What You'll Learn
With its mix of online and in-person instruction, you should expect to leave the workshop with a solid foundation of the systematic review process, effective methods for conducting and communicating about systematic reviews, and concrete strategies to demonstrate your expertise at your institution.
This course will cover:
- The basics of a systematic review — study types and methodologies
- Librarian roles on systematic review teams
- Selecting databases and developing search strategies
- Grey literature resources and considerations
- Data management, documentation, and writing for publication
- Strategies to establish your presence and expertise at your home institution
By the end of the course, you should be able to identify:
- Resources for published literature
- Resources for grey literature and unpublished studies
- Techniques for constructing thorough and replicable searches
- Techniques for data management and reporting
- Benefits and barriers to librarian participation on a systematic review team
You’ll also have the opportunity to develop an action plan to establish yourself as a recognized resource for systematic review expertise at your home institution.