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

Intended Audience: DPhils and Researchers in the Medical Sciences Division
Date: 11 October 2018, 14:00 (Thursday, 1st week, Michaelmas 2018)
Venue: Health Care Libraries - Knowledge Centre, Headington OX3 7DQ
Venue Details: Group Study Room, The Knowledge Centre, Old Road Campus Research Building
Speaker: Nia Roberts (Bodleian Health Care Libraries)
Organising department: Bodleian Libraries
Organiser: Nia Roberts (Bodleian Libraries, University of Oxford)
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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: Members of the University only
Editor: Dorothy Rutherford