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GHPU: Introduction to literature searching (2)

In this short video on literature searching we look at where to search and how to refine your search strategy. This is the 2nd in a 3-part series for students in the Global Health Policy Unit. A PDF…

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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…

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4.5 Search and search manipulation

Internet and Society 2021

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Going Beyond Your Reading List (SPS)

This session gives an overview of things you can do to go beyond your reading list and start doing your own independent research - it covers basic steps using items from your reading list or…

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Welcome to the Library, Part 2: Literature searching (MHO students)

This is the second of a 2-part introduction to the University Library for students doing the PgCert Advanced Social Work Studies - Mental Health Officer (MHO) Award, 2021-22. This session covers…

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Clinical Education - Literature Searching

Building keywords and search terms, using informaiton sources such as Google Scholar and databases, and managing literature.

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What is a systematic review?

This presentation covers a comparison of systematic reviews with other types of reviews you are likely to come across, and briefly outlines the approaches required for a literature search that…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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Searching for Studies - The Library Team

This presentation is part of the Searching for Studies section of the Systematic Reviews course.

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Altmetrics

A tutorial for Engaging With Digital research on how to build your own Altmetric

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How to test your systematic review searches for quality and relevance (Dissertation Festival)

This session covers techniques and tools to test and refine literature database searches for systematic reviews: - Use of known and eligible publications to test for recall - Sampling intermediate…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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