Library Services


PubMed: searching for journal articles

24 January 2018, 10:00 am–11:30 am

Event Information

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Cruciform Hub, Room B.1.15B

To make a booking please email crucilibservices@ucl.ac.uk.This session is also part of the Doctoral School Skills Development programme. Postgraduate research students at UCL should book a place by logging in via the programme website.

This session aims to give you the ability to carry out a literature search on PubMed effectively and find articles and evidence to help answer your research questions

By the end of the session you will be able to:

  • Run an effective literature search independently
  • Understand what MeSH terms are and why they are used
  • Understand the importance of the 'Details' link
  • Filter out evidence based literature
  • Print, save and email your references
  • Save your search
  • Take advantage of features of the PubMed site