The Cochrane Library brings together systematic reviews, technology and economic assessments of healthcare interventions, and trials information. This course explores effective search methods to retrieve the most relevant high quality evidence from these databases.
For further information see our course outline.
Duration: As an in person group session, this course is delivered over 2 hours. As online training, the duration will be personalised to your needs. This will be discussed when you arrange training.
This course supports KSF dimensions:
IK2: Information collection and analysis
IK3: Knowledge and information systems
Please note that the content of this course is also covered in the following full day course
Finding & Appraising the Evidence
What your colleagues said:
"Of value - should be compulsory for practitioners if not aware of databases/ Cochrane"
"Very helpful, will hopefully help me with my studies"
"Excellent and well delivered - have more confidence using the Cochrane Library effectively."
We are currently delivering all our information skills training courses remotely. Please contact your local library to discuss your needs, or complete a one-to-one training request and we will arrange this for you.