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Finding Research Literature for Philosophy

A presentation for MSc Philosophy online students on how to find and access research literature.

From  Ishbel Leggat on September 22nd, 2020 0 likes 2 plays

Sources, Materials & Bibliography (PhD Law) Sept 2020

This session looks at: The literature searching process Accessing library resources Referencing Help and training

From  Donna Watson on September 18th, 2020 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Search Techniques

A short video outlining some search techniques, including Boolean operators, phrase searching, truncation and wildcards.

From  Donna Watson on September 10th, 2020 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Library Bitesize: Check Your Source

This Library Bitesize presentation provides a short introduction to finding and evaluating academic or scholarly sources of information.

From  Ishbel Leggat on September 6th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays

Literature searching: in practice - HCA (online)

A video postgraduate students in School of History, Classcis and Archaeology (HCA) demoing search techniques and tips for literature searching. A PDF version of slides used in presentation can be…

From  Caroline Stirling on August 19th, 2020 0 likes 14 plays 0  

Literature searching guidelines - HCA (online)

A video for postgraduate students in School of History, Classics and Archaeology (HCA) looking at guidelines for literature searching. A PDF version of the slides used can be downloaded from…

From  Caroline Stirling on August 13th, 2020 0 likes 23 plays 0  

Introduction to CAB Abstracts

CAB Abstracts is a leading applied life sciences literature database, covering a range of subjects, including animal and crop husbandry, animal and plant breeding, plant protection, genetics,…

From  Fiona Brown on June 26th, 2020 0 likes 13 plays 0  

GPHU Introduction to literature searching - session 2

The second session on literature searching for GPHU. Slides for this session can be found in the Attachments tab.

From  Caroline Stirling on April 29th, 2020 0 likes 56 plays 0  

GPHU Introduction to literature searching- session 3

The third session on literature searching for the GPHU.

From  Donna Watson on April 28th, 2020 0 likes 30 plays 0  

GPHU Introduction to literature searching- session 1

The first of three session introducing students to literature searching.

From  Donna Watson on April 28th, 2020 0 likes 56 plays 0  

Get the best from the library for your dissertation

Do you want to know more about how the library can help you produce a high quality dissertation? What research materials are available? How to get help with referencing and organising your reading?…

From  Lauren Smith on November 14th, 2019 1 likes 119 plays 0  

Literature searching: structuring topic searches and other tips

Introduction and contents This presentation introduces searching for literature using keywords and a few ways of managing your literature-based work so that things are a bit easier. I’ll…

From  Marshall Dozier on October 8th, 2019 2 likes 224 plays 0