Thursday, October 25, 2007

New Training Sessions and Information Clinics

New times and dates in November and December 2007 are available for Quality Quest training sessions providing hands-on training in specific resources including:

  • Cochrane Library
  • PubMed
  • Library Introduction
  • Searching Newton (library catalogue) and Finding e-Journals
  • Literature Searching for Nurses and Allied Health Professionals
  • Literature searching for Junior Doctors
  • Searching Web of Science

However it may be that you need book an appointment at the Information Clinic - contact the Library for more details.

Tuesday, October 23, 2007

UpToDate - trial access till Sept 2008

UpToDate is specifically designed to answer the clinical questions that arise in daily practice and to do so quickly and easily so that it can be used right at the point of care.
The topics are written exclusively for UpToDate by clinicians for clinicians - more than 3,300 clinicians serve as authors. The content is comprehensive yet concise and it's fully referenced. It goes through an extensive peer review process to ensure that the information and recommendations you access from our service are accurate and reliable.

The Medical Library is pleased to be able to offer a year’s trial to this resource – available via University computers (CamDomain)

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