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Designing Search Strategies for Systematic Reviews: Intro

Introduction

 

Designing Search Strategies for Systematic Reviews is designed to prepare librarians to conduct complex systematic review literature searches. This two-day course emphasizes hands-on activities and enriched learning opportunities. By the end of the course participants will be able to:

  • Conduct a systematic review consultation
  • Design a systematic review search strategy following guidelines and best practices
  • Translate a search strategy for multiple databases
  • Report search design methods for a manuscript or other publication

The course is designed and taught by librarians from Becker Medical Library.

Please review the information found in the FAQs and other tabs found above to learn more about the course and course instructors.e link to the registration form can be found on the last tab.

Technology

Technology

For the online version of the course we recommend the following:

  • Computer connected to the internet via an ethernet cable. A wi-fi connection should be okay, but a hard line connection is usually more stable.
  • Microphone
  • Webcam
  • Headphones: Optional, but may be easier to hear presentations and other participants.
  • Dual Monitors: Optional, but it will be much easier to follow along with presentations and work on exercises if you have two monitors. 

We will have a technology check (date TBD) a few days before the course to make sure participant technology is working correctly.

Contact Information

Have questions about the course? Please contact:

Lauren Yaeger: yaegerl@wustl.edu; 314-362-8092

 

Course Information

Designing Search Strategies for Systematic Reviews will be held online August 4th-August 6th, 2021. Registration will open in June (exact date TBD). If you would like more information about the course or be notified when registration will open, please contact Angela Hardi at ahardi@wustl.edu,

MLA CE Credits

Participants who attend the full course can earn 14 MLA CE Credits!