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Library Knowledge Services (North)

Library Assistant Study Day - Library Assistant Searching Workshop


This interactive workshop on searching will be led by Michelle Maden from the University of Liverpool and will look at:

  • Types of health information
  • Selecting resources for health information
  • Transforming a search request into a search strategy
  • Using NICE Evidence for different types of health information
  • Finding full-text journals and journal articles

The workshop is a basic introduction to searching for Library Assistants and requires no pre-requisite knowledge of searching for health information. We will use real-life searching examples to highlight the process involved in developing and undertaking basic searches.

Workshop requirements: You will need to bring your NHS Athens login. To register or receive a reminder of your login details go to:



Please bring with you a laptop or tablet, so that you can fully take part in the day. We will be undertaking searches as part of the workshop.

Event Date: 4 November 2019 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Closing Date: Bookings closed

Category: Regional CPD Event

Trainer: Michelle Maden

About the trainer:

Location: Maldron Hotel, Newcastle