Introduction to literature searching

Thu, 5 October 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM

Learn how to create a well-thought-out search strategy to efficiently find literature on your topic. 

This workshop will cover: 

  • Overview of tools and resources available in the Library 
  • How to find background information  
  • How to translate your research questions into a search strategy 
  • Identify relevant databases to find literature on your topic 
  • Run a basic search in key databases like ProQuest and Google Scholar 
  • How to save, share or set up alerts for your search. 


Any UTS staff or postgraduate researcher who are new to using Library resources 

This workshop will be delivered online via zoom. Participants can attend the workshop in real time, or access the recording at their convenience.

This session is facilitated by the UTS Library Scholarly Services team.
Find out more about how UTS Library supports researchers.

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Introduction, research skills, literature searching, workshop, Google Scholar, ProQuest, database searching
Last updated 1st September, 2023 2:57 pm