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Waidner-Spahr Library

Please see our Library Services Updates: Summer & Fall 2021 website for the most up-to-date information about library services.

Health Studies: Online Tutorials & Help

Online resources to support the interdisciplinary Health Studies program at Dickinson College. Some resources are restricted to those currently affiliated with Dickinson.

Tutorials & Online Help for Health Studies Resources

There are a large number of online tutorials and guides available for PubMed and other health studies databases and resources.  This page includes only a select few.   Dickinson students, faculty and staff wanting personalized help may contact the Health Studies liaison librarian, Theresa Arndt or use the Waidner-Spahr Library Ask A Librarian service.

PubMed Tutorials & Online Help

Basics of PubMed - video 2:47 (see note)

NOTE: the first 2 min. 47 seconds of this video give a nice overview of basic PubMed searching.  As a Dickinson researcher, make sure you use the "PubMed with Dickinson Links" version of PubMed from the Library website.  The Dickinson version of PubMed will provide the full-text links accessible to you.

PubMed® Online Training

National Library of Medicine site for learning specific features and advanced PubMed searching techniques.

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