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Library Bitesize: Finding China Related Resources

This session outlines possible places to find China related resources. It also gives search tips and advice on where to find help and information.

From  Donna Watson on May 11th, 2021 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Library Bitesize: Building complex searches for systematic reviews

Systematic reviews usually require detailed, sensitive searches tailored to individual specialist databases. This session introduces techniques to develop new searches by building on prior…

From  Marshall Dozier on April 22nd, 2021 1 likes 5 plays 0  

EndNote 20 for Managing References course recording

This is a recording of the presentation from the 'EndNote for Managing References' webinar. The software demonstration uses EndNote 20 for Windows, a recording demonstrating EndNote X9 is…

From  Catherine Koppe on April 22nd, 2021 0 likes 14 plays 0  

Questions and Answers, Questions et réponses: Exchange between the Educational Times and the Nouvelles Annales de Mathématiques - Sloan Despeaux

Questions and Answers, Questions et réponses: Exchange between the Educational Times and the Nouvelles Annales de Mathématiques Sloan Despeaux (Western Carolina University) LMS…

From  GILLIAN KERR on April 21st, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Library Bitesize: Patents Literature - an introduction to finding patents literature

Library Bitesize talk on finding and accessing patents literature, covering some of the various search tools available for finding patents, patent applications and prior art.

From  Jenny Lauder on March 24th, 2021 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Library Bitesize: Standards literature - an introduction to finding and accessing standards documents

Library Bitesize talk, providing an introduction to finding and accessing standards documents.

From  Jenny Lauder on March 23rd, 2021 0 likes 3 plays 0  

JoVE

JoVE, the Journal of Visualised Experiments (https://www-jove-com.ezproxy.is.ed.ac.uk/) is an online educational resource, available to students and staff in the University of Edinburgh. JoVE…

From  Fiona Brown on March 18th, 2021 0 likes 17 plays 0  

How to test your systematic review searches for quality and relevance (Dissertation Festival)

This session covers techniques and tools to test and refine literature database searches for systematic reviews: - Use of known and eligible publications to test for recall - Sampling intermediate…

From  Marshall Dozier on March 17th, 2021 0 likes 20 plays 0  

Building complex searches for systematic reviews (Dissertation Festival)

Systematic reviews usually require detailed, sensitive searches tailored to individual specialist databases. This session introduces techniques to develop new searches by building on prior…

From  Marshall Dozier on March 17th, 2021 0 likes 26 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

Introduction to SPORTDiscus (on EBSCOhost): Dissertation Festival

This is a recording of a presentation delivered as part of the Library's online Dissertation Festival (08-19 March 2021). This session provides an introduction to searching in the SPORTDiscus…

From  Ishbel Leggat on March 15th, 2021 0 likes 9 plays

Introduction to Ovid Medline (Dissertation Festival)

This recording of a Dissertation Festival session provides an introduction to searching for literature on Medline using the Ovid interface. Medline is a database of over 25 million records of medical…

From  Ruth Jenkins on March 12th, 2021 0 likes 33 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 25 plays

Dissertation Festival: Improve your research skills with SAGE Research Methods

This is a live recording of an online Dissertation Festival session delivered by Chloe Turner (SAGE Library Trainer) The presentation will give you an introduction to SAGE Research Methods, a…

From  Ishbel Leggat on March 9th, 2021 0 likes 38 plays

Research Process (RP) - Week 3: Developing a search strategy and managing search results

This presentation has been developed for the Research Process (RP) course, delivered online for MSc Strength and Conditioning, MSc Performance Psychology, MSc Physical Activity for Health students…

From  Ishbel Leggat on March 7th, 2021 0 likes 66 plays 0  

How to interpret and apply the PRESS checklist for peer review of database searches (UNCOVER Workshop)

The PRESS checklist is designed to facilitate peer review of comprehensive database searches for systematic reviews. This workshop covered how to interpret and apply checklist items, and offered some…

From  Marshall Dozier on February 2nd, 2021 0 likes 26 plays 0