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Research and Publishing

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The Library can help with:

Some links and local sources:

New ebook - Studying a Study & Testing a Test: Reading Evidence-Based Health Research

PubMed 

Last 3 months of indexed references on ethics, research and publishing.

Note - this search is very general in nature, request a search that meets more specific needs.

Keeping up to date in your specialty

  • BrowZine mobile app for browsing your favourite journals.
  • The Library's Subject Alert emails. These are general alerts to some recent articles that you may not come across in reading your core specialty journals.
  • Ask the Librarians to set up journal table of contents alerts or an autoalert that is targeted to your specific needs.

Research

Ovid PICO search

Select Ovid Database:
P: Patient, Population, Problem or disease
    who are the patients, what is the problem
I: Intervention or Issue
    what we do to them, what are they exposed to
C: Comparison intervention or issue
    what do we compare the intervention with
O: Outcome
    what happens, what is the outcome

Publisher and Reporting Guidelines

BrowZine