Michigan State University

Tutorial Series for COM Students, Residents and Other Affiliates at Hospitals

The tutorials below were designed and created by MSU-COM’s Statewide Campus System and the MSU Libraries to provide assistance to COM residents and other MSU affiliates located in hospitals across the state.  To learn more about these tutorials, please read this handout (pdf).

*Adobe Flash Player may be required to view these tutorials. A free download is available here.

16 min 07 seconds

Created by Dr. Eric Zemper; Medical Education Specialist, MSU-COM Statewide Campus System

This tutorial describes the various stages involved when evaluating medical research articles or studies.

6 min 58 seconds
Created by Dr. Donald Sefcik, DO, MBA ; Senior Associate Dean & Professor of Family Medicine, MSU-COM

This tutorial describes the various steps involved in creating a case presentation.

6 min 50 seconds
Created by Heidi Schroeder, MLIS; Health Sciences Librarian, MSU Libraries

Learn how to access electronic journals, databases, and books available through the MSU Libraries.

6 min 47 seconds
Created by Heidi Schroeder, MLIS ; Health Sciences Librarian, MSU Libraries

This tutorial briefly describes five medical databases: PubMed/Medline, the Cochrane Library, MDConsult, PsycINFO, and Web of Science.

6 min 0 seconds
Created by Heidi Schroeder, MLIS ; Health Sciences Librarian, MSU Libraries

This tutorial demonstrates basic search strategies, which will help you search medical databases.