Your Queensland Health Librarian’s expertise centres on health information and may undertake searching on your behalf. Access to a vast range of databases is provided via CKN. If you are starting on a new topic, refer to the Queensland Health Libraries Subject Guides. You can boost your search skills through training attendance, contact your supporting Queensland Health Library.
Please Note The resources and links in this LibGuide are designed for Queensland Health staff. They may not work for non-Queensland Health employees.
Use search strategies to define your question.
PICO = Patient or Problem + Intervention/Exposure/Prognasitc Factor + Comparison + OutcomeFormulate an Answerable Question (Tutorial) Oxford University
Not sure which website to start with? This table explains what you will find on QH Libraries and CKN.
•To search databases.
•To access online training for databases.
Plan S is an initiative for Open Access publishing that was launched in September 2018. The plan is supported by cOAlition S, an international consortium of research funders. Plan S requires that, from 2021, scientific publications that result from research funded by public grants must be published in compliant Open Access journals or platforms.