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Strategies for Systematic, Scoping, or Other Comprehensive Searches of Literature - Part 2

Strategies for Systematic, Scoping, or Other Comprehensive Searches of Literature - Part 2 Online

Part 2: Beyond Medline: Translating Search Strategies

Audience: University of Toronto graduate students and faculty engaged in health science research. 

Date: Tuesday, August 9th 2022

Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm (+ mandatory pre-work module, approximately 60 minutes)

Location: Online via Zoom (meeting link will be provided in registration confirmation email)

By the end of this 3-part workshop series, participants will:

  1. Identify databases for their review and explain when to use them
  2. Practice using an objective, structured method for developing sensitive search strategies required for knowledge synthesis
  3. Apply a structured approach to searching their question in OVID Medline

By the end of Part 2 of this workshop series, participants will:

  1. Delve deeper into the advanced features of interfaces and databases which allow for editing and refining a search strategy
  2. Translate and execute structured search strategies using different databases, including OVID Embase, and Ebsco CINAHL

**Pre-Work Module**

Please complete the mandatory pre-work module “Planning Your Knowledge Synthesis Review” before attending class: https://tinyurl.com/planningareview

*Please note the module is the same for all three live sessions in the course. You only need to complete the module once if you are attending multiple sessions 



Mikaela Mitchell MI - Liaison & Education Librarian, Gerstein Science Information Centre

Erica Nekolaichuk MA, MLIS - Faculty Liaison and Instruction Librarian

Related LibGuide: Searching the Literature: A Guide to Comprehensive Searching in the Health Sciences by Erica Nekolaichuk

Tuesday, August 9, 2022
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Time Zone:
Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)
This is an online event. Event URL will be sent via registration email.
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