Bodleian iSkills for Medical Sciences and OUH Trust: Introduction to systematic reviews & evidence syntheses - searching for studies
An online introductory session to the principles and methodologies that underpin the conduct of literature searches for systematic reviews and evidence syntheses. It will cover: formulating a search strategy to address research questions; applying methodological search filters to restrict by study type; choosing appropriate databases and search engines; searching for grey literature and ongoing studies; documenting and reporting your search; storing and managing references.
Date: 18 November 2021, 10:00 (Thursday, 6th week, Michaelmas 2021)
Venue: Venue to be announced
Speakers: Nia Roberts (Bodleian Health Care Libraries, University of Oxford), Carolyn Smith (Bodleian Health Care Libraries, University of Oxford)
Organising department: Bodleian Research and Learning Support
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Part of: Bodleian iSkills for Medical Sciences and OUH Trust - workshops in information discovery and reference management for the Medical Sciences
Booking required?: Required
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Cost: Free
Audience: Students and researchers in Oxford University's Medical Sciences Division; and OUH staff.
Editor: Dorothy Rutherford