Systematic Review Advisory Service
The Health Sciences Library offers an advisory service for Columbia University students, faculty and staff conducting systematic reviews.
- Finding and assessing systematic reviews
- Developing a systematic review
- Software programs for preparing and maintaining systematic reviews
- Characteristics of a successful systematic review
- Additional training opportunities to improve your systematic review skills
When reserving a consultation slot indicate your interest in the systematic review service, your topic and any steps you may have taken so far.
To register select a class from the scheduled classes calendar and complete the form with your name and email.
- Don't Get Tangled, Get Organized! Tips and Tricks on Making Your More Efficient
- EndNote for Mac Users
- Get Ahead of the Curve from the Get-Go: Tools and Strategies for Finding Information
- EndNote for PC Users
- Research Cookbook: Recipes for a Successful Project (3 part series)
- So You Want To Do a Systematic Review?
- Identifying Studies for Systematic Reviews
If you need help with a topic not covered in one of the scheduled classes or would like to schedule a library class presentation use the Request a class instructional session form.
Writing and Publishing Resources
Writing well is an important skill and affects research dissemination. The following resources, many of which can be accessed completely online, combined with in-person assistance from staff can help with the writing process.
- Style Guides
- Proposal and Grant Writing Resources
- Research Paper, Thesis and Dissertation Resources
- Publishing in Professional Journal Resources
- Citation Management Software
- Avoiding Plagiarism
- Copyright & Fair Use
- NIH Public Access Policy Compliance (CUL's Scholarly Communication Program)
- NIH requirement for disclosure of financial conflict of interest