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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…

From  Marshall Dozier on April 22nd, 2021 1 likes 5 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  

Building complex searches for systematic reviews (Dissertation Festival)

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

From  Marshall Dozier on March 17th, 2021 0 likes 27 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 34 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 21 plays 0  

Dissertation Festival: Introduction to literature searching for your dissertation

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 March 8th, 2021 1 likes 56 plays 0  

Research Process (RP) - Week 3: Developing a search strategy and managing search results

This presentation has been developed for the Research Process (RP) course, delivered online for MSc Strength and Conditioning, MSc Performance Psychology, MSc Physical Activity for Health students…

From  Ishbel Leggat on March 7th, 2021 0 likes 66 plays 0  

Library Bitesize: Using Google and Google Scholar for finding academic literature

Recording of 4th February 2021 Library bitesize session "Using Google and Google Scholar for finding academic literature" Aims of the session: • Identify ways of performing more…

From  Heather Stewart on February 4th, 2021 0 likes 15 plays

PG - Sources, Materials and Bibliographies - Jan 2021

This session looks at: The literature searching process Accessing library resources Referencing Help and training A PDF copy of the slides are available as an attachment. Presenters: Donna Watson,…

From  SarahLouise McDonald on January 27th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Literature searching for your dissertation - BSc Social Work

This is an introductory session on literature searching for your dissertation for BSc (Hons) Social Work students. A PDF version of slides can be downloaded from Attachments tab. - Introduction -…

From  Caroline Stirling on January 22nd, 2021 0 likes 11 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 41 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 36 plays 0  

Searching for literature: Historical Skills and Methods II

This is an introductory session on literature searching for students on Historical Skills and Methods II. A PDF version of slides can be downloaded from Attachments tab. - Introduction - Your…

From  Caroline Stirling on January 6th, 2021 0 likes 196 plays 0  

How to get the best from CABI resources (Dissertation Festival)

This session highlighted a range of online resources produced by CABI, and covered how you can use them to find information for your dissertation or research: CAB Abstracts – a bibliographic…

From  Marshall Dozier on December 3rd, 2020 0 likes 7 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 43 plays 0