Advanced Searching Techniques - Flinders Library

Course description

The model of systematic searching developed by the health disciplines is being adapted for a wider academic audience. Using this model we will guide you on how to design, translate, document your searches and manage the results.

This will be an interactive workshop and will cover:

  • search design
  • translation of searches across databases
  • documentation of searches
  • managing search results

** Please note all Library Research Services Appointments and Workshops are now online  **

College & Research Services Librarians have moved our services online in the interests of the health of our HDR students, academics and staff. Providing our Appointments and Workshops online allows us to continue to provide support for your research activities while operating in accordance with official Flinders University advice, and to follow recommendations from health authorities relating to social distancing.  

Email the Research Services Librarians [Monday to Friday 9-5] 

Make an online appointment with a Research Services Librarian [Monday to Friday 9-5] 

Type of course

Web conference


Shannon Brown

Who should attend

Early- and Mid-career researchers, established researchers, Higher Degree by Research students, research support staff

What you will learn

How to design, document and manage a systematic search of literature databases.

Upcoming events

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Waiting list

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