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Consumer Health



This research guide lists a selection of consumer health resources.  For in-person assistance, or more detailed research questions, please contact Woodward Library.

It is best to consult with a qualified health care professional for answers to your health related questions and concerns.

Key Resources

UBC Sites

Need Research Help?

Attend a Workshop

The Sciences Workshop Series includes a number of health related workshops, including:

  • Introduction to Medline
  • Advanced Medline
  • Introduction to Grey Literature for Health Sciences
  • Beyond Medline: Searching Accross Health Databases
  • Keeping Current

To register for upcoming workshops please see the calendar of upcoming science workshops

Schedule a Research Consult

Do you need in-person assistance or have a more detailed research question? If so, please contact Kathy Hornby to schedule a research consult. Research consults typically take about an hour and cover:

  • Where to search
  • Search strategies
  • Managing references