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Finding Research Literature for MSc Education (All Pathways) (2021-22)

A presentation for MSc Education students (all pathways) on how to find and access research literature. Presentation slides are available in 'Attachments' (below the recording).

From  Ishbel Leggat on September 15th, 2021 0 likes 2 plays

Finding sources for Wikipedia (medical-related articles)

Information about appropriate information sources for writing a medical-related Wikipedia article, and some techniques and sources for searching for information.

From  Ruth Jenkins on September 13th, 2021 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Clinical Education - Literature Searching

Building keywords and search terms, using informaiton sources such as Google Scholar and databases, and managing literature.

From  Ruth Jenkins on September 10th, 2021 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Preventing COVID-19 misinformation: A panel with Wikipedia, public health experts, and news media

Preventing misinformation during the COVID-19 pandemic: How Wikipedia, public health SpeakersDr. Sanjay Gupta (moderator), CNN's Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Julio Frenk, Mexico’s…

From  Ewan McAndrew on August 24th, 2021 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Using digital historical newspaper archives (Historical Research: Skills & Sources)

This video provides an overview of the wide range of historical newspaper databases and other news sources available at the Library, including some hints and tips on basic and advanced search…

From  Caroline Stirling on August 5th, 2021 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Introduction to University Library - HCA (Online)

An introduction to the University Library for new online postgraduate students in School of History, Classics and Archaeology (HCA), 2021/22. A PDF version of the slides can be downloaded from…

From  Caroline Stirling on August 4th, 2021 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Wikimedia in Scotland -5 years supporting open knowledge - Digital Skills Festival

5 years' supporting open knowledge and 21st century digital research skills with Wikipedia and its sister projects About this event “Historically, knowledge has been concentrated in the…

From  Christina Hussell on June 24th, 2021 0 likes 18 plays 0  

Altmetrics

A tutorial for Engaging With Digital research on how to build your own Altmetric

From  Benjamin Collier on April 16th, 2021 0 likes 18 plays 0  

JoVE

JoVE, the Journal of Visualised Experiments (https://www-jove-com.ezproxy.is.ed.ac.uk/) is an online educational resource, available to students and staff in the University of Edinburgh. JoVE…

From  Fiona Brown on March 18th, 2021 0 likes 21 plays 0  

How Clarivate Web of Science can help with your Literature Review

Agenda as follows:-Choose the right database for your search Master the keyword search Filter your results and analyse for trends Use the citation network to identify additional research Save your…

From  Angela Nicholson on March 17th, 2021 0 likes 30 plays 0  

Library Bitesize: Publishing your journal article

Unsure where to get started with publishing your article in a journal? Join us to find out what editors and publishers look for and how you can best prepare yourself for the world of academic…

From  Marshall Dozier on March 17th, 2021 0 likes 31 plays 0  

Grammaticalization I - introduction

Grammaticalization I - introduction - Historical Linguistics

From  Betty Los on February 6th, 2021 0 likes 93 plays 0  

Library Bitesize: Introduction to Ovid Medline

Recording of a Library Bitesize session on an introduction to searching for literature on Medline using the Ovid interface. Medline is a database of over 26 million records of medical literature…

From  Ruth Jenkins on January 13th, 2021 0 likes 72 plays 0  

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From  Robert McIntosh on January 9th, 2021 0 likes 71 plays 0  

REBM Literature searching - beyond the basics

Guidance on identifying literature to support evidence-based medicine, including point of care tools, library databases, and search techniques.

From  Ruth Jenkins on December 17th, 2020 0 likes 222 plays 0  

Professional Skills for GAFS (1) - Week 4 - Searching for Scientific Literature

Please note: captions are autogenerated. Please note: This was an experimental way of filming materials - if you don't like it I can re-record :) In this short session, Jill will go over the…

From  Jill MacKay on October 1st, 2020 0 likes 14 plays 0