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Welcome to Finding Evidence-based Information for Health Sciences Students

Health sciences research in the context of this hub refers to finding and using information found in journal articles, books, and other sources. This type of health sciences research requires skills and tools that are specific to the field. This hub will help you navigate the process of finding evidence-based health sciences information. It will help you plan your search, use appropriate databases to find information, evaluate information, and write an academic paper. It also includes a glossary of important terms.

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Finding Evidence-based Information for Health Sciences Students by College Libraries Ontario, The Learning Portal is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License, except where otherwise noted.

Note: Other content used in this hub is attributed on the relevant pages.

The hub was created in collaboration with the following institutions and organizations: Algonquin - Opens in a new window , Cambrian - Opens in a new window , Canadore - Opens in a new window , Conestoga - Opens in a new window , Confederation - Opens in a new window , Durham - Opens in a new window , Fanshawe - Opens in a new window , George Brown - Opens in a new window , Georgian - Opens in a new window , Humber - Opens in a new window , Michener, Sault - Opens in a new window Seneca - Opens in a new window , St. Clair - Opens in a new window , St. Lawrence, - Opens in a new window College Libraries Ontario - Opens in a new window , and The Learning Portal - Opens in a new window .

This project was made possible with funding by the Government of Ontario and through eCampusOntario’s support of the Virtual Learning Strategy. To learn more about the Virtual Learning Strategy visit: https://vls.ecampusontario.ca.

LMS Packages for Faculty

LMS Packages for FacultyTo access LMS packages for this resource to import into your courses, visit the LMS Packages page in the Faculty Toolkit - Opens in a new window

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