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Searching Embase and Medline on the OVID platform Online


The aim of this workshop is to teach the skills for searching Embase and Medline on the Ovid platform.


All HSE staff and authorised users of HSE Library resources


NMBI 1.0 CEU (Pending); RCSI 1.0 CPD Credit (Pending)

Learning Outcomes

  1. Develop familiarity with Embase and Medline on the Ovid platform
  2. Conduct a literature search in Embase/Medline using keywords, subject terms and search techniques such as truncation and limits
  3. Learn how to save results and searches
  4. Learn how to email and/or export results
Thursday, March 14, 2024
10:00am - 11:00am
Time Zone:
UK, Ireland, Lisbon Time (change)
Library Space:
This is an online event. Event URL will be sent via registration email.
  HSE Staff & Authorised Library Users  
  Information Skills Training  

Registration is required. There are 17 seats available.

10:00 – 10:10 Introduction to Embase on the Ovid platform

10:10 – 10:40 How to conduct a literature search in Medline and Embase using keywords, subject terms, search techniques such as truncation and limiters

10:40 – 10:50 Saving and managing search strategies and search results

10:50 – 11: 00 Q & A

Additional information

Pre-course materials will be emailed to registered participants before the training. By registering you agree to receive a feedback survey following the training. The session will be recorded.

Event Organizer

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Helen Clark


Sligo University Hospital



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