Narrative Service

The Narrative Service  (a unique feature of PubPharm) enables a precise and variable-structured literature search allowing users to specify the relationships between different pharmaceutical concepts (including active substances, dosage forms, plant families, targets, laboratory methods, etc.) in the query.

In detail, users enter their information needs (research question) in the form of a subject-predicate-object relationship in the query builder. In addition, structured literature overviews can be generated by using variables on pharmacy-relevant concepts as subjects or objects.

The Narrative Service can be accessed via

Three video tutorials explain the main functions of the Narrative Service:

The PubPharm help provides more information on searching with the Narrative Service.

You can find more information material about PubPharm features here.