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Training and Education

  

The Walter McGrath Library provides information services and resources to meet patient care, education, research and management needs of the hospital staff and associated students.

 

To book an in-service, training demonstration or one-on-one session, please contact our library on 8382 2260 or email us via svhs.library@svha.org.au.

 Please complete our training survey! 

 Training sessions are held at:

Clinical Teaching & Learning Centre, Elearning Lab. Basement level,  Cator Building.
 

Endnote for Research - 1.5 hours

 

Searching for Evidence - 1.5 hours

This session will teach you how to use Endnote to easily capture research articles and create in-text citations and bibliographies for your research papers.

 

In this session you will discover specialised evidence based health resources.  You will also learn how to search the mainstream health databases specifically for evidence based resources. This session covers the basics of searching the literature for Systematic Reviews.

 

Session Bookings

 

 

Session Bookings

 

 

 

 

 

Tuesday 20 February - 9:30am to 11am

Tuesday 17 April - 10am to 11:30am

 

Wednesday 14 March - 1pm to 2:30pm

Friday 25 May - 10am to 11:30am

 

 

 

 

 

Tuesday 22 May - 9:30am - 11am

Monday 9 July - 10am - 11:30am

 

Monday 30 July - 1pm - 2:30pm

 

 

 

 

 

 

Effective Database Searching:  beyond the basics - 1.5 hours.

 

Establishing your Research Profile - 1.5 hours.

These sessions provide hands-on practice in how to effectively search databases using subject headings and advanced features. Each session concentrates on a particular database.

 

For those new to publishing, this session provides information and strategies on maintaining a research profile and choosing journals to target for your article.

 

Session Bookings

 

Session Bookings

 

 

 

 

 

PubMed: Thursday 1 March - 10am to 11:30am

Mental Health: Thursday 10 March - 9:30am to 11am

 

Wednesday 2 May - 2pm to 3:30pm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Medline: Tuesday 24 July - 1pm - 2:30pm

 

 

 

 

 

Using the HAPI and PsycTESTS Databases - 1 hour.

 

An introduction to identifying and locating measurement instruments and psychological tests in the HaPI and PsycTESTS databases.   

 

 

Session Bookings

 

 

 

 

Wednesday 18 April - 1pm to 2pm

 

 

 

 

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