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Below are some of my recent workshop presentations on search strategies.

Getting the best from mobile technology

Holywell Library and Learners' Centre, 20th August 2014

PowerPoint

Keeping up to date with new research: skills and tools for library staff and users

Organised by Academic and Research Libraries Group and Information Services Group. Wednesday 9th July 2014, CILIP, Ridgmount Street, London

Google is not the only search tool PowerPoint

Technologies for keeping up to date: a personal viewpoint PowerPoint

The Brave New World of Free, Open Data and Open Access

Pre-conference workshop, BIALL 2014, Wednesday11th June 2014, Harrogate

PowerPoint

Additional materials

Google Scholar citation indexes - PowerPoint

Selected Google Comands HTML PDF

Google Search Tips HTML PDF

Top Search Tips HTML PDF (some overlap with Google Search Tips)

Search Tools Summary and Comparison Table. Summarises and compares a selection of the advanced search commands that are available in Google, Bing and DuckDuckGo. HTML PDF

Twitter Search HTML PDF

How Google makes improvements to its search algorithm - YouTube