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Students_ Practice Worth Sharing (PWS) - How to be critical in your dissertation

About this eventTopic: How to be critical in your dissertation Speaker: Claudia Rosenhan, Teaching Fellow, Institute for Education, Teaching & Leadership (IETL)Discussion: Please come and ask…

From  Emily Birtles on June 30th, 2021 1 likes 19 plays 0  

Students_ Practice Worth Sharing (PWS) - Literature Reviews

NB: subtitles to follow About this event Topic: Literature ReviewsSpeaker: Claudia Rosenhan, Teaching Fellow, Institute for Education, Teaching & Leadership (IETL)Discussion: Literature…

From  Emily Birtles on June 24th, 2021 0 likes 22 plays 0  

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 24 plays 0  

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 10 plays 0  

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 7 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 13 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 23 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 1 likes 5 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

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  

Library Bitesize - Using Law Databases

In this recording we look at three of the main databases for legal information: Westlaw, LexisLibrary and HeinOnline. By the end of this session, you should be able to: - select the appropriate…

From  SarahLouise McDonald on March 4th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Library Bitesize: Using Google and Google Scholar for finding academic literature

Recording of 4th February 2021 Library bitesize session "Using Google and Google Scholar for finding academic literature" Aims of the session: • Identify ways of performing more…

From  Heather Stewart on February 4th, 2021 0 likes 16 plays

Library Bitesize - Referencing and how to avoid plagiarism

This is a recording of the session from 28th January 2021. In it we discuss what plagiarism is and how to avoid it, how to construct references and tools to help you. Slides available from the…

From  SarahLouise McDonald on January 28th, 2021 0 likes 19 plays 0  

PG - Sources, Materials and Bibliographies - Jan 2021

This session looks at: The literature searching process Accessing library resources Referencing Help and training A PDF copy of the slides are available as an attachment. Presenters: Donna Watson,…

From  SarahLouise McDonald on January 27th, 2021 0 likes 9 plays 0