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How- to Develop your Academic Language and Literacy skills

How- to Develop your Academic Language and Literacy skills

From  Ravinder Panesar on January 25th, 2021 0 likes 0 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  

Roundtable of Sustainable Academic Travel: Mapping Travel Policies in FHE - November 2020

Recording of webinar held by the Roundtable of Sustainable Academic Travel (https://businesstravelroundtable.ac/) with colleagues from ETH Zurich Air Travel project (Switzerland), the University of…

From  Sion Pickering on November 25th, 2020 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Managing references

Collaborate recording of a session for Clinical Psychology MSc students on Managing references, 20th Nov 2020. Includes how to find information on presenting citations in particular styles, creating…

From  Heather Stewart on November 20th, 2020 0 likes 20 plays

Using reference managers and avoiding plagiarism (MSc Critical Care)

This session covered Good practice in academic writing when using others' works, and where to go for more information about avoiding plagiarism. What needs to be cited in your work. How to…

From  Marshall Dozier on November 17th, 2020 0 likes 44 plays 0  

Referencing for Law

This session takes you through the basic principles of referencing, how it relates to the OSCOLA style and an introduction to reference management software.

From  Donna Watson on November 16th, 2020 0 likes 31 plays 0  

12th Nov: Inclusion Really Does Matter: Improving attitudes towards Gender Equality Initiatives among STEM academics

Inclusion Really Does Matter: Improving attitudes towards Gender Equality Initiatives among STEM academics 12th November 2020 Dr Lynn Farrell @LynnTFarrell L.Farrell@qub.ac.uk Queens University…

From  Katie Nicoll Baines on November 12th, 2020 0 likes 13 plays 0  

IAD Finding Academic Literature - for CSE taught postgraduates

One of the first tasks a research student has to undertake is producing a literature review. This session will help by providing a brief introduction to library resources and services. The…

From  Heather Stewart on November 3rd, 2020 0 likes 12 plays 0  

IAD Finding Academic Literature - for CSE PGRs

One of the first tasks a research student has to undertake is producing a literature review. This session will help by providing a brief introduction to library resources and services. The…

From  Heather Stewart on November 3rd, 2020 0 likes 0 plays

Library Bitesize: How to reference and avoid plagiarism

Collaborate recording of 30minute session on help with questions about plagiarism and referencing. 22nd October 2020.Powerpoint slides without narration:…

From  Heather Stewart on October 22nd, 2020 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Westlaw demo - October 2020

Demonstration of the Westlaw database, exploring common features and helpful tips. If you have any questions about this video please let us know by emailing law.librarian@ed.ac.uk. Presenter:…

From  SarahLouise McDonald on October 22nd, 2020 0 likes 17 plays 0  

Roundtable of Sustainable Academic Travel - Carbon Offsetting to Reach Net Zero - October 2020

Recording of webinar held by the Roundtable of Sustainable Academic Travel (https://businesstravelroundtable.ac/) with Eli Mitchell-Larson, University of Oxford talking about use of Carbon Offsetting…

From  Sion Pickering on October 9th, 2020 0 likes 24 plays 0  

Introduction to Harvard Referencing: MSc Language Education

An introduction to the Harvard referencing style and how to avoid plagiarism.

From  Ishbel Leggat on October 5th, 2020 1 likes 86 plays

Welcome to the Library, Part 2: How to find academic literature and go beyond your reading list (MHO students)

This is the second in a 2 part presentation for students doing the Advanced Professional Studies - Mental Health Officer (MHO) Award. This session covers creating a basic search strategy, identifying…

From  Caroline Stirling on September 29th, 2020 0 likes 12 plays 0  

How to get a confident start to your studies

Starting your university course or programme can be very exciting, but you may also you may also have some concerns about your studies. This session aims to help you get the best possible foundation…

From  Ravinder Panesar on September 16th, 2020 0 likes 33 plays 0  

UG How To Develop your Academic Language and Literacy Skills

Introducing one of a series of Transition courses, Successful Academic Communication: Building confidence in your use of academic English for all undergraduate home, EU and international students.

From  Ravinder Panesar on September 15th, 2020 0 likes 55 plays 0