Library Services


Searching for journal articles (NHS staff)

26 June 2017, 1:00 pm–2:00 pm

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Royal Free Hospital Medical Library

Staff of the Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust can access a comprehensive collection of databases through HDAS (Healthcare Databases Advanced Search) with their NHS OpenAthens account. These include MEDLINE, EMBASE, CINAHL and PsycINFO. This course covers:

  • introduction to the databases and interfaces available
  • constructing an effective search strategy
  • searching the databases
  • working with more than one database

This course is suitable for NHS users only. Please ensure you bring a valid OpenAthens userID and password with you to the course.

This session will be held at the Royal Free Hospital Medical Library. For more information or to make a booking please contact info.skills@ucl.ac.uk.