles on March 30th, 2021 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Library Bitesize - How to reference and avoid plagiarism - March 2021

Presented on 23rd March 2021 as part of the Library Bitesize programme, the session provides an overview and sources of help on plagiarism and referencing. The aims of the session…

From  Heather Stewart on March 24th, 2021 0 likes 17 plays

Digital Footprint - Karen Gregory - Academic Presence - Part 1

Digital Footprint MOOC License: CC BY

From  Louise Connelly on March 24th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays

Introduction to PGT Practice Worth Sharing (PWS) (CC)

Mental Health/Student Wellbeing and the importance for academic successSpeaker: Deb Holt, Director of Quality AssuranceDiscussion: Student wellbeing- How is your wellbeing? How are you coping with…

From  Emily Birtles on March 23rd, 2021 0 likes 2 plays 0  

IAD Finding Academic Literature for taught postgraduate students - Dissertation Festival March 2021

Help for research students searching for material to support a literature review, presented on 16th MArch 2021 as part of the Dissertation Festival. Powerpoint slides only (no…

From  Heather Stewart on March 17th, 2021 0 likes 10 plays

Library Bitesize: Publishing your journal article

Unsure where to get started with publishing your article in a journal? Join us to find out what editors and publishers look for and how you can best prepare yourself for the world of academic…

From  Marshall Dozier on March 17th, 2021 0 likes 23 plays 0  

Study Resources for Literature Reviews - Dissertation Festival March 2021

Recording of the 11th March 2021 Dissertation Festival presentation of Collaborate version of "Study Resources for Literature Reviews" run under the Digital Skills and Training…

From  Heather Stewart on March 11th, 2021 0 likes 32 plays

Dissertation Festival: How to use the Library remotely for your dissertation

This session aims to help you access the library resources and services you need to work on your dissertation remotely. Find out about the full range of services available to you at a distance, and…

From  Christine Love-Rodgers on March 9th, 2021 0 likes 52 plays 0  

Quick Answer: Writing Up Results

This video gives a short overview of the key features of a results section. It is aimed mainly at veterinary scientists and covers how to write up a generic quantitative and qualitative finding. …

From  Jill MacKay on March 9th, 2021 0 likes 6 plays 0