Bodleian iSkills for the Medical Sciences Division: Introduction to systematic reviews & evidence synthesis - searching for studies
In this workshop you will be introduced to the principles underpinning the conduct of literature searches for systematic reviews and evidence syntheses: 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: 8 March 2018, 14:00 (Thursday, 8th week, Hilary 2018)
Venue: Health Care Libraries - Knowledge Centre, Headington OX3 7DQ
Venue Details: Knowledge Centre Group Study Room, Ground Floor, Old Road Campus Research Building, Old Road Campus, Headington, OX3 7DQ
Speaker: Nia Roberts (Bodleian Health Care Libraries)
Organising department: Bodleian Libraries
Organiser: Nia Roberts (Bodleian Health Care Libraries)
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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: DPhils and researchers in the Medical Sciences Division of Oxford University
Editor: Dorothy Rutherford