Upcoming Special Event: Research Webinars
The library is hosting two webinars on research writing and publishing, featuring guest speaker Ximena Alvira MD, PhD. Exclusive to Monash Health.
The Literature Searching guide shows you how to complete an effective literature search from beginning to end. This includes formulating a research question, identifying search terms, searching databases, working with search results, grey literature, and FAQs. Use the tabs at the top of the page to navigate through the guide.
Remember: the Library team provides a range of research support services to Monash Health employees and students. Attend a live webinar, book a research consultation, or request a literature search and get in touch with the Library team if you have any questions.
Literature searches play a fundamental role in evidence-based practice, research, and continuous improvement. Monash Health employees and students engage in many activities which require an effective search for relevant, high-quality literature, including:
Monash Health Library offers a range of library research support services to Monash Health employees and students including research consultations, literature searching, literature summary reports, and co-authorship for publication. Please view the research support services document for specific details and turnaround times.
Library Research Support Services
A research consultation is a one-on-one appointment with a Monash Health librarian for guidance on how to search systematically and incorporate advanced search strategies in your research.
Monash Health employees may request a literature search from the Library. We will:
Monash Health Library provides regular webinars and group training on evidence-based practice. Training related to literature searching includes:
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