Education & CPD

Getting the most from your library: advanced library searching techniques

5.0NMBI CEUs

* These prices include online discounts - prices may be higher if booked over the phone or in person.

add to basket or download application form   Contact the PDC on 01 664 0641
  •   Date: Thursday, 24 August 2017
  •   Registration: Thursday, 24 August 2017 09:45
  •   Start: Thursday, 24 August 2017 10:00
  •   End: Thursday, 24 August 2017 16:00
  •   Location: PDC Centre, Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation, Whitworth Building, North Brunswick Street, Dublin 7

Description

This one-day course is aimed at registered nurses and midwives who would like to develop their searching skills in order to effectively find the most relevant information for clinical practice, reflection, and policy development. This course will also be of benefit to those who are undertaking or about to commence post registration academic programmes.  Contact 01-6640614 for further information.
  • Thursday, 24 August 2017

  • 09:45
    Registration
  • 10:00
    Welcome and Introduction
  • 10:15
    Adavanced Searching Techniques
  • 11:15
    Break
  • 11:30
    Practical Session - Advanced Searching
  • 13:00
    Lunch
  • 13:45
    Relevant and Evaluation of Web resources
  • 14:15
    Managing Information Managaing Information Practical Session
  • 15:30
    Questions and Answers
  • 16:00
    Close
  •   Location: PDC Centre, Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation, Whitworth Building, North Brunswick Street, Dublin 7
Reading List

For access to any of the references below, please contact the library. e: library@inmo.ie, t: 01 6640614

  1. Wakefield, A., (2015) Synthesising the literature as part of a literature review, Nursing Standard, pp. 44–51..

  2. Ward-Smith, P., (2016) The fine print of literature reviews, Urologic Nursing, pp. 253-254.

  3. Leen, B., Bell, M. and McQuillan, P., (2014) Evidence-based practice: A practice manual .

  4. Rohan, A., (2013) The Write Method , World of Irish Nursing and Midwifery, pp 39.

  5. Fowler, J., (2007) Reflective writing, thinking and writing at masters level: a reflective passage, British Journal of Nursing, pp 887-90.

  6. Rose, J., (2011) Get to the point, Nursing Standard, pp 61.

  7. Thompson, A. & Horne, C., (2011) It’s Academic, Nursing Standard, pp 6.

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