Web Watch: University of Northampton

The University of Northampton has produced some useful information for students in their Skills Hub. These include video tips and links to resources on such topics as evaluating information, plagiarism, academic writing, critical thinking, time management and even note taking tips.

In this short video, there are some techniques to help you critically evaluate information used in your academic work. Produced by Gillian Siddall, Academic Librarian and Jo Cormac, Academic Practice Tutor.


BMJ Learning: 14 January 2013

This module will help you support patients who have a diagnosis of cancer, especially after they have finished their primary treatment in hospital. It will also provide information and guidance about what you should cover in the cancer care review.

Additional modules include:

TRIP database video topics: Cardiology

For your information: within the TRIP databases there are a number of   which may prove useful for CPD.

Overview of NHS Evidence

This 2 minute video demonstrates some of the features of  “NHS Evidence – relevant reliable, trusted information – all in one place.” 

Watch it and you just might discover something that you weren’t aware of!  Click on the image above to take the 2 minute tour.

If you are a medical student and want to know what NHS Evidence can do for you try this video link by clicking on this image: