We regularly organize webinars in collaboration with our partners and kindred organisations to highlight and explain some of the resources or platforms that they have made available through Research4Life.

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Upcoming webinars

GOALI: Law and social science research25 March 2021
ORCID (details will follow)14 and 21 April 2021

Webinar recordings

Using Research4Life

Joining and using Research4Life

Learn how institutions can join and use Research4Life. Our experts answer frequently asked questions and explain how you can check what is available in your country and organization. Download the PowerPoint.

Summon and Google Scholar

This webinar helps you build an effective search strategy via Summon or Google Scholar to search across Research4Life programs. Download the PowerPoint.

Using platforms offered by Research4Life partners

Cab Abstracts

CAB Abstracts holds over 11.6 million records in applied life sciences from over 120 countries in 50 languages.

Cambridge Core

Cambridge Core by Cambridge University Press offers high-quality, peer-reviewed journals in a wide range of subjects.


Dimensions Plus by Digital Science connects research papers with information about funding, patents and much more.


Embase uncovers drug-disease relationships and drug-drug interactions. Webinar also available in Spanish and French.

FSTA Database

FSTA by IFIS Publishing contains information on food and health sciences. Download the PowerPoint.


In March 2020 PubMed released an update with lots of new features. Research4Life users can access this new version. Download the PowerPoint.

Improve your research skills


Learn how INASP supports researchers in low- and middle-income countries in publishing and communicating their research – and discover AuthorAID, a global network of researchers. Download the PowerPoint.

Researcher Academy

Researcher Academy is a free platform by Elsevier with research training: from the beginnings of research preparation, through the publishing process, all the way to demonstrating impact. Download the PowerPoint.