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Basis of scientific searches

Tutorials from your Healh sciences librarians:  Short video to improve your search skills.

Scoping Review or Systematic Review ??

If you need more information on synthesis reviews, the steps to follow, the tools available, etc... consult the guide for Systematic Review


And don't forget to open your account on Covidence

Libguide for Covidence


Introduction to the New PUBMED

PubMed has changed !! A series of video clips that will teach you how to use the new PubMed :

S'y retrouver dans les outils ! / Tools to navigate the literature ?

Citations ? References ? Bibliographies ?

Citation Style

Citing could be tricky ! Please take a look on these resources to understand/learn how to cite:

  • Research for Essay Writing in English: Citing your sources (APA, MLA, Chicago)
  • Research for Technical Report Writing: Citing your sources  (APA, MLA)
  • For French adaptation of citations style, consult "Recherche pour rédaction des travaux universitaires en français" : Citer vos sources (APA, MLA, Chicago et Francisation...)


Citation Managers: your student life savers !!

See the libguide Citation Management for overview of the products.  These documents give you step-by-step instructions to the main functions of various citation managers, such as: Creating an account; Creating folders; Exporting references; Removing duplicates; Creating a bibliography and more...

About this libguide...

This online guide is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International license. This guide is attributed to Marie-Cécile Domecq

The page Self-Leaning Video is attributed to Karine Fournier under the licence CC BY-NC-SA 4.0

If you have questions, or if you run into problems that the guide does not address, please e-mail Marie-Cécile Domecq at