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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 reviews,…

From  Ruth Jenkins on November 26th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Narrative Time and Mystical Theology in Late Fifteenth-Century England

"Narrative Time and Mystical Theology in Late Fifteenth-Century England" by Prof. Laura Saetveit Miles. Prof. Miles’s talk looks at how Richard Methley, a late-medieval English…

From  Matthew Baines on November 15th, 2021 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Finding Academic Literature (PGR) - CMVM

For a copy of the slides, please click the Attachments tab This session provides a brief introduction to library resources and services, concentrating on the use of online bibliographic databases…

From  Marshall Dozier on November 12th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Searching Research Literature (IAD PGT)

A recording of an IAD session for taught postgraduates delivered on the 10th November 2021. The session was aimed to help people know: What to consider before starting to find academic literature.…

From  Heather Stewart on November 10th, 2021 0 likes 5 plays

Finding Academic Literature (PGR) - CAHSS_211104

Finding academic literature

From  Shenxiao Tong on November 7th, 2021 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Postgraduate Virtual Open Day for 2022 entry - an Introduction to the MSc in Intermediality: Literature, Film and the Arts in Dialogue

Join Professor Marion Schmid and Dr Fabien Arribert-Narce for a virtual introduction to the MSc in Intermediality: Literature, Film and the Arts in Dialogue at the University of Edinburgh. This short…

From  Maire Cox on November 4th, 2021 0 likes 16 plays 0  

GPHU: Introduction to literature searching (2)

In this short video on literature searching we look at where to search and how to refine your search strategy. This is the 2nd in a 3-part series for students in the Global Public Health Unit. A PDF…

From  Caroline Stirling on November 2nd, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Library Bitesize: Ten Top Tips for finding academic literature

Recording of the 30 minutes Library Bitesize session Ten Top Tips for finding academic literature run during Dissertation Festival Week in October 2021. Learning objectives are that by the end of…

From  Heather Stewart on November 1st, 2021 0 likes 2 plays

Annotated bibliographies, literature reviews and the Library

This session looks at annotated bibliographies and literature reviews as a first step in dissertation writing in literary studies. Annotated bibliographies and literature reviews both involve…

From  Shenxiao Tong on October 29th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Online library resources for religion and theology

Locate and use the key discovery tools for online library resources for religion and theologyBe aware of the wide range of online library resources available in this areaUse the ATLA database to…

From  Christine Love-Rodgers on October 28th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

LEL2A essay Q+A

LEL2A: Essay Q+A session.

From  Itamar Kastner on October 26th, 2021 0 likes 45 plays 0  

Pride in Writing: Sapphic Voices

Sapphic stories are often told through the (cisgender, heterosexual) “male gaze” but what happens when we tell our own stories? Magic. Join us for a discussion of the stories only we…

From  Robert Court on October 25th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Annotated bibliography and literature searching

How to compile an annotated bibliography and perform literature searching

From  Shenxiao Tong on October 21st, 2021 0 likes 94 plays 0  

Postgraduate Virtual Open Day for 2022 entry - an Introduction to the MSc in English Literature: Literature and Society

Join Dr Bob Irvine for a virtual introduction to the MSc in English Literature: Literature and Society: Enlightenment, Romantic and Victorian at the University of Edinburgh. This short video is for…

From  Robert Irvine on October 20th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Postgraduate Virtual Open Day for 2022 entry - an Introduction to the MSc in Creative Writing

Join Dr Jane Alexander for a virtual introduction to the MSc in Creative Writing at the University of Edinburgh. This short video is for students hoping to start our MSc programme in September 2022.…

From  Jane Alexander on October 15th, 2021 0 likes 57 plays 0  

Postgraduate Virtual Open Day for 2022 entry - an Introduction to the MSc in Comparative Literature

Join Dr Frauke Matthes for a virtual introduction to the MSc in Comparative Literature at the University of Edinburgh. This short video is for students hoping to start our MSc programme in September…

From  Frauke Matthes on October 13th, 2021 0 likes 12 plays 0