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Dentistry

The guides, tutorials and links below will help to develop your information and digital literacy in your subject area.

Dentistry Library subject guide

Find your subject librarian, and useful resources for your subject in this Library guide to Dentistry.

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Harvard referencing

Guide to the TUOS standard Harvard referencing style used by Dentistry.

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Planning for a clinical database search: PICO analysis

Learn how to use PICO analysis to help you plan your search. This guide is for University of Sheffield students only. If you are off campus you will be prompted to login via MUSE.

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Databases

Useful databases for Dentistry include Medline via Ovid and PubMed; and Scopus, and Web of Science, two very comprehensive online databases covering all subjects. Use our short guides to learn how to search them effectively.

Using Medline via Ovid: video guide

Learn how to use the Medline via Ovid database with our video guide (sound required). You can watch the embedded video below or go to Kaltura for a larger resolution.

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Using PubMed: video guide

Learn how to use the PubMed database with our video guide (sound required). You can watch the embedded video below or go to Kaltura for a larger resolution.

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Using Web of Science: video guide

Learn how to use the Web of Science database with our video guide (sound required). You can watch the embedded video below or go to Kaltura for a larger resolution.

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Using Scopus: video guide

Learn how to use the Scopus database with our video guide (sound required). You can watch the embedded video below or go to Kaltura for a larger resolution.

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