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Quality Improvement and Patient Safety (MScQIPS)

This guide is intended to assist students in the MSc in IHPME (Quality Improvement and Patient Safety concentration) with their literature review and other research projects.

Tutorials for using Health Science databases

Need to brush up on your database searching skills?
Take a look at this Comprehensive Searching in the Sciences & Health Sciences Guide for tips and tutorials on how to search Medline, CINAHL, Web of Science, & Scopus.

Health Sciences


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More Databases

Computer Science

Business and Current Events

Dissertation Indexes

Google Scholar

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Google Scholar Database

1. Click here to go to Google Scholar
2. Click Scholar Preferences
3. Under Library Links, type University of Toronto
4. Click Find Library
5. Click the box, University of Toronto Libraries - Get It! U of Toronto
6. If you use Refworks, check '...import citations into Refworks'
7. Click Save Preferences
8. If the item is available at UofT, you will see check for print at UofT in your Google Scholar search results.

For more help, try:

Google Scholar Advanced Search Tips