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Library Bitesize: Citation metrics - what do numbers tell you about a piece of research?

Presented on 8th June 2021 as part of the Library Bitesize programme, the session provides a brief introduction to where to find citation metrics, how numbers about re-use of publications can help…

From  Heather Stewart on June 8th, 2021 0 likes 9 plays

Library Bitesize: Using Law Databases

This session introduces where to find key legal databases and highlights three of the most popular that students may come across.

From  Donna Watson on June 1st, 2021 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Library Bitesize: Check Your Source (Digital Skills Festival - May 2021)

This Library Bitesize presentation provides a short introduction to finding and evaluating academic or scholarly sources of information for study and research purposes. A copy of presentation slides…

From  Ishbel Leggat on May 26th, 2021 0 likes 56 plays

Library Bitesize: Introduction to Web Archives

Presenter: Sara Day Thomson, Digital Archivist, Centre for Research Collections What happens to information on the web when webpages are updated or taken offline? This session presents the…

From  Marshall Dozier on May 24th, 2021 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Library Bitesize: Finding China Related Resources

This session outlines possible places to find China related resources. It also gives search tips and advice on where to find help and information.

From  Donna Watson on May 11th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Library Bitesize: Patents Literature - an introduction to finding patents literature

Library Bitesize talk on finding and accessing patents literature, covering some of the various search tools available for finding patents, patent applications and prior art.

From  Jenny Lauder on March 24th, 2021 0 likes 18 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 29 plays

Library Bitesize: Standards literature - an introduction to finding and accessing standards documents

Library Bitesize talk, providing an introduction to finding and accessing standards documents.

From  Jenny Lauder on March 23rd, 2021 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Library Bitesize : Finding Theses

Learn about · How to find out about theses and dissertations written on your topic · How to view theses online, and in print

From  Christine Love-Rodgers on March 17th, 2021 0 likes 19 plays 0  

#EdLitSearchTips 2 - Keywords.

Work out the keywords, alternative words, phrases, synonyms & variant spellings. Be methodical and keep a note of all the different combinations you have used in each search so you’re not…

From  Angela Nicholson on March 12th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Library Bitesize - Using Law Databases

In this recording we look at three of the main databases for legal information: Westlaw, LexisLibrary and HeinOnline. By the end of this session, you should be able to: - select the appropriate…

From  SarahLouise McDonald on March 4th, 2021 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Library Bitesize - Brief introduction to EndNote (desktop)

Recording of 9th February 2021 Library Bitesize session "Brief introduction to Endnote". Aims of the session: • Know where to download EndNote desktop for free via the…

From  Heather Stewart on February 9th, 2021 0 likes 20 plays

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 29 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 22 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 44 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