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Using AM Explorer

AM Explorer is the Adam Matthew platform providing access to resources for research in humanities and the social sciences. AM Explorer enables the cross-searching of primary source collections from…

From  Vicky Grant on March 18th, 2021 0 likes 35 plays 0  

Using Nexis

Nexis is a database that provides news content from a range of sources. Use Nexis to find news content from UK national and regional newspapers, international newspapers, newswires, and foreign…

From  Vicky Grant on January 26th, 2021 0 likes 147 plays 0  

Using Naxos Music Library

Naxos Music Library is the world’s largest online classical music library. Use NML to find and stream tracks from thousands of albums, by composers and artists across multiple genres, from the…

From  Vicky Grant on January 19th, 2021 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Searching for journals/ejournals

Getting started searching activity - searching for journals/ejournals.

From  Sara Needham on October 12th, 2020 0 likes 32 plays 0  

Searching for articles

Getting started searching activity - searching for articles.

From  Sara Needham on October 12th, 2020 0 likes 26 plays 0  

Searching for books/ebooks

Getting Started searching activity - searching for books/ebooks.

From  Sara Needham on October 12th, 2020 0 likes 21 plays 0  

Using British Standards Online (BSOL)

Last reviewed: August 2020 Review due: Summer 2021British Standards Online (BSOL) is a platform for finding and accessing full text British standards. You can also use BSOL to discover international…

From  Vicky Grant on August 12th, 2020 0 likes 418 plays 0  

Using Gale Primary Sources

Last reviewed: August 2020 Review due: Summer 2021 Gale Primary Sources is an Arts and Humanities database that searches across a range of primary sources. Use Gale Primary Sources to discover…

From  Vicky Grant on August 3rd, 2020 0 likes 127 plays 0  

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 826 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 118 plays 0  

How to create a Google Site

Last reviewed: January 2021 Review due: Summer 2021 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 782 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 346 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 54 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 114 plays 0