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Course Detail

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

All researchers (including staff and PhD students)

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.

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


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.

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


Provided by: Researcher Development


Date: Tuesday 3 November 2020

Venue: Webinar, Online, Internet

Time: 14:00 - 16:00


  • Ms P Funnell