Duke Medical Center Library & Archives
May 2021 Archive
What Review is Right for You?
Posted On: Monday, May 24, 2021 - 00:00 by Sarah Cantrell
Many researchers say they want to conduct a systematic review, only to be dismayed by the amount of time, effort, skill, and teamwork required to pull off that feat. Even with time and a good team, the research question might not be best suited to systematic review methodology.
There are actually many other review methodologies that researchers can choose depending on their research question. We've put together a guide to make the distinctions between review types easier to understand and to help guide you in selecting the best methodology for your research question. Our guide includes links to helpful resources, including the newly updated ...MORE
Categories: Resource Updates
Tags: systematic reviews
Finding Quality in Qualitative Data
Posted On: Sunday, May 23, 2021 - 00:28 by Beverly Murphy
This class will give attendees the tools to identify high-quality qualitative research. It is ideal for individuals who do not conduct qualitative work but want to be able to evaluate it critically. Mon. June 21; 9-10a; ONLINE ONLY. This class is FREE but registration is required.MORE
Expanded Hours for Library Spaces Starting June 1
Posted On: Saturday, May 15, 2021 - 13:43 by Megan von Isenburg
Starting June 1, 2021, spaces at the Medical Center Library & Archives will be available for additional hours, including nights and weekends! Work and study apaces will be available Monday – Friday, 8 am – 11 pm and Saturday – Sunday, 12 pm – 6 pm.MORE
Share Your Student Experiences with Us!
Posted On: Monday, May 3, 2021 - 08:09 by Rebecca Williams
Calling all students!
As we approach the end of the academic year, we invite you to share your experiences and perspectives for preservation in the Duke Medical Center Archives. We want to collect documentation of students’ experiences before this history is lost to memory.
We have a short form that asks some reflective questions about your experiences as a health professional student during a worldwide pandemic. It also provides a place for you to upload photographs, videos, or audio recordings that document your year.
These questions are designed to be flexible and are all optional. Your answers will go directly to the Archives and not to school administrators or faculty. You may also...MORE