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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 16 plays 0  

Library Bitesize : Building complex searches for systematic reviews

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

From  Marshall Dozier on January 21st, 2021 0 likes 38 plays 0  

BSc (Hons) Sport and Recreation Management - Advanced Research Methods: Finding information for your literature review

The overall aim of this presentation is to look at some of the resources available to help you find information sources for literature reviews, particularly databases relevant to Sport and Recreation…

From  Ishbel Leggat on January 20th, 2021 0 likes 34 plays 0  

Library Bitesize: Introduction to Ovid Medline

Recording of a Library Bitesize session on an introduction to searching for literature on Medline using the Ovid interface. Medline is a database of over 26 million records of medical literature…

From  Ruth Jenkins on January 13th, 2021 0 likes 39 plays 0  

REBM Literature searching - beyond the basics

Guidance on identifying literature to support evidence-based medicine, including point of care tools, library databases, and search techniques.

From  Ruth Jenkins on December 17th, 2020 0 likes 214 plays 0  

NLU+ Lecture 1: Introduction

What is NLU?

From  Ruairi O'Hare on December 16th, 2020 0 likes 14 plays 0  

Programming Skills - Security (3)

Security (video 3)

From  Amrey Krause on November 30th, 2020 0 likes 17 plays 0  

Programming Skills - Security (1)

Security (video 1)

From  Amrey Krause on November 24th, 2020 0 likes 25 plays 0  

Effective literature searching in neurosciences

Advice and resources for effective literature searching in neurosciences. This video covers the following topics; Turning a research question into something searchable [0:46] How to do an…

From  Ruth Jenkins on November 20th, 2020 0 likes 40 plays 0  

Using the Library for creative dissertations : digital resources in art, music and drama

Are you planning your dissertation in a creative subject? Find out more about the rich range of digital library resources available to you in the visual arts, music and drama. Led by the Academic…

From  Christine Love-Rodgers on November 4th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Using existing, open, data for your dissertation research (CSE & CMVM)

Want to find some research data you can analyse for your dissertation? Working to a tight deadline? The Research Data Service can help you find openly-licensed research datasets to choose from, which…

From  Pauline Ward on November 4th, 2020 0 likes 19 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 1 plays

Black Heroes of Mathematics Conference: Professor Edray Goins (Pomona College)

October 2020: Black Heroes of Mathematics Conference Professor Edray Goins (Pomona College) The Black Mathematician Chronicles: Our Quest to Update the MAD PagesThis talk has captions: You can…

From  Liam Holligan on October 24th, 2020 0 likes 100 plays 0  

Introduction to EndNote

An introductory presentation to EndNote and referencing management tools for Moray House School of Education and Sport.

From  Ishbel Leggat on October 19th, 2020 2 likes 88 plays

Getting the best from the Library: MSc Physical Activity for Health

A presentation for MSc Physical Activity for Health students on how to find and access research literature.

From  Ishbel Leggat on October 19th, 2020 1 likes 10 plays

SPS Developing a research strategy

Being able to undertake effective literature searches is an important part of your dissertation or final year project. Knowing the strategies and tools with which to perform thorough searches to…

From  Caroline Stirling on October 15th, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0