Wednesday, 24 January 2018

Searching databases on EBSCOhost 7th February 2018

Library Workshop title: Searching databases on EBSCOhost


Location: Avery Hill Library, Avery Hill Campus


Time: 1:00pm - 1:50pm

Description: We will cover how to search effectively on EBSCOhost, how to access articles from at home as well as on-campus and how to save your searches. Some of the databases we will examine include Education Research Complete, Medline, CINAHL and PsycINFO. 
No prior knowledge or experience is required. You are also welcome to bring in a packed lunch and drink with you if you'd like.


Tuesday, 23 January 2018

Using Feedback to Aid Your Academic Development Session 6th February 2018

Academic Skills session title: Using feedback to aid your academic development session.
Location: Room 10_1006 Stockwell Street Library

Time: 1.00 - 1.50pm
Description: It is important that feedback received from tutors is not only read, but used to develop an understanding of subject knowledge as well as the quality of work submitted. This session examines common areas noted in feedback and considers how to use feedback for further development.

Monday, 22 January 2018

Ebook Central access issues 22nd January 2018

The problem reported recently about accessing Ebook Central has now been resolved.

We sincerely apologise again for the inconvenience caused.

Regards

The ProQuest Support Team


Saturday, 20 January 2018

Searching Databases on EBSCOhost Session 24th January 2018

Library Workshop title: Searching databases on EBSCOhost


Location: Avery Hill Library, Avery Hill Campus


Time: 1:00pm - 1:50pm

Description: We will cover how to search effectively on EBSCOhost, how to access articles from at home as well as on-campus and how to save your searches. Some of the databases we will examine include Education Research Complete, Medline, CINAHL and PsycINFO. 
No prior knowledge or experience is required. You are also welcome to bring in a packed lunch and drink with you if you'd like.

Thursday, 18 January 2018

Business & Management Collection recent videos

Recent releases for the Business & Management Collection of HS Talks. You can search for them in LibrarySearch or directly via the Business & Management Collection entry on the Online databases and academic journals page in the portal.

Recent releases:
Dr. Garrick Hileman – 
University of Cambridge, UK
Ms. Andrea Nicholas – Green Business, UK
Prof. Jan A. Van Mieghem – 
Kellogg School of Management, 
Northwestern University, USA
Dr. Bjorn Cumps – Vlerick 
Business School, Belgium
Prof. Jeffrey Unerman – 
University of London, UK
Prof. Robert Grant – 
Bocconi University, Italy
Ms. Kirsty Emery – UNMADE, UK
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Business School, UK

Wednesday, 17 January 2018

Using Feedback to Aid Your Academic Development Session 30th January 2018

Academic Skills session title: Using feedback to aid your academic development session.
Location: Room 10_1006 Stockwell Street Library

Time: 1.00 - 1.50pm
Description: It is important that feedback received from tutors is not only read, but used to develop an understanding of subject knowledge as well as the quality of work submitted. This session examines common areas noted in feedback and considers how to use feedback for further development.


Saturday, 13 January 2018

Biomedical & Life Sciences Collection recent videos

Recent releases for the Biomedical & Life Sciences Collection of HS Talks. You can search for them in LibrarySearch or directly via the Biomedical & Life Sciences Collection entry on the Online databases and academic journals page in the portal.

Recent releases:

In the series Advances in Asthma:
Prof. Anthony J. Hickey – RTI 
International, USA

In the series Adaptive Clinical Trial Design:
Prof. Jeffrey Blume – Brown 
University, USA

In the series Immunotherapy of Cancer:
Prof. Victor Appay – INSERM, France
Dr. Francesco Nicoli – Universities of Ferrara and Padua, Italy

In the series Topical Talks:
Prof. Graham Hughes – London Lupus Centre, UK
Dr. Sara K. Tedeschi – Harvard Medical School, USA

In the series Periodic Reports: Advances in Clinical Interventions and Research Platforms:
Dr. Koorosh Korfi – Barts Cancer Institute, UK
Prof. Jude Fitzgibbon – University of London, UK

In the series ALS and Other Motor Neuron Disorders:
Prof. Aaron D. Gitler – Stanford University 
School of Medicine, USA

In the series The Complement System:
Prof. Matthew Pickering – Imperial College London, UK

In the series Bioinformatics for Metabolomics:
Dr. Johan A. Westerhuis – University of Amsterdam, 
Netherlands

In the series Speech Dysfluency:
Prof. Soo-Eun Chang – University of Michigan, USA

In the series Nursing:
Prof. Ruth Northway – University of South Wales, UK