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How to use the Library for your dissertation (Dissertation Festival)

Just starting the process of using the Library for your dissertation research? This session will help you to discover and find the digital resources available via the Library, get your hands on the…

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Using digital historical newspaper archives (Dissertation Festival, March 2022)

Newspapers can be an valuable resource when researching your dissertation topic. They can be useful to find out about key events, places and people. They can include opinion pieces, first hand…

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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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Exploring library resources for dissertations in gender studies

Does your dissertation question research gender and sexuality issues, such as gender inequalities, women’s writing, LGBT history and masculinity? Find out more about how the library can support…

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Research Process (RP) - Week 8: Developing a search strategy and managing search results

This recorded 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…

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Literature searching for your Sociology project

This is an introductory session on literature searching for your Sociology project. It covers steps to follow in a literature search including how to search and where to search, managing your search…

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Finding Academic Literature _PGR CAHSS_20220126

Finding academic literature

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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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Literature searching for your dissertation - BSc Social Work (Jan 2022)

This is an introductory session on literature searching for your dissertation for BSc (Hons) Social Work students. It covers steps to follow in a literature search including how to search and where…

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Finding International Legal resources via the University Library

A short video outlining some of the legal resources that are available through the University Library.

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Introduction to Ovid Medline

An introduction to searching for literature on Medline using the Ovid interface. Medline is a database of over 26 million records of medical literature including research, clinical practice, policy…

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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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Finding Academic Literature (PGR) - CAHSS_211104

Finding academic literature

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How to use the Library for your Dissertation

Just starting the process of using the Library for your dissertation research? This session will help you to discover and find the digital resources available via the Library, get your hands on the…

From  Christine Love-Rodgers 0 likes 11 plays 0  

GHPU: Introduction to literature searching (2)

In this short video on literature searching we look at where to search and how to refine your search strategy. This is the 2nd in a 3-part series for students in the Global Health Policy Unit. A PDF…

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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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