Learning Resources

How to Develop a Search Strategy for a Cochrane Review

This manual by K Naumann of the Cochrane Haematological Malignancies Group outlines in clear language the process of developing a search strategy for your review. Examples are provided.

Education Focused Journals

Distance Learning Online Resources

Open Courseware Consortium Library Science  http://www.ocwconsortium.org is a collaboration of higher education institutions and associated organizations from around the world creating a broad and deep body of open educational content using a shared model.

WISE http://www.wiseeducation.org is a consortium of University Libraries providing Web-based Information Science Education. Your university must be a WISE member for students to take courses offered by other WISE institutions.

Mohawk College Library & Information Technology Diploma


Health Sciences

John Hopkins University School of Public Health – Free online public health courses and materials from OCW http://ocw.jhsph.edu/index.cfm

Computer Science

Udacity http://www.udacity.com/

Free courses from some of the leading Universities in the United States https://www.edx.org/


PharmGuide – a guide to the best drug information resources available that are free. Created and maintained by the Pharmacy and Drug Information Section of the Medical Library Association



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