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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  

Using EndNote for systematic reviews (Dissertation Festival)

This webinar covers functions in EndNote (desktop version) that can help you manage your search results and save time with key stages of the systematic review process: de-duplicating…

From  Marshall Dozier on March 23rd, 2021 0 likes 6 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  

Covidence for systematic reviews - top tips (Dissertation Festival)

Presenters: Thulani Ashcroft and Kayla Ostrishko See Attachments for a copy of the presentation slides Covidence is a web-based application designed to support teams conducting systematic …

From  Marshall Dozier on March 19th, 2021 1 likes 24 plays 0  

Finding Digitised Special Collections (Dissertation Festival 2021)

This online presentation discuss the different ways you can find digitised rare books, archives and manuscripts online.

From  Francesca Baseby on March 19th, 2021 0 likes 5 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 15 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 11 plays 0  

Library Bitesize : Finding Theses

Learn about · How to find out about theses and dissertations written on your topic · How to view theses online, and in print

From  Christine Love-Rodgers on March 17th, 2021 0 likes 5 plays 0  

How Clarivate Web of Science can help with your Literature Review

Agenda as follows:-Choose the right database for your search Master the keyword search Filter your results and analyse for trends Use the citation network to identify additional research Save your…

From  Angela Nicholson on March 17th, 2021 0 likes 12 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 7 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 16th, 2021 0 likes 20 plays 0  

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 27 plays 0  

Managing the literature in systematic reviews (Dissertation Festival)

This session provides an introduction to underlying processes and techniques for finding and handling publications as part of the systematic review process. Topics include: What really lies…

From  Marshall Dozier on March 12th, 2021 0 likes 17 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: Using digital historical newspaper archives

Newspapers can be an valuable resource when researching your dissertation topic. They can be useful to find out about key events, places and people. They can include opinion pieces, first hand…

From  Caroline Stirling on March 11th, 2021 0 likes 28 plays 0