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Finding Research Literature for MSc Education (All Pathways) (2021-22)

A presentation for MSc Education students (all pathways) on how to find and access research literature. Presentation slides are available in 'Attachments' (below the recording).

From  Ishbel Leggat on September 15th, 2021 0 likes 2 plays

Finding sources for Wikipedia (medical-related articles)

Information about appropriate information sources for writing a medical-related Wikipedia article, and some techniques and sources for searching for information.

From  Ruth Jenkins on September 13th, 2021 0 likes 14 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

IAD Finding Academic Literature - for CSE PGRs

One of the first tasks a research student has to undertake is producing a literature review. This session will help by providing a brief introduction to library resources and services. The…

From  Heather Stewart on November 3rd, 2020 0 likes 4 plays

SPS Going beyond your reading list

There is so much information out there and so many resources.....Where do you start? What is the best way forward? What direction are you supposed to take? Once you have the right information how do…

From  Caroline Stirling on October 8th, 2020 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Professional Skills for GAFS (1) - Week 4 - Searching for Scientific Literature

Please note: captions are autogenerated. Please note: This was an experimental way of filming materials - if you don't like it I can re-record :) In this short session, Jill will go over the…

From  Jill MacKay on October 1st, 2020 0 likes 16 plays 0  

Finding health information and literature searching for REBM

Introduction to finding literature to support research and evidence based medicine.

From  Ruth Jenkins on October 1st, 2020 0 likes 259 plays 0  

Final Thoughts

Phil Methods 1, week 1, part 5

From  Dave Ward on September 19th, 2020 0 likes 49 plays 0  

Welcome to the University of Edinburgh Library - Welcome Week session for SPS postgraduates

This video was recorded for postgraduate students in the School of Social and Political Science (SPS) for Welcome Week. As an introduction to the University Library it allows you to find out how to…

From  Caroline Stirling on September 7th, 2020 0 likes 88 plays 0  

Library Bitesize: Check Your Source

This Library Bitesize presentation provides a short introduction to finding and evaluating academic or scholarly sources of information.

From  Ishbel Leggat on September 6th, 2020 0 likes 54 plays

Professor Petar Jandrić 'Viral Modernity: Covid-19 and the promise of open science'

In the first section of this recording the embedded video sound conflicts with Professor Jandrić. You will find a complete transcript below. Abstract According to the World Health Organisation…

From  Ileana Iacobescu on May 27th, 2020 0 likes 54 plays 0  

Adding full-text links on Google Scholar

A demonstration of linking University of Edinburgh subscriptions to Google Scholar, for article-level links in your results lists.

From  Ruth Jenkins on April 25th, 2019 3 likes 458 plays 0  

Online learning: using the library resources

Four online students talk about accessing the University's online library resources. It's not difficult and you can even connect your Google Scholar search to the University library…

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith on October 29th, 2018 1 likes 270 plays 0  

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Finding Book Reviews A presentation for postgraduate students in the School of Divinity

From  Christine Love-Rodgers on September 21st, 2016 0 likes 3 plays 0