Instruction and Guides, BML

Looking to pick up some tips for PubMed searching?  Want to learn how to use EndNote or PowerPoint effectively?  Here are some of our instructional offerings.  If you have a specific question, you can always just Ask A Librarian or for a more in-depth topic, set up a Consultation.

  • Classes and Workshops for the Current Quarter - register online!
    We offer classes on major search tools like PubMed and Google, classes on citation management tools, and classes on productivity software found in our Information Commons.
  • Tutorials
    Links to online self-paced learning materials on our key databases.
  • Database guides - quick reference guides to key databases:
    BIOSIS
    PubMed
    PsycINFO
    Web of Science
  • Bibliographic Software
    Learn more about EndNote and RefWorks at UCSD including a comparison chart to help you choose the product that's best for your needs, as well as information on getting information into these tools from key UCSD databases.
  • NIH Public Access Policy: How to Comply
    Is your research funded by NIH? New policies go into effect in 2008 requiring that research articles arising from NIH funds be made available via PubMed Central. Learn more about how to ensure your articles are accessible.

Specialized Resource Guides by Topic:

Biology:

Medical Sciences:

Looking for something beyond the life sciences? Browse the complete UCSD Libraries' site for Internet Guides...