Cochrane Library: Conducting Advanced Searches


Learn how to do advanced searches in the Cochrane Library through this webinar. Register now and save your seat!

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This session is designed for beginner and intermediate Cochrane Library users who are interested in gaining a better understanding of the Cochrane Library's search features and creating effective searches.


An overview of the search options in the Cochrane Library will be covered in this webinar, including the recently added PICO Search BETA.

You will learn how to use each search tab to perform comprehensive searching of the Cochrane Library, using both free text and Medical Subject Headings (MeSH). Also, you will gain insights on working with search results, including using filters, exporting citations and sorting results.

Key Highlights:

  • How to search using Medical Subject Headings (MeSH)?
  • New feature: PICO SearchBETA
  • Learn how to create complex searches in search manager including search syntax.

Presenter(s)

Colleen Finley - Product Manager, Wiley

Colleen Finley

Product Manager, Wiley

With over 34 years of experience in publishing, Colleen has an extensive background in product management for digital platforms, with emphasis on database creation and search. As a Product Manager for Wiley Online Library and Cochrane Library search, she evaluates user needs and creates requirements for new features. Prior to joining Wiley, Colleen worked at Elsevier as Online Product manager for Embase.