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Academic Research: Self-Guided Learning

Academic Research


  • My NCBI is a free tool from NCBI and NLM. This tool allows users to create email alerts, save searches, filter searchers, create a bibliography, create and manage saved searchers, create and use bibliography, manage collections and recent activity.  Sign up to NCBI at the NCBI.
  • SciENcv - Science Expert Networking Curriculum Vitae is research profile system on government funded research. This system is available in My NCBI. 


Published Article

  • Lindsey WT, Olin BR. PubMed searches: overview and strategies for clinicians. Nutr Clin Pract. 2013 Apr;28(2):165-76.






EndNote is licensed citation management tool. This tool allows users to created reference and reference-related materials by creating citation libraries, collaborate with peers, cite reference, and create citation bibliographies. 


EndNote Training Guides 

Selecting EndNote 




Zotero - free open source citation tool for collection, organization, citation, and sharing published scholarly research.  Zotero is developed by independent non-profit organization. Installation is available for MAC, Windows, and Linux 

 MyNCBI Training

NLM NCBI training on navigation and settings for saving PubMed searches, collection, bibliography, and other features.

SciENcv: Science Experts Network Curriculum Vitae

 EndNote Training

What is new in EndNote 20? 

EndNote 20 essentials (Windows) (class recording) 



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