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Library Bitesize: Introduction to Scopus

This session is an introduction to searching for literature on Scopus. The Scopus database indexes articles from 25,100+ journals in health, biomedicine, life sciences, technology, and social…

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Resource Lists - An Overview

This video is for course organisers. It will highlight the key features of the Resource Lists User Interface.

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Resource Lists for students

A guide for students on how to use Resource Lists.

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IAWEL RMDA: Introduction to R Studio

This video is for the RMDA course on the IAWEL programme. It provides a basic overview of R Studio

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Resource Lists: An Introduction to the New User Interface

This video is for course organisers. It will highlight the key features of the new Resource Lists User Interface.

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Introduction to SAGE Research Methods

This is a recording of an online presentation, delivered on 20th March 2024. The session was presented by Claudia Paicu (SAGE Training & Engagement Specialist). This session provides an…

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Using Film in Research (Dissertation & Thesis Festival March 2024)

This session introduces the University Library’s online and physical film collections, along with the main film literature databases, and resources to support citing film in a variety of…

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EndNote for managing references course recording 2023/24

A recording of the Digital Skills & Training Team's "EndNote for managing references" course. This demonstration, using EndNote 21 for Windows, looks at:Adding reference…

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Research Process (Week 8): Desk-Based Reviews as Dissertations - Database Searching presentation

Research Process (Week 8): Desk-Based Reviews as Dissertations - Database Searching presentation This recorded presentation has been developed for the Research Process course delivered to MSc…

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The Bryce Miniature Qur'an and its travel across the globe (RB.S.4656)

Dr Mira Xenia focuses on a miniature Qur’an executed in golden ink and housed in a metal locket, now held in the Heritage Collections of the University of Edinburgh. This Qur’an may…

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The provenance of the Edinburgh Fragment of Rashīd al-Dīn's Jāmiʿ al-tawārīkh (Or MS 20)

Dr Lucy Deacon explores the history of the substantial fragment of Jāmiʿ al-tawārīkh, by Rashīd al-Dīn (vizier to the Ilkhanids), held by the University of Edinburgh's Heritage Collections (Or…

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Images of the Prophet Muhammad in Rashīd al-Dīn's Jāmiʿ al-tawārīkh (Or MS 20)

Rashid al-Din’s Jami‘ al-Tawarikh (Compendium of Chronicles) is considered the first universal history ever written. Edinburgh University's Heritage Collections preserves an…

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Literature searching for your dissertation

A guide to literature searching for your dissertation for students on the Social Work Dissertation Preparation Course. A literature search is an organised, thorough search of a range of literature…

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Top 3 things to get started - Introduction to the Library for University Staff

Access to our campus and digital libraries and Resource lists. Part 1 of Introduction to the Library for University Staff presentation.

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Getting Help - Introduction to the Library for University Staff

How to get help with library questions from EdHelp, the Library Academic Support team and Research Support services. Opportunities the Library offers to develop your library and research skills.…

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Requesting Library materials - Introduction to the Library for University Staff

Covers using DiscoverEd to request library materials and how to request materials that the Library doesn't hold, including teaching and research requests, interlibrary loans, Scan & Deliver…

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