Are you interested in conducting a systematic review? We have two workshops to help you get started.
Systematic Reviews: Nuts and Bolts of a Systematic Review
This class provides a framework for developing a literature search for a systematic review, including:
- standards and criteria to consider
- establishing a plan
- registering a protocol,
- developing a research question,
- determining where to search
- identifying search terms
- reporting search strategies, and managing references.
Thursday, April 19, 1-2pm, Information Commons East, 2nd Floor Hardin Library
Systematic Reviews: Literature Searching for the Health Sciences
This class focuses on tips and techniques for carrying out a successful literature search in support of a health sciences systematic review. Topics include
- techniques for developing search strategies
- deciding which databases to search
- how to seek out grey literature for a given topic
- selecting journals for hand searching, documenting search strategies
- saving and organizing references.
Thursday, April 26, 1-2pm, Information Commons East, 2nd Floor Hardin Library
Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program please call Janna Lawrence at 319-335-9871.