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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 118 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 108 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 307 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 275 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  

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  

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  

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 320 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 229 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 344 plays 1  

Using British Education Index

Last reviewed: July 2020 Review due: Summer 2021British 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 124 plays 0  

Using ASSIA

Last reviewed: July 2020 Review due: Summer 2021ASSIA (Applied Social Sciences Index and Abstracts) is a search database for health, social services, psychology, sociology, economics, politics, race…

From  Vicky Grant on July 9th, 2018 0 likes 229 plays 0  

Using CINAHL

Last reviewed: July 2020 Review due: Summer 2021Cumulative 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 345 plays 0  

Using Education Database

Last reviewed: July 2020 Review due: Summer 2021Education Database is a database that searches literature on primary, secondary and higher education as well as special education, home schooling, and…

From  Vicky Grant on June 22nd, 2018 0 likes 222 plays 0