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Introduction to the University Library (HCA postgraduates)

This is a recorded version of a live Welcome Week session for new postgraduate students in the School of History, Classics and Archaeology (HCA), 16th September 2021. This session covers how to…

From  Caroline Stirling on September 17th, 2021 0 likes 0 plays 0  

How to effectively use the Library

Introduction to getting started with the Library for Biomedical Sciences students. A PDF copy of the slides used in this presentation is available in the Attachments.

From  Ruth Jenkins on September 16th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Introduction to University of Edinburgh Library for MSc Education (2021-22)

An introduction to library services for MSc Education students (all pathways). Presentation slides available in the 'Attachments' tab (below the recording).

From  Ishbel Leggat on September 15th, 2021 0 likes 6 plays

PG Online- Introduction to the library (PART1)

Brief overview of the University Library for PG Online students from the School of Law.

From  Donna Watson on September 13th, 2021 0 likes 5 plays 0  

(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 112 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 8 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 3 plays

Welcome to the University of Edinburgh Library - for new postgraduates students in Social and Political Science

This session is for new postgraduate students in the School of Social and Political Science (SPS) for Welcome Week, September 2021. It introduces students to the huge range of library resources,…

From  Caroline Stirling on September 2nd, 2021 0 likes 32 plays 0  

Introduction to the University Library - Historian's Toolkit

This video is a short introduction to the University Library and its resources, services and facilities for students on the Historian's Toolkit course. A PDF version of the slides can be…

From  Caroline Stirling on August 30th, 2021 0 likes 5 plays 0  

GHPU: Introduction to Literature Searching (3)

Final video in the series of how to undertake a literature search.

From  Donna Watson on August 30th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

All levels - Using Legal Databases

Introductory session on how to use legal databases (Westlaw, LexisLibrary and HeinOnline). By the end of this session, you should be able to: select the appropriate database for your needs, and…

From  SarahLouise McDonald on August 26th, 2021 0 likes 11 plays 0  

(UG) How to get access to library 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 to: …

From  Ravinder Panesar on August 26th, 2021 0 likes 44 plays 0  

Finding historical documents / primary sources online (Historical Research: Skills & Sources)

This video, for students on the Historical Research: Skills & Sources (online) course, introduces the wide range of digital primary source databases available at the Library that allow you to…

From  Caroline Stirling on August 13th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

COL - Introduction to the Library for Pre-Sessional Students

Introductory talk on Library resources for pre-sessional English Language students in the Centre for Open Learning

From  Jenny Lauder on July 25th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

English for Language Teacher Education Masters (ELTEM): Introduction to the Library (Summer 2021)

A light-touch introduction to Library resources and services for English for Language Teacher Education Masters (ELTEM) students (Pre-sessional English, Summer 2021)

From  Ishbel Leggat on July 2nd, 2021 0 likes 33 plays 0  

The Promise of Access: Technology, Inequality, & the Political Economy of Hope

This event was organised by the Digital Social Science research cluster. In conversation with Dr Kate Miltner, co-lead of the Digital Social Science research cluster, Dan Greene discusses his new…

From  Roisin O'Brien on June 23rd, 2021 0 likes 15 plays 0