Endnote and Database classes for the Faculties of Dentistry, Health Sciences, Medicine, Nursing, and Pharmacy.
The following classes are designed to assist you with library and research skills and are taught in small groups with hands-on use of computers whenever possible.
Classes are available to University of Sydney staff and students and for additional support or if there are no classes scheduled, please contact your Faculty liaison librarian.
Is Google Enough? Searching Databases
Are you overlooking valuable research by just limiting your search to Google? This class help you to find high quality information by: Developing a search strategy--Combining search terms and limiting results--searching by subject--interpreting a citation--Printing, saving or exporting your references to Endnote -- all within library databases
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Finding Nursing Literature for your Assignment
Learn how to search databases such as Cinahl and Medline to find journal articles for your assignment.
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Finding Qualitative Literature
Looking for qualitative research literature in Cinahl, Medline or Sociological Abstracts? Join a class to find out the tricks for uncovering this information quickly and easily
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Introduction to EndNote
This class introduces the basic functions of Endnote - how to get references into it, how to manage these references, and how to get them into your paper.
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Citation Metrics with Web of Science, Scopus and Journal Citation Reports
How many times has a paper been cited? Who has cited it? What are the key papers in your subject area? What is the 'H' index and how to find it? Which journals have the highest impact factors? We'll show you how to find the answers to these questions.
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