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Reviewing and searching the literature 2

Recorded on 10th September 2021 for Research Methods in Health (PgCert, Health in Social Science) on the library aspects of Reviewing & Searching the Literature: •Academic literature…

From  Heather Stewart on September 10th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays

Reviewing and searching the literature 1

Recorded on 10th September 2021 for Research Methods in Health (PgCert, Health in Social Science) on the library aspects of Reviewing & Searching the Literature: •Self help introductory…

From  Heather Stewart on September 10th, 2021 0 likes 4 plays

Reimagining Social Anthropology - Introduction to literature searching (part 2)

Second video looking at the literature search process. Covers: Using advanced search techniques in databases, Refining searches, What to do when the library does not have what you need Managing…

From  Donna Watson on September 7th, 2021 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Literature searching (Historical Research: Skills & Sources)

Being able to undertake effective literature searches is an important part of doing history. Knowing the strategies and tools with which to perform thorough searches to identify existing research and…

From  Caroline Stirling on August 6th, 2021 0 likes 8 plays 0  

IAD (PGT - Online) Searching Research Literature

IAD (PGT - Online) Searching Research Literature Online presentation delivered 2nd June 2021 by Academic Support Librarians (Ishbel Leggat and Christine Love-Rodgers). Session aims:To highlight the…

From  Ishbel Leggat on June 4th, 2021 0 likes 16 plays

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 62 plays

Library Bitesize: Building complex searches for systematic reviews

Systematic reviews usually require detailed, sensitive searches tailored to individual specialist databases. This session introduces techniques to develop new searches by building on prior…

From  Marshall Dozier on April 22nd, 2021 1 likes 8 plays 0  

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  

Building complex searches for systematic reviews (Dissertation Festival)

Systematic reviews usually require detailed, sensitive searches tailored to individual specialist databases. This session introduces techniques to develop new searches by building on prior…

From  Marshall Dozier on March 17th, 2021 0 likes 53 plays 0  

Introduction to SPORTDiscus (on EBSCOhost): Dissertation Festival

This is a recording of a presentation delivered as part of the Library's online Dissertation Festival (08-19 March 2021). This session provides an introduction to searching in the SPORTDiscus…

From  Ishbel Leggat on March 15th, 2021 0 likes 19 plays

Introduction to Ovid Medline (Dissertation Festival)

This recording of a Dissertation Festival session provides an introduction to searching for literature on Medline using the Ovid interface. Medline is a database of over 25 million records of medical…

From  Ruth Jenkins on March 12th, 2021 0 likes 74 plays 0  

Managing the literature in systematic reviews (Dissertation Festival)

This session provides an introduction to underlying processes and techniques for finding and handling publications as part of the systematic review process. Topics include: What really lies…

From  Marshall Dozier on March 12th, 2021 0 likes 44 plays 0  

Dissertation Festival: Introduction to literature searching for your dissertation

Being able to undertake effective literature searches is an important part of your dissertation or final year project. Knowing the strategies and tools with which to perform thorough searches to…

From  Caroline Stirling on March 8th, 2021 2 likes 81 plays 0  

Research Process (RP) - Week 3: Developing a search strategy and managing search results

This 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 students…

From  Ishbel Leggat on March 7th, 2021 0 likes 73 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 29 plays

Literature searching for your dissertation - BSc Social Work

This is an introductory session on literature searching for your dissertation for BSc (Hons) Social Work students. A PDF version of slides can be downloaded from Attachments tab. - Introduction -…

From  Caroline Stirling on January 22nd, 2021 0 likes 16 plays 0