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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 80 plays 0  

Library Student Associates on embedding Information and Digital Literacy (IDL) as part of a Programme Level Approach

Library Student Associates on embedding Information and Digital Literacy (IDL) as part of a Programme Level Approach

From  Jesse Armstrong on January 8th, 2020 0 likes 84 plays 0  

Lecture Capture: Time travel for students

Hints and tips on using Lecture Capture to effectively support your studies.

From  Malcolm Roberts on September 26th, 2019 0 likes 81 plays 0  

How to create a Google Site

Last reviewed: November 2019 Review due: Summer 2020 Google Sites is an online tool for creating simple websites that doesn’t require technical skills. Watch this video to learn the basics…

From  Vicky Grant on July 23rd, 2019 0 likes 290 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 198 plays 0  

IDL Vlog #4 Information Literacy Group Committee Meeting

Join Kate as she travels to London for one of the quarterly meetings of the Information Literacy Group. Meet the committee and see what goes on behind the scenes! Music:…

From  Kate Grigsby on March 27th, 2019 0 likes 30 plays 0  

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…

From  Andy Tattersall on February 27th, 2019 0 likes 3 plays 0  

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…

From  Andy Tattersall on February 27th, 2019 0 likes 1 plays 0  

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…

From  Andy Tattersall on February 27th, 2019 0 likes 1 plays 0  

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…

From  Andy Tattersall on February 27th, 2019 0 likes 0 plays 0  

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 on February 27th, 2019 0 likes 0 plays 0  

IDL Vlog #3 An IDL Workshop in Action

Get some insight into an Information and Digital Literacy Workshop at the University of Sheffield Library.

From  Kate Grigsby on February 26th, 2019 0 likes 47 plays 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…

From  Andy Tattersall on February 20th, 2019 0 likes 7 plays 0  

IDL Vlog #2 Meet Rosa

Meet our new Digital Literacy Librarian, Rosa Sadler.

From  Kate Grigsby on January 31st, 2019 0 likes 50 plays 0  

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…

From  Vicky Grant on January 30th, 2019 0 likes 62 plays 0  

IDL Vlog #1 Meet Kate

Meet Kate Grigsby, the presenter of our new IDL vlog!

From  Kate Grigsby on December 3rd, 2018 0 likes 113 plays 0