This page contains videos outlining some tools and techniques that can help speed up your search for academic information and organise the information that you find. There are also videos related to copyright and your thesis.
This document accompanies the videos, bringing together links to the resources referred to in the videos, grouped according to which video mentions them.
Effective information management for PhD research videos
Different literature searching activities
Strategies for finding information
Discovery resources - which resource for which purpose
Academic databases and generalist search engines
Web services for staying up-to-date
Researcher training sessions
The Library has put together a programme of sessions for researchers running throughout the academic year. Sessions cover a range of topics and would be useful for PhD students as well as more established researchers.