Literature Search Training programme

These training sessions are on offer so that our users are able to understand land preform literature searches

Literature search skills trainingAn introduction to searching Medline, Embase, Cinahl and other databases effectively using the NHS HDAS search interface. This workshop will help you to search the health literature - essential for keeping updated in all aspects of health care delivery, research and education.

Session Learning Objectives:

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

These training sessions will take place via Microsoft Teams

All ULH members of staff should have a Microsoft Teams account already set up, similar to outlook.