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Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences

Subject guide for all QUB Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences students and staff

Training and support

Richard Fallis, Subject Librarian for Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences, offers various forms of training and support to QUB students and staff, on-line via Teams and in-person as required. 


One-to-one/small group tutorials

Usually lasting up to 1 hour, tutorials may be scheduled to cover Library basics, database searching, and managing references using EndNote. To schedule a tutorial, please email Richard Fallis.


Large group sessions

These are usually timetabled sessions organised by staff in the School of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences. If you are a module co-ordinator, and would like to incorporate a Library training session into your module, please email Richard Fallis.


Databases and EndNote: online group training sessions

Richard Fallis runs regular database and EndNote training sessions that students and staff are welcome to attend. See below for dates of upcoming training, and click the relevant links to register. These training sessions are currently delivered online via MS Teams and are recorded for accessibility purposes.

To register for any of the sessions below, please email Richard Fallis.

Ovid MEDLINE for Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences

Thursday 28th March 2024 10:00 - 11:00

Thursday 18th April 2024 10:00 - 11:00

Web of Science Core Collection and Scopus for Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences

Monday 8th April 2024 10:00 - 11:00

Wednesday 24th April 2024 10:00 - 11:00

EndNote for reference management for Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences

Friday 22nd March 2024 10:00 - 11:30

Thursday 11th April 2024 10:00 - 11:30

Tuesday 30th April 2024 10:00 - 11:30

Open research and publication fee queries

Student and staff queries about open research, journal publication fees, and the university's Research Portal should be directed to the Library's Open Research Team:

Alternatively, lots of useful information relating to these topics can be found in the Library's Open Access subject guide:

Essay writing and statistics support

Unfortunately, the Library is unable to offer essay writing or statistics support.

Undergraduate students should contact the QUB Learning Development Service for support in these areas:

Postgraduate students should contact the QUB Graduate School:

In addition, all undergraduate and postgraduate students at Queen's can get statistics support from the EPS Mathematics & Statistics Helpdesk (MASH):