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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 4 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 8 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 15 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 8 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 25 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 44 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 6 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 15 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 14 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 7 plays 0  

Library Refresher - Law

An update on Library Services for all students in the School of Law. Recorded: 27th January 2021 Presenter: SarahLouise McDonald Moderator: Donna Watson Contact information: law.librarian@ed.ac.uk

From  SarahLouise McDonald on January 27th, 2021 0 likes 2 plays 0  

IAD Finding Academic Literature - for CSE PGR (26 Jan 2021)

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 session…

From  Angela Nicholson on January 26th, 2021 0 likes 4 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 10 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 23 plays