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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…

From  Angela Nicholson on October 10th, 2021 0 likes 10 plays

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…

From  SarahLouise McDonald on September 30th, 2021 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Enrolling in LibSmart I - Sept 2021

A short video to show how to enrol in LibSmart I. Music by Joystock - https://www.joystock.org

From  SarahLouise McDonald on September 23rd, 2021 0 likes 23 plays 0  

(PG) How to get access to resources you need that the library doesn’t hold

"By the end of this session, you should be aware of resources and services to support your research when you need library resources that the library doesn't hold. You should be able…

From  Ravinder Panesar on September 3rd, 2021 0 likes 19 plays 0  

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 7 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  

PGT - Practice Worth Sharing (PWS)_ Meet your Academic Support Librarian – helping you get the best from the Library - Clipped

NB: subtitles to follow Topic: Meet your Academic Support Librarian – helping you get the best from the Library Speaker: Ishbel Leggat - Academic Support Librarian Discussion: Ishbel Leggat…

From  Emily Birtles on June 1st, 2021 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Library Bitesize - How to reference and avoid plagiarism - March 2021

Presented on 23rd March 2021 as part of the Library Bitesize programme, the session provides an overview and sources of help on plagiarism and referencing. The aims of the session…

From  Heather Stewart on March 24th, 2021 0 likes 34 plays

IAD Finding Academic Literature for taught postgraduate students - Dissertation Festival March 2021

Help for research students searching for material to support a literature review, presented on 16th MArch 2021 as part of the Dissertation Festival. Powerpoint slides only (no…

From  Heather Stewart on March 17th, 2021 0 likes 13 plays

Study Resources for Literature Reviews - Dissertation Festival March 2021

Recording of the 11th March 2021 Dissertation Festival presentation of Collaborate version of "Study Resources for Literature Reviews" run under the Digital Skills and Training…

From  Heather Stewart on March 11th, 2021 0 likes 39 plays

Dissertation Festival: How to use the Library remotely for your dissertation

This session aims to help you access the library resources and services you need to work on your dissertation remotely. Find out about the full range of services available to you at a distance, and…

From  Christine Love-Rodgers on March 9th, 2021 0 likes 55 plays 0  

Library Bitesize: Using Google and Google Scholar for finding academic literature

Recording of 4th February 2021 Library bitesize session "Using Google and Google Scholar for finding academic literature" Aims of the session: • Identify ways of performing more…

From  Heather Stewart on February 4th, 2021 0 likes 34 plays

Library Bitesize - Referencing and how to avoid plagiarism

This is a recording of the session from 28th January 2021. In it we discuss what plagiarism is and how to avoid it, how to construct references and tools to help you. Slides available from the…

From  SarahLouise McDonald on January 28th, 2021 0 likes 24 plays 0  

Library Refresher - Law

An update on Library Services for all students in the School of Law. Recorded: 27th January 2021 Presenter: SarahLouise McDonald Moderator: Donna Watson Contact information: law.librarian@ed.ac.uk

From  SarahLouise McDonald on January 27th, 2021 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Library Bitesize - Using the online library

This is a recording of the session from 13th January 2021. In it we discuss how to discover and access library resources and support online, and get updates on services available. Slides available…

From  SarahLouise McDonald on January 13th, 2021 0 likes 60 plays 0  

Managing references

Collaborate recording of a session for Clinical Psychology MSc students on Managing references, 20th Nov 2020. Includes how to find information on presenting citations in particular styles, creating…

From  Heather Stewart on November 20th, 2020 0 likes 25 plays