Tipsheets

Can I Get That Online?

Can I Get That Online?

Effective Poster Sessions – Presentation

Creating and Presenting Effective Poster Sessions

Find Help – Tipsheets & User Guides

Database Tipsheets & Tutorials

Many of the tipsheets on this page were created by library staff, others are linked materials are created by other libraries or by the database producers.  If you have any questions, please contact us.

EBSCO

OvidSP – Medline

PubMed

Scopus

Web of Knowledge

Interactive Tutorials

Library Tool Guides

On this page we make available tipsheets and how-to guides available on a variety of topics. Some tipsheets are made by the libraries and others are link to official help information. Contact us if you need help.

Bibliographic Management Software

RefWorks

EndNote

EndNote X7

EndNote X6

EndNote X5

EndNote X3

EndNote X2

EndNote X1 (version 11)

EndNote X (version 10)

General Computer Skills

  • Ejercitando con Mi Raton – Spanish-language tutorial teaching basic mouse skills: clicking links, selecting and copying text, and manipulating common web form elements.

Find Resources for Evidence Based Practice

A variety of resources are available to meet the needs of evidence based practice.

Databases & Resources

For a complete list of EBM/EBP resources, visit the Databases by Subject.

Introduction to Evidence-Based Practice

Find Resources for Writing

When you need to write research papers, articles and dissertations, be sure to carefully collect the reference details for the articles and books you will use while writing.

Check with your school or department to see if individual writing tutors are available.  Librarians are not able to review or edit papers but students are welcome to ask specific questions related to the research and writing process.

Selected Style Guides at the Libraries

A variety of additional style guides can be found using the Library Catalog - keyword or title search.

Tools to Use – Help with Citation Styles

  • RefWorks – online tool to help collect, organize and cite research sources, free to UT Health Science Center affiliates, sign up for a personal account at RefWorks
  • EndNote – installed software, available to UT Health Science Center affiliates for individual or department purchases ($79) at the Campus Computer Store
  • Mendeley - free web-based reference manager software and academic social network
  • Zotero - free web browser based reference tool to help you collect, organize, and cite your research sources

Comprehensive Writing Websites

Personal Statements and the Job Search

Scientific and Medical Writing

  • A manual for writers of research papers, theses, and dissertations : Chicago style for students and researchers. Z 253 T929m 2007
  • From research to manuscript: a guide to scientific writing. e-book
  • Medical writing: a guide for clinicians, educators, and researchers. WZ 345 T245c 2011
  • Science research writing for non-native speakers of English. PE 1475 G549s 2011
  • Writing the NIH grant proposal: a step-by-step guide. W 20.5 G355w 2006

APA Style Tips & Tricks

Finding Dissertations

Finding Dissertations

Getting Started with EndNote X

Getting Started with EndNote X

Getting Started with EndNote X1

Getting Started with EndNote X1

Getting Started with EndNote X2

Getting Started with EndNote X2

Getting Started with EndNote X3

Getting Started with EndNote X3