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How to beat digital distraction and write more episode 8 - Filter out unnecessary noise

In this short series of podcasts I want to help you be more productive with your writing and help you get things done. In this episode want to explore the importance of filters and intrusion…

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How to beat digital distraction and write more episode 5 - How to eat a frog

Welcome to episode five of how to beat digital distraction and write more, I’m Andy Tattersall and I’m Information Specialist at The School of Health and Related Research at The…

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How to beat digital distraction and write more episode 4 - A technology approach to dealing with information overload

Welcome to episode four of how to beat digital distraction and write more, I’m Andy Tattersall and I’m Information Specialist at The School of Health and Related Research at The…

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How to beat digital distraction and write more episode 3 - An organic approach to dealing with information overload and digital distraction

Welcome to episode three of how to beat digital distraction and write more, I’m Andy Tattersall and I’m Information Specialist at The School of Health and Related Research at The…

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How to beat digital distraction and write more episode 1 - Introduction and get better at taking notes

In this very short series of podcasts I’m going to hopefully give you a few tips on how to deal with that modern day problem of digital distraction and help you write a bit more. In the…

From  Andy Tattersall 4 Months ago 0 likes 0 views 0  

How to Beat Digital Distraction

In this podcast I’m going to hopefully give you a few tips on how to deal with that modern day problem of information overload and digital distraction. In the academic world it is very easy to…

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Information and Digital Literacy Workshops

Looking for quality, relevant information for your assignment?Would you like to learn more about avoiding plagiarism and how to reference correctly?Or maybe you want to stand out from the crowd and…

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Discovering ebooks

Learn how to Discover thousands of ebooks via StarPlus, The University Library's discovery tool.Watch our video series Using ebooks effectively:1 Read online2 Search, note, and highlight3 Copy,…

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One Card to Rule Them All

Lost your precious? New Ucards are available from SSiD on Level 3 of the Students' Union.

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Using StarPlus

StarPlus is the University Library's discovery system. Use StarPlus to check whether the Library holds a specific item or to discover information related to your area of research. Watch this…

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Using Sensus Access

Sensus Access software is available for anyone with a print based disability, including students with dyslexia or a visual impairment. Watch this screencast to learn how to convert PDF, JPEG,…

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Using ebooks effectively (4/5): Accessibility tools

Learn how to enhance the accessibility of eBooks when using the University Library's three major suppliers: Proquest Ebook Central, Dawsonera and VLEBooks.Watch our video series Using ebooks…

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Using PubMed

PubMed is a freely available search database for medicine, dentistry and health. Use PubMed to discover journal articles, conference papers and much more. Brought to you by the University of…

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Using British Education Index

British Education Index is a search database for research, policy and practice in education and training in the UK. It covers all aspects of education from preschool to higher education. Use British…

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Using ASSIA

ASSIA (Applied Social Sciences Index and Abstracts) is a search database for health, social services, psychology, sociology, economics, politics, race relations and education. Use ASSIA to discover…

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Using CINAHL

Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature (CINAHL) is a search database providing authoritative coverage of literature related to these subjects. Brought to you by the University of…

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