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Using e-resources: Other databases

Welcome to our video tutorials page.  We hope you find these helpful.

Using GALE Resources.

This is a 25 minute webinar, which takes you through some of the content you can find using Gale resources.  To access these resources, click here


Introduction to using the Lexis database.

This 23 minute webinar gives you a thorough overview and introduction to using the Lexis Database - useful for anyone who is studying law as part of their degree.

To access Lexis, click here

ScienceDirect basic search.

ScienceDirect is particularly useful for medical and radiography topics. Search topic: Asthma and nutrition

Search ScienceDirect

IEEE Xplore.

These slides are from webinars run by IEEE about using their IEEE Xplore database effectively,

Using GALE Archives - Dissertation.

This 40 minute webinar guides you through the resources available from GALE archives, to support you in your dissertation.

To access these resources, click here

Medline search example.

Medline is useful for finding articles about medical topics. Search topic: Infection control in the operating theatre


Ovid basic search.

An example of carrying out a basic search in Ovid. 


Full list of eResources the library subscribes to, including trial access.
Go to A-Z List


All images included in this guide are available from Flickr through Creative Commons licensing CC-BY-2.0