9º World Congress on Health Information and Libraries

Salvador, Bahia - Brazil, September, 20 to 23 - 2005


4th Regional Coordination Meeting of the VHL

September, 19 to 20 - 2005

Searching health care databases

  • MLS, Managing Director, Cinahl Information Systems, Glendale, CA  - USA
Searching health care databases

Course objectives
1. Describe expert searching roles for librarians working with nursing and allied health professionals
2. Select relevant bibliographic databases for nursing and allied health professionals
3. Discuss features and differences of health care databases
4. Search strategy planning and implementation

Library sciences professional
Basic knowledge of bibliographic databases

Databases: MEDLINE; CINAHL; PsycINFO; SportDiscuss