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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 10 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 15 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 8 plays

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  

How to interpret and apply the PRESS checklist for peer review of database searches (UNCOVER Workshop)

The PRESS checklist is designed to facilitate peer review of comprehensive database searches for systematic reviews. This workshop covered how to interpret and apply checklist items, and offered some…

From  Marshall Dozier on February 2nd, 2021 0 likes 21 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 40 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  

REF2020: Thomas Cridge- Transverse Momentum Resummed Calculations in reSolve and Z’ searches

REF2020: Thomas Cridge- Transverse Momentum Resummed Calculations in reSolve and Z’ searches

From  Lyndsey Ballantyne on December 11th, 2020 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Getting the best from the Library: MSc Physical Activity for Health

A presentation for MSc Physical Activity for Health students on how to find and access research literature.

From  Ishbel Leggat on October 19th, 2020 1 likes 11 plays

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 9 plays 0  

Finding Research Literature for MSc Education (Child and Adolescent Psychology)

A presentation for MSc Education students (Child and Adolescent Psychology) on how to find and access research literature.

From  Ishbel Leggat on September 23rd, 2020 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Finding Research Literature for MSc Education students

A presentation for MSc Education students (all pathways) on how to find and access research literature.

From  Ishbel Leggat on September 23rd, 2020 0 likes 5 plays

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 7 plays

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 37 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 19 plays 0