Improving your search techniques



Introduction or refresher on the effective use of the library for literature review research

Need an introduction or refresher on the effective use of the library for literature review research? Discover valuable tools and techniques to make your research easier! Learn how to translate your ideas into applicable search strategies. Select the most appropriate databases for your research. Create alerts to inform you when new information of interest is available. And more!

Learning outcomes:

  • Identify key library services and resources.
  • Understand how to translate research topics into effective search strategies.
  • Select appropriate databases for your topics.
  • Execute proper searches in databases.
  • Keep up to date with your topics through email alerts.
  • Learn core features of citation management tools.

This workshop is offered at the Health Sciences Library, RGN.  Please see the shuttle schedule if you are coming from the main campus. 

More information
French version
Améliorez vos techniques de recherches
  • University of Ottawa's employee
  • Student
Delivery mode
In class
If you have any accessibility needs, please contact the service offering the workshop as soon as possible so we can ensure your accessibility needs are met (see your invitation for contact information

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