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Library training

Quality improvement project? Returning to studies? Searching for a systematic review?

2024 Austin Library Training calendar

Whatever you're doing, we've got you covered with our range of flexibly delivered training and resources. Our training calendar is scheduled from March – November each year. We can also tailor sessions to suit your department’s needs or can meet with you for an individual or team consultation. Contact us to start the conversation.

See below for an overview of each topic, or go directly to the tabs on the left-hand side of the page to book.

literature searching icon Literature searching - Get started  Learn how to develop & document a search strategy, understand basic search techniques, test & revise as you go along.
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Literature searching - Develop your skills

Learn how to develop a search strategy. For those undertaking a research project, systematic or similar-type reviews.

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Grey literature

Learn how to search for grey literature & clinical trial data to support a comprehensive review. 

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Health research

Learn how to plan a rigorous research project. Learn how to get started & where to go for more information. 

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Get started with EndNote. Learn how to add references, use Word with EndNote & other helpful tips and tricks.

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Researcher profiles

Learn how to create an ORCID, public Google Scholar profile & Austin Health Research Online (AHRO) author profile.

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Keep current with the latest articles and research
Learn how to create content alerts to stay informed about what is important to your clinical practice & research.
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Clinical tools - BMJ Best Practice 

Learn how BMJ provides step-by-step advice on symptom evaluation, test ordering, treatment approaches & more.

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Clinical tools - UpToDate

Learn about UpToDate, an evidence-based clinical resource tool.

Library orientation - Group training & orientations

We provide group orientations, a tour of the library & training tailored for your department.

Library orientation - Discover the Library

Learn about the key services & resources available to you with the Austin Health Sciences Library.