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How to test your systematic review searches for quality and relevance (Dissertation Festival)

This session covers techniques and tools to test and refine literature database searches for systematic reviews: - Use of known and eligible publications to test for recall - Sampling intermediate…

From  Marshall Dozier on March 17th, 2021 0 likes 23 plays 0  

Introduction to Ovid Medline (Dissertation Festival)

This recording of a Dissertation Festival session provides an introduction to searching for literature on Medline using the Ovid interface. Medline is a database of over 25 million records of medical…

From  Ruth Jenkins on March 12th, 2021 0 likes 34 plays 0  

How to interpret and apply the PRESS checklist for peer review of database searches (UNCOVER Workshop)

The PRESS checklist is designed to facilitate peer review of comprehensive database searches for systematic reviews. This workshop covered how to interpret and apply checklist items, and offered some…

From  Marshall Dozier on February 2nd, 2021 0 likes 26 plays 0  

Library Bitesize: Introduction to Ovid Medline

Recording of a Library Bitesize session on an introduction to searching for literature on Medline using the Ovid interface. Medline is a database of over 26 million records of medical literature…

From  Ruth Jenkins on January 13th, 2021 0 likes 57 plays 0  

Saving your search methodology and result numbers

Demonstrates how to save a Search History in the Ebsco and Ovid platforms . This provides a reference for writing up a review methodology as it provides details of the databases searched, the search…

From  Heather Stewart on September 25th, 2020 0 likes 17 plays

Searching more than one database at once

Demonstrates how to search more than one database at once in search platforms from which University of Edinburgh has bought multiple databases. Includes deduplication of results.

From  Heather Stewart on September 25th, 2020 0 likes 30 plays

Search History to build a search

Using the Search History to build a search strategy CINAHL Plus for the Ebsco platform and MEDLINE for the Ovid platform.

From  Heather Stewart on September 25th, 2020 0 likes 26 plays 0  

Subject Heading searches in CINAHL Plus, MEDLINE and psycINFO

Demonstration of subject heading searches in CINAHL (on Ebsco platform), MEDLINE and psycINFO (both on Ovid platform). Explaining the use of subject headings for keyword searching.

From  Heather Stewart on September 25th, 2020 0 likes 50 plays 0