Systematic Reviews & Meta-Analyses: Database Selection, Search Strategies & Reference Management
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With Chris Stave MLS
At Alway Computer Lab Room M206 - 24 seats (.pdf)Register
A well-designed literature review is a critical part of any systematic review or meta-analysis. This presentation will provide you with the tools, strategies and expertise necessary for an efficient and comprehensive literature review. At the end of the session, you will be able to: a) select the databases that are appropriate for your research topic, b) develop effective search strategies that capitalize on the strengths of each of these databases, c) create automateded 'alert' that email new references matching your saved searches, and d) select the best tools for managing your references, PDFs, and bibliographies.
Course Materials and Resources
Class Handout: SystematicReviewHandoutApril2011 (PDF)