Using Europe PMC for effective literature research

This webinar will explain how to find and access relevant scientific literature and show how you can follow the latest developments in your scientific field. It will cover searches by topic and author, searches for associated research data, as well as advanced options for building complex queries.

Europe PMC ( is an open biomedical literature database including PubMed indexed articles, preprints, micropublications and more.

This webinar is aimed at scientists who want to optimise their literature searches. No prior knowledge of bioinformatics is required, but an undergraduate level understanding of biology would be useful.

DOI: A database to search the worldwide life sciences literature

Keywords: Literature search, peer reviewed articles, Europe PMC, Preprints, Data links, Annotations, Europe PMC, ORCID

Additional information

Resource type: Life Science Literature Database, Life Sciences Literature Database

Authors: Dayane Araujo

Contributors: Michael Parkin