Research

Writing and Publishing

Writing well is an important skill and directly 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.

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If you need help with a topic not covered in one of the scheduled classes or would like to schedule a library class presentation, please fill the 'Request a class instructional session form' or contact the Reference Desk.

Search Skills: Medline, PubMed, Cinahl

Learn to search these resources with speed and skill in this drop-in class.

Registration is not required.

Introduction to EndNote

Endnote, a leading citation management software program, manages all your citations and automatically converts them to the citation style you need. In this hands-on class, you will learn how to store, search and select references, then insert them automatically into your word processing document. 

The software can be downloaded for free by all those affiliated with Columbia University. Please download and install EndNote before class. If you experience difficulties contact hs-library@columbia.edu or arrive 10 minutes early to class. There will also be desktop computers with EndNote installed available for practice during the session.

Registration is required.