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Optimize your literature search with advanced search tools


Goal: Know the features of PubMed and improve the potential exhaustiveness of literature searches

Description : You already use PubMed but you are not sure that your literature searches are exhaustive or relevant enough?

This practical training workshop will allow you to use Pubmed in an optimal way.

Public : Students in Master, PhD, Post-Doc and Faculty in Sciences and Medicine

Prerequisite:Know how to do simple search on PubMed

Format: Practical training workshop of 90 min., upon registration


  • Evaluate adequacy of PubMed to documentation search needs, master basic features: simple search, filters, link to articles, saving results, My NCBI
  • Build a search equation using MeSH terms and advanced search, refine a search strategy or make it more exhaustive

Subjects: PubMed, Biology and Biomedical Sciences

Forthcoming sessions