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Beyond Reading Lists- Law

A short video looking at how to find other material for your studeis and manage the results.

From  Donna Watson on November 30th, 2020 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Library Bitesize - Choosing a Reference Manager

This short session provides an introduction to three popular reference managers currently in use at the University: Endnote, Zotero and Mendeley. By the end of this session, you should be familiar…

From  SarahLouise McDonald on November 26th, 2020 0 likes 1 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 3 plays

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 25 plays 0  

Get the Best From Web of Science - Dissertation Festival Nov 2020

Do you need help to start with a research topic or literature review? This session introduces Web of Science as a tool for undergraduate and postgraduate students. It is aimed at beginners and…

From  Angela Nicholson on November 5th, 2020 0 likes 10 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 5 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 8 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

Introduction to the Library for BSc (Hons) Sport and Recreation Management

An introduction to library services and resources available through the University of Edinburgh Library for BSc (Hons) Sport and Recreation Management students.

From  Ishbel Leggat on October 26th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays

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 15 plays 0  

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 5 plays

Introduction to University of Edinburgh Library for MSc Physical Activity for Health

An introduction to library services for MSc Physical Activity for Health.

From  Ishbel Leggat on October 19th, 2020 0 likes 6 plays

HCA Using the Library for Honours research (3rd year)

In this session we'll look at going beyond your reading list and developing the research skills you require at Honours level. As you start to do your own research, this also means you may have…

From  Caroline Stirling on October 15th, 2020 0 likes 34 plays 0  

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 5 plays 0  

SPS Going beyond your reading list

There is so much information out there and so many resources.....Where do you start? What is the best way forward? What direction are you supposed to take? Once you have the right information how do…

From  Caroline Stirling on October 8th, 2020 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Getting the best from the Library: MSc Language Education

A presentation for MSc Language Education students on how to find and access research literature.

From  Ishbel Leggat on October 5th, 2020 0 likes 7 plays