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Using Nexis

Nexis is a database that provides news content from a range of sources. Use Nexis to find news content from UK national and regional newspapers, international newspapers, newswires, and foreign…

From  Rosa Sadler on January 26th, 2021 0 likes 143 plays 0  

Using Naxos Music Library

Naxos Music Library is the world’s largest online classical music library. Use NML to find and stream tracks from thousands of albums, by composers and artists across multiple genres, from the…

From  Rosa Sadler on January 19th, 2021 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Using RILM Abstracts of Music Literature via EBSCO

Last reviewed: January 2021.RILM Abstracts of Music Literature is a comprehensive database of publications covering all areas of music scholarship. Use RILM Abstracts to discover music-related…

From  Rosa Sadler on January 19th, 2021 0 likes 18 plays 0  

Using British Standards Online (BSOL)

Last reviewed: August 2020 Review due: Summer 2021British Standards Online (BSOL) is a platform for finding and accessing full text British standards. You can also use BSOL to discover international…

From  Vicky Grant on August 12th, 2020 0 likes 417 plays 0  

Using Gale Primary Sources

Last reviewed: August 2020 Review due: Summer 2021 Gale Primary Sources is an Arts and Humanities database that searches across a range of primary sources. Use Gale Primary Sources to discover…

From  Vicky Grant on August 3rd, 2020 0 likes 127 plays 0  

Using Google Scholar

Google Scholar is a search engine specifically designed for discovering academic materials. Brought to you by the University of Sheffield Library. Watch this short screencast to discover how to…

From  Vicky Grant on May 14th, 2020 0 likes 825 plays 0  

Identifying alternative search terms (Scopus)

This short video will show you how to identify alternative search terms using Scopus. Part of the tutorial: Developing a Search Strategy

From  Sara Needham on November 15th, 2019 0 likes 392 plays 0  

Identifying alternative search terms (Google Scholar)

This short video will show you how to identify alternative search terms using Google Scholar. Part of the tutorial: Developing a Search Strategy

From  Sara Needham on November 15th, 2019 0 likes 417 plays 0  

AND NOT operator (Scopus)

This short video will show you how the AND NOT (or just NOT) operator works in Scopus. Part of the tutorial: Developing a Search Strategy.

From  Sara Needham on November 14th, 2019 0 likes 275 plays 0  

AND operator (Scopus)

This short video will show you how using the AND operator works in Scopus. Part of the tutorial: Developing a Search Strategy

From  Sara Needham on November 14th, 2019 0 likes 258 plays 0  

OR operator (Scopus)

This short video will show you how using the OR operator works in Scopus. Part of the tutorial: Developing a Search Strategy

From  Sara Needham on November 14th, 2019 0 likes 392 plays 0  

Phrase searching (Scopus)

This short video will show you how phrase searching works in Scopus. Part of the tutorial: Developing a Search Strategy

From  Sara Needham on November 12th, 2019 0 likes 422 plays 0  

Discovering Open Access Academic Sources

Last reviewed: July 2020 Review due: Summer 2021 Watch this video to learn how to discover openly accessible academic sources. This resource is for apprentices and FE students.Brought to you by the…

From  Vicky Grant on July 15th, 2019 0 likes 346 plays 0  

Using Resource Lists: a tutorial for students

Last reviewed: September 2020 Review due: Summer 2021 Resource Lists bring together information resources recommended by academic staff for each of your modules or parts of your programme.…

From  Vicky Grant on July 9th, 2019 0 likes 1,502 plays 0  

Discovering ebooks

Last reviewed: September 2020 Review due: Summer 2021Learn how to discover close to 1 million ebooks via StarPlus.CC-BY-NC-SAExcept otherwise noted, this work by the University of Sheffield…

From  Vicky Grant on October 19th, 2018 0 likes 415 plays 0  

Using StarPlus

Last reviewed: September 2020 Review due: Summer 2021StarPlus is the University Library's discovery system. Use StarPlus to check whether the Library holds a specific item or to discover…

From  Vicky Grant on September 11th, 2018 2 likes 10,747 plays 0