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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 40 plays 0  

Discovering Open Access Academic Sources

Last reviewed: May 2019 Review due: Summer 2020 Watch this video to learn how to discover openly accessible academic sources. This resource is aimed at FE students. Video [03:35]: Planning a…

From  Vicky Grant on July 15th, 2019 0 likes 175 plays 0  

Using StarPlus - University Library discovery

Last reviewed: October 2019 Review due: Summer 2020StarPlus 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 5,769 plays 0  

Using PubMed

Last reviewed: February 2020 Review due: Summer 2021PubMed is a freely available search database for medicine, dentistry and health. Use PubMed to discover journal articles, conference papers and…

From  Vicky Grant on July 9th, 2018 2 likes 288 plays 1  

Using British Education Index

Last reviewed: October 2019 Review due: Summer 2020British Education Index is a search database for research, policy and practice in education and training in the UK. It covers all aspects of…

From  Vicky Grant on July 9th, 2018 0 likes 98 plays 0  

Using ASSIA

Last reviewed: October 2019 Review due: Summer 2020ASSIA (Applied Social Sciences Index and Abstracts) is a search database for health, social services, psychology, sociology, economics, politics,…

From  Vicky Grant on July 9th, 2018 0 likes 180 plays 0  

Using CINAHL

Last reviewed: October 2019 Review due: Summer 2020Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature (CINAHL) is a search database providing authoritative coverage of literature related to…

From  Vicky Grant on June 22nd, 2018 0 likes 269 plays 0  

Using Education Database

Last reviewed: October 2019 Review due: Summer 2020Discover literature on primary, secondary and higher education as well as special education, home schooling, and more.Brought to you by the…

From  Vicky Grant on June 22nd, 2018 0 likes 188 plays 0  

Using Business Source Premier

Last reviewed: October 2019 Review due: Summer 2020Business Source Premier is a search database for Business Source Premier is a business research database, providing full text access to leading…

From  Vicky Grant on June 22nd, 2018 0 likes 159 plays 0  

Using Avery Index

Last reviewed: October 2019 Review due: Summer 2020Avery Index is a search database for journal articles on the theory and practice of architecture. Use Avery Index to discover journal articles,…

From  Vicky Grant on June 22nd, 2018 0 likes 102 plays 0  

Using APA PsycInfo

Last reviewed: October 2019 Review due: Summer 2020Produced by the American Psychological Association, APA PsycINFO is a search database providing abstracts and citations to the scholarly…

From  Vicky Grant on May 15th, 2018 0 likes 340 plays 0  

Search planning

Last reviewed: December 2019 Review due: Summer 2020A short animation to guide the literature searching process.

From  Vicky Grant on April 6th, 2018 0 likes 2,538 plays 0  

Pre-entry: Using Google Scholar

Last reviewed: December 2019 Review due: Summer 2020Discovering scholarly information, using Google Scholar. A resource created for FE students.

From  Vicky Grant on March 28th, 2018 0 likes 688 plays 0  

Using Web of Science

Web of Science is a search database for a broad range of disciplines. Use Web of Science to discover journal articles, conference papers and much more. Brought to you by the University of Sheffield…

From  Vicky Grant on November 9th, 2017 0 likes 1,378 plays 0  

Using Medline via Ovid

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

From  Vicky Grant on November 9th, 2017 0 likes 476 plays 0  

Using LISA

LISA is a search database for librarianship and information science. Use LISA to discover journal articles, conference papers and much more. Brought to you by the University of Sheffield Library.…

From  Vicky Grant on November 9th, 2017 0 likes 603 plays 0