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DPAS 670 - Masters Clinical Research Spring 2016: Welcome

Objectives

DPAS 670 Masters Clinical Research

Library Session Objectives

Students will be able to:

1. Use our Library website to access relevant resources and request help.
2. Search efficiently and effectively in PubMed and CINAHL.
3. Manage search results in RefWorks.
4. Insert in-text citations and create a Reference List with Write-N-Cite.
5. Use a template to create a poster for presentation of research.

Introduction to the Library Web Site

The HSL has a robust collection of online resources to support your academic career, including journals, books, multimedia, and databases.

Click here to view an introduction to the Health Sciences Library web site.  

Outline

Outline

Week 1  

Mon May 2   LIB Rooms 222c (Group 1) & 220 (Group 2)

1. Quick review of Health Sciences Library website and services / Questions?
2. Searching PubMed - MeSH, filters
3. Accessing article full text, including Inter-Library Loan (ILLiad)
4. Introduction to RefWorks & citation management

Week 2 

Mon May 9  LIB 222c (Group 1)

Wed May 11 LIB 222c (Group 2)

1. Searching CINAHL
2. Searching Google Scholar - customizing Settings
3. RefWorks - Using Write-N-Cite to insert citations and create a Reference List

Week 3  

Mon May 16 LIB 222c (Group 1)

Wed May 18 LIB 220 (Group 2)

1. Review poster presentation template and example.
2. Continue research and save references to RefWorks.
3. Questions & Librarian Help!

Need Help?

We're here to help!

Health Sciences Library:
(315) 464-7091
library@upstate.edu
Ask us a question
Library Hours

Turn it in / Blackboard:
George Dale  (315) 464-7913

Writing Lab:
Lorraine Bedy  (315) 464-8730