Tutorials & Help Sheets

Finding Articles


Full-text access to most of the library’s ejournals. Includes one-click retrieval of PDF articles.


Using the PubMed interface, search MEDLINE, PubMed Central, and Bookshelf. Focus is: biomedicine, health fields, and related disciplines.


Biomedical and pharmaceutical database containing all MEDLINE’s citations and many unique citations from around the world.

Web of Science

Interdisciplinary article database useful for forward citation searching and analyzing article impact.


Using the Ovid interface, search MEDLINE, a biomedical database focusing mainly on the health sciences. 

Managing Citations

EndNote (for Mac)

Resources to help you use EndNote on your Mac computer.

EndNote (for Windows)

Resources to help you use EndNote on your Windows computer.

Special Topics

Evidence Based Medicine (EBM)

Sources that explain Evidence Based Medicine (EBM) formulas and concepts.

Research Impact

Determine scholarly impact of your research. Use research impact when conducting research assessment.

Systematic Reviews

Guidance on the methods for conducting systematic reviews and on the systematic review services offered by the library.


Use My NCBI to create a Science Experts Network Curriculum Vitae (SciENcv).

Scholarly Publishing

Guidance on the publishing process from designing research to deciding in which journal to publish.

NIH Compliance

Submit final peer-reviewed journal manuscripts arising from NIH funds.

Searching Skills

Guidance for basic, advanced, and systematic review searching in databases. 

Contact Us


If you have any questions, or need further assistance, please contact us!

p: (317) 274-7182
e: medlref@iupui.edu