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Medicine (HYMS): Information Skills

Welcome. These pages bring together key resources for HYMS. Use the tabs below to find books, ebooks, articles, journal titles and other resources.

Logging in

Some of the materials on this page require your HYMS login to access.

Information Skills 1: Part 1 - Welcome to new Students

Information Skills 1: Part 2 - Introduction to the library and searching

Information skills 2: Medline and Embase

Information Skills 3: EBDM resources

Further resources and links

University online guides, training sessions & webinars

Search skills, critical thinkingreferencing, writing skillsmaths, effective presentation skills, revision skills...

Both the universities of Hull and York  provide general training and support that HYMS students can access. At:

Keeping up-to-date

Alerting services can help you keep track of new developments in your subject area.

Referencing and Academic Integrity

HYMS referencing conventions are available on Blackboard. If unsure please ask your tutor.

Bibliographic management software

Reference managementBibliographic management software helps you organise and cite the references you find.

The Universities support EndNote (Hull and York), Refworks (Hull), Paperpile and Mendeley (York), but other programmes are available.

Regular workshops for EndNote and RefWorks are available at the respective sites.