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Diversifying your Reading from a Student Perspective: Decolonising & Diversifying the Library

Promoting the use of a diverse range of sources has several pedagogical benefits. It encourages students to become more autonomous learners by going beyond their reading lists and to think critically…

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Supporting diversity through the ECA Library Zine and Artists Books collection: Decolonising & Diversifying the Library

Join ECA Academic Support Librarian Jane Furness to hear about the ECA Library artists’ books and zines collections and the ways in which they celebrate the diversity of makers working in these…

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How To Find Academic Literature 2022

Short recording introducing good practice when looking for relevant material on a topic. By the end of this session, you should feel more confident accessing library resources and know how…

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Academic Support Librarians at the University of Edinburgh: from ASL and students perspective

Video scripted and created by Zofia Matuszczyk, Communications Intern, in collaboration with Academic Support Librarians: Christine Love-Rodgers, Marshall Dozier, Caroline Stirling and Angela…

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Managing Your References Using Zotero

Zotero is a popular free open-source reference management tool that can help you stay in control of your references and create citations automatically.This video will guide you through adding…

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Introduction to Endnote reference management software

MHSES PGR Training Workshops - Introduction to Endnote reference management software Learning outcomes and objectives - Add records to reference management software manually and directly from…

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Cited Reference Searching (Library Bitesize)

Cited reference searching helps you find articles that have cited a key article (or articles) you already know about. This is a good way of following research forward and can also be useful in…

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Patents literature - introduction to finding and accessing patents literature

An introductory talk to finding and accessing patents literature, this provides a brief overview of patents, search tools for finding patents and prior art as well as pointing to further sources of…

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Library Refresher - All levels - January 2022

This session delivered to UG and PG students in the School of Law in January 2022 reminded attendees of the main ways to access resources through Library Services. By the end of this session,…

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Searching Research Literature (IAD PGT)

A recording of an IAD session for taught postgraduates delivered on the 10th November 2021. The session was aimed to help people know: What to consider before starting to find academic literature.…

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Improve your research skills with SAGE Research Methods

This session provides an introduction to SAGE Research Methods, a database containing thousands of resources, dedicated to research methods across a range of subject areas. The session covers content…

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Annotated bibliographies, literature reviews and the Library

This session looks at annotated bibliographies and literature reviews as a first step in dissertation writing in literary studies. Annotated bibliographies and literature reviews both involve…

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(IAD-PGR) Finding Academic Literature (Science&Engineering)

This provides a brief introduction to resources and services available from the Library and will focus on how to search using bibliographic databases. The main purpose of the session is to help you…

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LLC Research Methods 2021

LLC PG Research Methods and Skills - Library resources and search strategies

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PhD Law - Sources, Materials, Bibliography - Sept 2021

Recording of live introduction to the library session for PhD students in the School of Law. By the end of this session, you should be able to understand the research process, find library material…

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Enrolling in LibSmart I - Sept 2021

A short video to show how to enrol in LibSmart I. Music by Joystock -

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