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IMGS 606/607 Imaging Science: Takeaway: Info. Research career skills


Takeaway: Multiple search choices

You have many options to search for information while at RIT and in your profession work environment:

  1. GoogleScholar with library app called More@RIT
  2. Summon which is the library's webpage search box . Look for the yellow MORE library app
  3. Library catalog
  4. Library journal listing
  5. Specific databases: Pubmed, Web of Science, ScienceDirect, etc.

Takeaway: Best type of article to retrieve

  1. original research article (Primary source)
  2. **dataset journal article (original data only)
  3. systematic reviewed journal articles
  4. meta-analysis reviewed journal articles
  5. Random controlled trials (RCT)             ( Pubmed/Medline, Cochrane databases)

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