Working for Cochrane

About Cochrane

Staff induction - includes a general introduction to Cochrane.

Cochrane Editorial and Publishing Policy Resource

Cochrane Training

Cochrane Training - see the Cochrane Community page for online training, workshops and handbooks.

CRS Web training - Webinars, short videos and PDF guides.

CIS handbook - the professional development chapter contains information on CIS specific training and development

Information Specialist Executive

The Cochrane Information Specialists' (CIS) Executive welcomes your feedback on any and all issues related to the performance of your role as a Cochrane Information Specialist, as well as on any aspect of the functioning of the Executive.

  • Send your comments, questions or concerns to the Cochrane Information Specialists' Executive
  • Current Members
  • Agendas and minutes from past Cochrane Information Specialists' and Information Specialists' Executive meetings are available in Archie under the "Files" sub-folder of the "Information Specialists' Forum" folder.
  • Information Specialists' Executive workplans are available in in Archie under the "Files" sub-folder of the "Information Specialists' Forum" folder.

Information Specialist job description

Information Specialist job description – a sample job description,  intended as a template, containing a range of responsibilities that may be expected of a full-time Cochrane Information Specialist (CIS).