All Tipsheets

You can get a printed copy of a Tipsheet at the Library Service Desk.  Printable List of All the Tipsheets.

DUMC Library Getting Started - Resources & Services
Offers an overview of the resources and services available through the Library.

Finding an Article or Journal
Learn the easiest way find a specific article using PubMed or CINAHL. Directions and tips on finding a journal using the Online Catalog or the E-Journals page.

Remote Access to Resources
Overview of the various ways to access the Library resources from remote locations.

PubMed: Basics
Offers basic tips to get started searching PubMed.

PubMed MyNCBI: Saving Searches/Setting Up Filters
Learn how to save your search strategy in PubMed and save time by filtering your searches through self-selected filters such as age, study design, or Duke-owned.

PubMed: Table of Contents Email Delivery
Learn how to have a journal's Table of Contents sent to your email each month.

CINAHL: Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health
Tips to help you define your topic, choose appropriate terms, combine search statements, and refine your search strategy.

CINAHL: Finding Research Instruments & Questionnaires
Outlines some approaches that CINAHL offers in finding information about research instruments and questionnaires.

Embase: Getting Started
Quick tips for getting started in Embase.

EndNote: Finding Full Text
Instructions for setting up EndNote to find full-text for the citations in your EndNote libraries.

EndNote: Importing Citations into EndNote from EBSCO, Embase, Cochrane and Ovid
Step-by-step instructions for setting up EndNote and importing citations.

EndNote: Saving and Importing from PubMed into EndNote
Step-by-step instructions on importing, plus tips on getting started with MS Word

Creating Links to Journal Articles
Creating links to articles is the best way to share content protected by copyright.