28 April: Ovid Geobase training session
Geobase is a multidisciplinary database supplying bibliographic information and abstracts for the geosciences and all kind of related disciplines, including international development, resource management, transport, and urban planning.
On Wednesday 28 April, 10:00-11:30, the University Library will host a training session for the Ovid database Geobase. Since the Ovid-platform hosts more databases, understanding the functionality of Geobase may also help with using their other databases such as Medline or PsycInfo. In this training session the Ovid Training Department will:
- provide recommendations for undertaking advanced searches on the Geobase database.
- show how to prepare your searches for controlled vocabulary terms and author keywords.
- review the Ovid functionality for creating projects, saving searches and creating auto alerts, as well as how obtain full text citations.