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Searching Research Literature (IAD PGT)

A recording of an IAD session for taught postgraduates delivered on the 10th November 2021. The session was aimed to help people know: What to consider before starting to find academic literature.…

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Improve your research skills with SAGE Research Methods

This session provides an introduction to SAGE Research Methods, a database containing thousands of resources, dedicated to research methods across a range of subject areas. The session covers content…

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Library Bitesize: Ten Top Tips for finding academic literature

Recording of the 30 minutes Library Bitesize session Ten Top Tips for finding academic literature run during Dissertation Festival Week in October 2021. Learning objectives are that by the end of…

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Annotated bibliographies, literature reviews and the Library

This session looks at annotated bibliographies and literature reviews as a first step in dissertation writing in literary studies. Annotated bibliographies and literature reviews both involve…

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(IAD-PGR) Finding Academic Literature (Science&Engineering)

This provides a brief introduction to resources and services available from the Library and will focus on how to search using bibliographic databases. The main purpose of the session is to help you…

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LLC Research Methods 2021

LLC PG Research Methods and Skills - Library resources and search strategies

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PhD Law - Sources, Materials, Bibliography - Sept 2021

Recording of live introduction to the library session for PhD students in the School of Law. By the end of this session, you should be able to understand the research process, find library material…

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Enrolling in LibSmart I - Sept 2021

A short video to show how to enrol in LibSmart I. Music by Joystock - https://www.joystock.org

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Year 4: Personal Tutor and Student Support Information

This is a reminder of the student support available to you in the final year of your degree. Please let us know about any academic or personal issues that are impacting on your ability to study, so…

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Year 2: Personal Tutor and Student Support Information

A refresher video on the support that is available to you through your PT, Student Support Coordinator, the TO and the wider University. Do ask if you need any help whether it is academic or…

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Reviewing and searching the literature 2

Recorded on 10th September 2021 for Research Methods in Health (PgCert, Health in Social Science) on the library aspects of Reviewing & Searching the Literature: •Academic literature…

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Reviewing and searching the literature 1

Recorded on 10th September 2021 for Research Methods in Health (PgCert, Health in Social Science) on the library aspects of Reviewing & Searching the Literature: •Self help introductory…

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(UG/PG) How to find academic literature

"By the end of this session, you should be able to explore and use key library resources to research a topic for an essay or reportYou should be able to:Take the first steps to plan and…

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IAD Directive words handout - BSL translation

British Sign Language (BSL) translation (no audio) of the IAD 'Directive words' handout available on the Study Hub Academic writing page. This video has been produced as part of the…

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Library Resources and Services - Introduction

Prepared with postgraduate students joining the Schools of Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics & Astronomy in mind, this presentation is relevant for anyone new to the University of Edinburgh who…

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(UG) How to get involved in your academic community

Join your Students' Association for an introduction to academic societies, Peer Learning and Support schemes, and student representatives in your School. You'll leave feeling more confident…

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