Classes for Individuals or Groups

Classes, orientations, tours, or individual sessions for assistance on a research project may be arranged by appointment. We are also happy to work with faculty to incorporate library instruction into the curriculum.

To schedule time with a librarian, please contact the Instruction, Research & Outreach department at: or call 503-494-3462.

Topics we can cover with you or your group could include, but are not limited to:

  • CINAHL (Cumulative Index for Nursing and Allied Health Literature)
  • Citation Management (EndNote, Papers, RefWorks, Zotero, etc.)
  • Citation Searching: Who Is Citing You?
  • EBSCOHost Research Databases
  • Evidence Based Practice
  • Finding Full-Text
  • Finding Health Information for Your Patients
  • MEDLINE (PubMed or Ovid interface)
  • NCBI Resources
  • PsycINFO
  • Surveys Made Easy

Class cost

Library Database classes are free for OHSU Faculty, Staff and Students.  Cost for non-OHSU people is $25.00 except the Surveys Made Easy class is $50.00. 

For more information on course content, payment information or to cancel a class call 503-494-3462, or email:

List of library instructors

Online tutorials