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Download and listen to your Information Specialists discussing a range of topics relating to library services and research skills.  Whether you’re a student, researcher or staff, and whether you’re new to Aston, or want to develop your information skills further, there’ll be something to interest you.  These 5-10 minute podcasts will be published approximately every two weeks.

  • Research Bites 2012Clare Langman talks to Georgina Hardy about the programme of Research Bites run by the Library on Wednesday lunchtimes through July and August 2012. 03/07/2012
  • New Resource Discovery ToolLearn more about one of the ways Library & Information Services is working to improve the student experience of searching for information. 08/03/2012
  • Completing the NSSGeorgina Hardy and Angela Brady discuss question 16 of the National Student Survey: "The library resources and services are good enough for my needs". 06/02/2012
  • Choosing a DatabaseConfused about the different types of database available to you? Clare Langman talks about the differences between databases, and gives a few tips on choosing the best one for you. 30/01/2012
  • What is a Journal Article?Clare Langman describes journals and journal articles in this podcast, and gives a few tips on how to locate and read them. 10/01/2012

Employable Graduates; Exploitable Research