Systematic Searching for Systematic Reviews

Event Name Systematic Searching for Systematic Reviews
Start Date 15 Nov 2022 10:00 am
End Date 15 Nov 2022 12:00 pm
Duration 2 hours

Doing a systematic review? Learn the search techniques required to comprehensively search the literature.

This hands-on session is designed for health researchers wanting to learn how to search the literature for a systematic review.

At the end of the online session, participants will be able to:

  • explain the difference between a systematic review and a traditional literature review
  • export records to EndNote, save searches and set up search alerts
  • identify search concepts, construct a search strategy for a research question and document a search
  • choose appropriate databases/sources and run a search for a research question
  • translate a search strategy across an additional database
  • find grey literature

This workshop is for La Trobe researchers and graduate researchers only.