New Google, new challenges
How to get the best out of Google and improve search results
Essential non-Google search tools for researchers
General search and specialist alternatives to Google
Free search tools for scientific information
Options for searching and viewing scientific papers and information free of charge
When and how to use social media and professional networks as part of your search strategy
Business information resources
Key internet resources for business information concentrating on free and PAYG
Market research and statistics
Resources and search techniques for tracking down quality market research and statistics
Free government, official and legal resources
How to track down current and past papers, policy documents, legislation and official research
Finding and using open data
Tools and techniques for finding and using open data sets
Assessing the quality of information
How to separate the good from the bad and exceedingly ugly
Full day workshop for the Bodleian Libraries, 5th May 2016
Presentation at the CILIP-SLG conference, Derbyshire Hotel, South Normanton, Alfreton. 24th April 2016. This is a slightly modified version of the original presentation. Some extra annotations and explanations have been added.
Presentation at the ERA Conference 2016, Sadler's Wells Theatre London. Tuesday, 19th April 2016.
Full day workshop organised by UKeiG and held at Euston House, London on Tuesday, 12th April 2016
Full day workshop organised by UKeiG and held at Euston House, London on Wednesday, 13th April 2016
Full day workshop for NWLP. Held at Prestatyn Library, 27th January 2016.
Google Scholar citation indexes - PowerPoint