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CINAHL: an introduction to searching the literature for health students (evening 5-6)

Event details

  • 30 January 2017
  • 5.00PM - 6.00PM
  • Public event: No  |  Booking required: No
  • L3.02, Library  |  Directions


About | CINAHL: an introduction to searching the literature for health students (evening 5-6)



Do you want to find journal articles on health-related topics?
This workshop is an introduction to searching the CINAHL database - a key source for journal articles in nursing and allied health.

Who should attend?
The workshop is aimed at SoHSC students who:
• Have never searched CINAHL before
• Have searched CINAHL before, but found it confusing
• Have searched CINAHL during a previous course and would like a refresher

What do we cover?
We can show you how to:
• Consider your topic and identify keywords
• Plan your search strategy (including use of PICO/PIO)
• Use Boolean operators and truncation
• Refine your search using limits
• Complete a simple search and print your search history
• Create an EBSCO account to save your searches

If you need further information or any adjustments to fully access this session, please contact libraryhelp@tees.ac.uk in advance.
For more information go to http://libguides.tees.ac.uk/workshops