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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  

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 53 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 267 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  

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 56 plays 0  

Using Sensus Access

Last reviewed: November 2019 Review due: Summer 2020Sensus Access software is available for anyone with a print based disability, including students with dyslexia or a visual impairment. Watch…

From  Vicky Grant on August 2nd, 2018 0 likes 288 plays 0  

Using ebooks effectively (4/5): Accessibility tools

Last reviewed: November 2019 Review due: Summer 2020Learn how to enhance the accessibility of eBooks when using the University Library's three major suppliers: Proquest Ebook Central,…

From  Vicky Grant on August 2nd, 2018 0 likes 194 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 160 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 2,539 plays 0