GOALS: Upon completion of the class, participants should be able to access and efficiently search PubMed.
OBJECTIVES: By the end of the class, participants should be able to:
This class covers the features and search techniques available for searching NLM's web-based version of MEDLINE, PubMed. Included are the unique search features, how to perform simple and complex searches, how to use limits to narrow a search, as well as how to save and print a search strategy. Also discussed is the use of PubMed Linkout which allows users to link from the search results to full-text articles.