This e-learning gives a good working knowledge of PubMed. An explanation of the content, the automatic term mapping, Medical Subject Headings (MeSH), history, filters and other options are given.


This course is an individually taken e-learning course.

    Target audience

    PhD candidates who are going to work with PubMed and like to know more aoubt the system.

    Study load

    2.5 hours, which is comparable to 0.1 ECTS.


    PubMed Basics (distant learning)


      No certificate is issued.

      Course coordinator

      F.S. van Etten-Jamaludin / Medical Library /


      Go to the website of the Medical Library (intranet only).

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