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Finding literature for your master’s thesis

Session description:

This session teaches you how to search the library’s databases for specific types of literature for your master’s thesis. You will receive useful tips regarding search methods and how to request books or articles from other libraries. 


Target audience: Bachelor’s students

Prior knowledge: Not required

Teaching method: Lectures and demonstration

Equipment: Bring your own laptop  

Registration: Requested by instructor

Length of session: 1 ½ -2 hours


After attending the session, you should know how to:

  • Find scientific literature for your thesis
  • Use advanced searching techniques and tools (e.g., thesaurus, alerts, search history) in Oria
  • Save searches in Oria
  • Plan a search and develop useful keywords
  • Narrow and expand your search results list
  • Find and use relevant databases within your field of study
  • Use Google Scholar