Courses: Databases

CINAHL, AMED and Psychological Databases

You will get an introduction to the CINAHL literature database (Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature), AMED (the Allied and complementary medicine database) and other psychological databases.
Handout (PDF, 2 MB)


In addition to the approximately 5200 journals recorded in Medline, an additional approximately 1800 scholarly journals are evaluated, and annually approximately 250 conference reports are added.
In our course you will learn the search functions in EMBASE and the distinction to PubMed.

Literature Research for Health Professions

This course will give you an overview of the information resources that are relevant in your field.
Handout (PDF, 556 KB)


You will get an introduction to the most important medical literature database PubMed (Medline). By means of examples we will show you the structure and searching options of the databases.
Handout (PDF, 691 KB)