Video resource which describes (in an easy to understand way) how search engines work and how to find specific information quickly and efficiently.
An information literacy skills website for postgraduate researchers (i.e. students completing their masters thesis, MPhil, EdD or PhD qualifications). This website offers a framework for: auditing your current skills; developing new skills and improving existing skills; and planning future information literacy skills development.
An online interactive tutorial and reference for experienced users, novices, and others.
Database of over 80 million scientific publications in PDF format.
A collaborative effort of the NDLTD, OCLC, VTLS, and Scirus, the NDLTD Union Catalog contains more than one million records of electronic theses and dissertations. For students and researchers, the Union Catalog makes individual collections of NDLTD member institutions and consortia appear as one seamless digital library of ETDs.
BASE is an open access repository service of the Bielefeld University Library that provides more than 36 million documents from more than 2,200 sources. It offers access to the full texts of about 75% of the indexed documents.
Cross-repository search facility containing research on a wide range of topics. Includes its own collection and many other libraries worldwide.
Cross-repository search engine that contains scholarly literature, including journal articles and reports. Not all resources are available in full text.
Repository service of Glasgow Caledonian University Library. Research and scholarly output has been selected and deposited by the individual university institutes, schools and groups on campus.
Digital repository which contains examples of research publications and related content produced by staff and graduate students at Robert Gordon University.