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Literature Searching Skills
Royal Papworth Hospital Library Service
1st floor, meeting room 3
10:30am - 12:00pm
An introduction to searching Medline, Embase, Cinahl and other databases effectively using the NHS search interface. This workshop will help you to search the health literature - essential for keeping updated in all aspects of health care.
To be made aware of the National Core Content resources and how to access them To understand the concepts involved in planning a basic search strategy To be able to carry out simple searches of the healthcare databases An introduction to Medline, Embase, Cinahl and other databases To be able to save searches and results in various formats To understand how to create alerts for searches to keep up to date
This skills session has no job role restrictions