Classes / Workshops

Upcoming Workshops

EndNote: Managing Your Bibliographies

This hands-on session introduces the essential features of EndNote, a bibliographic management program that allows you to save and organize references from your online literature searches, create bibliographies and cite references in your word-processing document.

EndNote sessions will be given on the following dates. Please note that registration is not required but is highly recommended as seating is limited.

Date: Tuesday, June 27, 2017 from 10:00am-11:30am FULL
Location: Medical Library, Montreal General Hospital (E6-157)

Date: Wednesday, July 5, 2017 from 10:00am-11:30am
Location: McConnell Resource Centre, Glen Site (Room B RC 0078.2)

Date: Wednesday, July 19, 2017 from 10:00am-11:30am (French session)
Location: Medical Library, Montreal General Hospital (E6-157)

Date: Wednesday, July 26, 2017 from 10:00am-11:30am
Location: McConnell Resource Centre, Glen Site (Room B RC 0078.2)

Date: Wednesday, August 9, 2017 from 2:00pm-3:30pm
Location: McConnell Resource Centre, Glen Site (Room B RC 0078.2)

Date: Monday, August 14, 2017 from 10:00am-11:30am
Location: Medical Library, Montreal General Hospital (E6-157)

Date: Monday, August 21, 2017 from 2:00pm-3:30pm
Location: Room 124, Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital

Date: Wednesday, August 23, 2017 from 2:00pm-3:30pm (French session)
Location: McConnell Resource Centre, Glen Site (Room B RC 0078.2)

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Searching the biomedical literature

Stop searching and start finding. Learn to convert your question into an effective search strategy and to find relevant articles on your topic. Workshops are offered for Medline via Ovid or PubMed. Both workshops are designed for health professionals with little previous experience in literature searching.

For more information on the differences between Medline via Ovid or via PubMed, please consult our “Medline via Ovid or via PubMed?” guide.

PubMed Essentials

Date: Thursday, July 27, 2017 from 1:30pm-3:30pm
Location: Medical Library, Montreal General Hospital (E6-157)

Date: Tuesday, August 15, 2017 from 2:00pm-4:00pm
Location: Room 124, Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital

Date: Wednesday, August 30, 2017 from 1:30pm-3:30pm (french session)
Location: McConnell Resource Centre, Glen Site (Room B RC 0078.2)

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Essential Medline via Ovid

Date: Thursday, July 6, 2017 from 2:00pm-4:00pm
Location: Medical Library, Montreal General Hospital (E6-157)

Date: Tuesday, July 18, 2017 from 1:30pm-3:30pm
Location: McConnell Resource Centre, Glen Site (Room B RC 0078.2)

Date: Tuesday, August 15, 2017 from 10:00am-12:00pm
Location: McConnell Resource Centre, Glen Site (Room B RC 0078.2)

Date: Thursday, August 24, 2017 from 1:30pm-3:30pm
Location: Medical Library, Montreal General Hospital (E6-157)

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How to conduct a literature review

This workshop outlines steps for conducting an in-depth literature review, with the emphasis on developing a comprehensive search strategy in Medline via Ovid using medical subject headings (MeSH terms) and keywords. Familiarity with MESH vocabulary and basic search techniques is required.

Date: Tuesday, July 11, 2017 from 10:00am-12:00pm FULL
Location: McConnell Resource Centre, Glen Site (Room B RC 0078.2)

Date: Thursday, July 13, 2017 from 10:00am-12:00pm
Location: Medical Library, Montreal General Hospital (E6-157)

Date: Monday, July 17, 2017 from 10:00am-12:00pm
Location: McConnell Resource Centre, Glen Site (Room B RC 0078.2)

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