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Systematic Searching for Veterinary Reviews @HSL

Are you conducting a veterinary literature search for your thesis or dissertation, or writing a review article? Not sure if your search retrieved all the relevant literature?

In this free introductory workshop you will learn about:


• Types of reviews such as systematic, scoping and narrative reviews

• Developing an effective searchable question

• Pros/cons of veterinary literature databases CAB Abstracts, Web of Science, PubMed

• Best practice techniques for comprehensive searches:

· Broadening and narrowing searches

· Subject heading searches

· Reference list and cited reference searches

· Grey literature searches

• Reporting guidelines – PRISMA

• Deciding where to publish and avoiding predatory journals


This workshop is a combination of lecture and hands-on search practice. Register for this workshop at:

Monday, February 10, 2020
1:00pm - 3:00pm
HSL 1460A
Health Sciences
  Literature Searching     Research Skills     Systematic Reviews  
Registration has closed.