University of Bergen Library
Course by the Medical Library

Course in PubMed and Embase on October 18, 2023

Free course for students and employees at the Faculty of Medicine and Helse Bergen

Main content

PubMed and Embase are major biomedical article databases with an overlap in content of about 30-40%. 

The main topics of this course are: 
- How to use text word search
- How to search with subject headings
- How to manage your search results

Various features of PubMed and Embase are demonstrated. Participants are advised to actively use these databases during the course. The main focus of this course is on PubMed.

The course language is English unless all participants speak Norwegian. Minimum 7 participants, maximum 24. 
The course will be at the Medical Library, with reservations regarding changes in the number of participants allowed in the course room. Digital participation via Zoom is possible. The Zoom-link for the course will be sent in advance to registered participants.

Please use the registration form to register for this course.

If you have questions related to this course, please contact Barbara Hammer.