FSTA Training Webinars

Learn how to get the best results out of FSTA

We offer free training by webinar, to help users search as effectively as possible and make the most of their access to FSTA®. Register for your free seat on an upcoming training webinar for your preferred platform and topic.

How to use FSTA

  • FSTA on EBSCOHost

    Join us for FSTA on EBSCOhost: Ask our expert drop in session. Thursday 10th February at 3pm GMT (10am EST). 

    Do you have questions about searching FSTA? Come to our drop in session for one-on-one support with our training expert. Find out more

    Previous topics have included How to use FSTA on EBSCOHost, Introduction to Searching, and Fine tune your search with phrase and proximity searching. Watch the recordings

  • FSTA on Ovid

    Join us for FSTA on Ovid: Ask our expert drop in session. Thursday 24th February at 3pm GMT (10am EST). 

    Do you have questions about searching FSTA? Come to our drop in session for one-on-one support with our training expert. Find out more.

    Previous topics have included How to use FSTA on Ovid, Advanced Searching Techniques, Fine tune your search with phrase and proximity searching, Keeping up to date with research, and more. Watch the recordings

  • FSTA on Web of Science

    • Join us for FSTA on Web of Science: Ask our expert drop in session. Thursday 10th March at 3pm GMT (10am EST). 

      Do you have questions about searching FSTA? Come to our drop in session for one-on-one support with our training expert. Find out more

    Previous topics have included FSTA on the new Web of Science platform, Get to know the FSTA thesaurus, Fine tune your FSTA search with phrase and proximity searching, and How to use FSTA on the Classic Web of Science platform. Watch the recordings

 Best Practice and effective searching for literature reviews

 
  • New dates and the next topic will be announced for our webinar series very soon. Find out more

     

Training webinars will typically be delivered by our Senior Information Literacy and Outreach Manager, Carol Hollier. Before joining IFIS, Carol worked as an academic librarian in the UK and USA as a Reference and Instruction Librarian, Academic Subject Librarian, Faculty Team Librarian for Biosciences, and Senior Librarian for Teaching and Learning Support. She holds a Master’s in Library and Information Science, a Postgraduate Certificate in Teaching and Learning in Higher Education, and is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

If you would like to arrange tailored training for your organisation or university (whether for your team or as a student lecture), please email Rhianna Gamble, and we will be in touch to arrange a time.

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FSTA is a database you can trust for your valuable information research, providing search results which are comprehensive, reliable and relevant. 

Learn about the interdisciplinary subject coverage, how we make sure no predatory journals are indexed, and how we ensure everything you find in FSTA is relevant to food and beverages. 

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