SEARCHING E-RESOURCES and preparing thematic reference lists


Reference lists are based on databases accessible in the Library and they are prepared for*:

* this service is not offered or available for bachelor / master / PhD theses





If you want to learn how to effectively obtain information in the field of medicine based on modern information sources and IT tools, or to improve information skills, contact the Scientific Information and Promotion Division.



1. I will create citations and a bibliography for you in any bibliographic style! (use Zotero to create a bibliography)

2. Google is not everything! In which databases should I look for publications for my bachelor / master thesis?

3. There are so many different databases… Which one is the best for my field? Searching and retrieving materials in selected databases

4. How to choose a journal for a publication of an article? Identify predatory journals

5. Do I have access to the fulltext of an article or a book? Where can I find publications subscribed by the Library or accessible in open access sources?

6. Library website, our resources and services

7. PubMed database - effective searching strategies and techniques

8. Bibliographic and abstract databases: Medline and Scopus

9. Full text databases – effective searching strategies and techniques

  • maximum number of participants: up to 20 people,

  • duration of a training course: 60-90 minutes,

  • training place: Main Library of MUG,

  • contact: Scientific Information
    phone 58 349 10 45, e-mail: biblioteka.informacja@gumed.edu.pl

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