The Library and Knowledge Service runs a series of Training Sessions for NHS staff and students on placement with the Trust. Sessions are free and a certificate is provided for inclusion in your CPD records and Revalidation evidence.
To book a place on any of the sessions below please: Contact the Hanley Library. Alternatively, get in touch if you would like to book a 1-2-1 or group session at a time/venue to suit you.
Using NICE Evidence Search: An Introduction
This gives an overview of the resources available through the NHS internet-based portal and focuses on techniques for searching key resources including NHS OpenAthens e-books and e-journals.
Effective Literature Searching: Using Healthcare Databases
This session focuses on how to search NHS OpenAthens online databases including Medline, CINAHL and PsycInfo to find evidence to support patient care.
Finding the Best Evidence: Systematic Reviews and the Cochrane Collection
An introduction to finding the best quality evidence using online information resources such as the Cochrane Library.