Classes / Workshops

Note: As a safety measure against the spread of COVID-19, in-person workshops are suspended until further notice.

This service is available only to staff, researchers, residents, medical students, and graduate students of the MUHC and the MNI.

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 required as places are limited.

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

Essential Medline via Ovid

Finding Nursing Best Practices in CINAHL

This workshop presents simple techniques for identifying the most recent, relevant and helpful research-based nursing interventions using CINAHL, the premier database for nursing and allied health literature. Designed for nurses with little previous experience in literature searching, this workshop will demonstrate how to translate a question into an effective search strategy and limit results to the most reliable evidence.