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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 4 plays 0  

Welcome to the Library, Part 2: How to find academic literature and go beyond your reading list (MHO students)

This is the second in a 2 part presentation for students doing the Advanced Professional Studies - Mental Health Officer (MHO) Award. This session covers creating a basic search strategy, identifying…

From  Caroline Stirling on September 29th, 2020 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Saving your search methodology and result numbers

Demonstrates how to save a Search History in the Ebsco and Ovid platforms . This provides a reference for writing up a review methodology as it provides details of the databases searched, the search…

From  Heather Stewart on September 25th, 2020 0 likes 11 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 18 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 30 plays 0