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Year 4: Personal Tutor and Student Support Information

This is a reminder of the student support available to you in the final year of your degree. Please let us know about any academic or personal issues that are impacting on your ability to study, so…

From  Anthony Newton on September 16th, 2021 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Year 2: Personal Tutor and Student Support Information

A refresher video on the support that is available to you through your PT, Student Support Coordinator, the TO and the wider University. Do ask if you need any help whether it is academic or…

From  Anthony Newton on September 14th, 2021 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Reviewing and searching the literature 2

Recorded on 10th September 2021 for Research Methods in Health (PgCert, Health in Social Science) on the library aspects of Reviewing & Searching the Literature: •Academic literature…

From  Heather Stewart on September 10th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays

Reviewing and searching the literature 1

Recorded on 10th September 2021 for Research Methods in Health (PgCert, Health in Social Science) on the library aspects of Reviewing & Searching the Literature: •Self help introductory…

From  Heather Stewart on September 10th, 2021 0 likes 4 plays

(PG) How to find academic literature

"By the end of this session, you should be able to explore and use key library resources to research a topic for an essay or reportYou should be able to:Take the first steps to plan and…

From  Ravinder Panesar on September 10th, 2021 0 likes 114 plays 0  

IAD Directive words handout - BSL translation

British Sign Language (BSL) translation (no audio) of the IAD 'Directive words' handout available on the Study Hub Academic writing page. This video has been produced as part of the…

From  Jenna Mann on September 9th, 2021 0 likes 12 plays

Library Resources and Services - Introduction

Prepared with postgraduate students joining the Schools of Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics & Astronomy in mind, this presentation is relevant for anyone new to the University of Edinburgh who…

From  Heather Stewart on September 3rd, 2021 0 likes 3 plays

(UG) How to get involved in your academic community

Join your Students' Association for an introduction to academic societies, Peer Learning and Support schemes, and student representatives in your School. You'll leave feeling more confident…

From  Ravinder Panesar on August 30th, 2021 0 likes 84 plays 0  

Edinburgh Innovations Engage: Academic Researchers

At Edinburgh Innovations we benefit society and the economy by helping researchers, students and industry drive innovation. We seek opportunities, we build partnerships, we make the journey easy,…

From  Stuart Brett on August 30th, 2021 0 likes 63 plays 0  

(UG and PGT) How to gain academic confidence

Starting your university course or programme can be very exciting, but you may also you may also have some concerns about your studies. This session aims to help you get the best possible…

From  Ravinder Panesar on July 9th, 2021 0 likes 401 plays 0  

(UG) ELE and IAD: How-to Communicate Successfully in Your Academic Studies

This is a short introduction to an online course 'Successful Academic Communication', designed jointly by the Centre for Open Learning and the Institute for Academic Development to help you…

From  Hannah Jones on July 8th, 2021 0 likes 158 plays 0  

Students_ Practice Worth Sharing (PWS) - How to be critical in your dissertation

About this eventTopic: How to be critical in your dissertation Speaker: Claudia Rosenhan, Teaching Fellow, Institute for Education, Teaching & Leadership (IETL)Discussion: Please come and ask…

From  Emily Birtles on June 30th, 2021 1 likes 25 plays 0  

Students_ Practice Worth Sharing (PWS) - Literature Reviews

NB: subtitles to follow About this event Topic: Literature ReviewsSpeaker: Claudia Rosenhan, Teaching Fellow, Institute for Education, Teaching & Leadership (IETL)Discussion: Literature…

From  Emily Birtles on June 24th, 2021 0 likes 30 plays 0  

LibSmart : digital literacy skills for online library research

An introduction to the LibSmart information literacy online course, with descriptions and learning outcomes of the ten modules of the new LibSmart II course to be launched in September 2021. More…

From  Christine Love-Rodgers on June 17th, 2021 0 likes 28 plays 0  

IAD (PGT - Online) Searching Research Literature

IAD (PGT - Online) Searching Research Literature Online presentation delivered 2nd June 2021 by Academic Support Librarians (Ishbel Leggat and Christine Love-Rodgers). Session aims:To highlight the…

From  Ishbel Leggat on June 4th, 2021 0 likes 16 plays

Five Things to Remember Before Starting Your Search

Content for LibSmart II for the Digital Primay Sources and Digital Scholarship module.

From  Caroline Stirling on June 3rd, 2021 0 likes 10 plays 0