iSkills for the Medical Sciences Division and OUH staff: Introduction to systematic reviews and evidence syntheses
In this workshop you will be introduced to the principles underpinning the conduct of literature searches for systematic reviews and evidence syntheses. We will look at how to formulate 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. For postgraduate students, researchers and university staff in the Medical Sciences, and OUH staff.
Date: 12 June 2019, 14:00 (Wednesday, 7th week, Trinity 2019)
Venue: Health Care Libraries - Knowledge Centre, Headington OX3 7DQ
Venue Details: Old Road Campus Research Building, Knowledge Centre Group Study Room
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: Members of the University only
Editor: Dorothy Rutherford