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Course Detail

RD-LIB-014 - Lets search it! Advanced search skills for Medicine & Dentistry

AUDIENCE:
All researchers (including staff and PhD students)

JOINING INSTRUCTIONS:
This workshop will be hosted online.
You will receive joining instructions via email 2 weeks in advance of the session and again 2 days in advance.

DESCRIPTION:
Let’s search it! : Advanced search skills for Medicine & Dentistry

Let’s search it! provides a deeper exploration of some of the topics covered in Research it! and takes a comprehensive look into the skills and resources which can be used for a successful (re)search experience. Suitable for all new and early-career researchers, including PhD students and research staff within the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, who are interested in developing their search skills. This session is designed to be highly interactive and participant driven.

This session will cover:
- How to plan a good search
- Search tips and techniques
- A guided hands-on exploration of key databases
- What to do when you discover too much information or cannot find any
- How grey literature and open access material can help you in your research

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DEPARTMENT POLICIES
Late arrival:
If you anticipate arriving late, please advise us as soon as possible. Please note that the instructor reserves the right to not admit any latecomers.

Assistance:
If you require any type of assistance, whether it is with mobility, visual and/or hearing, please let us know at resdev@qmul.ac.uk so we can do our best to accommodate you.

Objectives

Provided by: Researcher Development

Details

Date: Tuesday 3 November 2020

Venue: Webinar, Online, Internet

Time: 14:00 - 16:00


Tutor

  • Ms P Funnell