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Upcoming Classes

How to Make the Case for Integrating Health Literacy Throughout Your Organization

Guest Speaker: Alison Caballero, Director of Programs and Services, and Christopher Trudeau, Associate Professor, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Center for Health Literacy

Dec 13, 2017
10:00am - 11:00am
Location: Online Region/Office: SCR

Navigating WebEx

Join Annette Parde-Maass (MCR Education and Outreach Coordinator) for a special December Breezing session as she demonstrates how to interact in WebEx using annotation tools, chat, and other resources.

Dec 20, 2017
11:00am - 12:00pm
Location: Online Region/Office: MCR

Keeping up with PubMed- On Demand Online

This class is offered continuously on demand. If you have any registration questions, please contact Ashley Cuffia at acuffia@hshsl.umaryland.edu

Repeats every month until Sun Dec 30 2018.
Nov 14, 2017, Dec 1, 2017, Jan 1, 2018, Feb 1, 2018, Mar 1, 2018, Apr 1, 2018, May 1, 2018, Jun 1, 2018, Jul 1, 2018, Aug 1, 2018, Sep 1, 2018, Oct 1, 2018, Nov 1, 2018, Dec 1, 2018 Location: Online Region/Office: SEA CHIS DIS

2018 MeSH Highlights

On January 5, 2018, join NLM staff for a highlights tour of the 2018 Medical Subject Headings (MeSH). A 20-minute presentation will feature the change of contraindications from subheading to MeSH heading; new publication types; updates to classification of isotopes and radioisotopes; additional terminology for viruses, smoking, and sugars; and restructuring in plant and animal taxonomies.

Jan 5, 2018
1:00pm - 1:30pm
Location: Online Region/Office: NTO CHIS DIS

Bibliometrics, Altmetrics, & the Question of Research Impact

What does it mean for research to be meaningful? How do metrics help and hinder our understanding of research impact? This session addresses the history and evolution of meaningful metrics in higher education.

Jan 17, 2018
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Location: Online Region/Office: PNR CHIS DIS

Moving from Data to Health Equity Action: County Health Rankings and Roadmaps

Join MAR and County Health Rankings and Roadmaps to learn about Moving from Data to Health Equity Action!

Jan 10, 2018
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Location: Online Region/Office: MAR

Keeping up with PubMed- On Demand Online

This class is offered continuously on demand. If you have any registration questions, please contact Ashley Cuffia at acuffia@hshsl.umaryland.edu

Repeats every month until Sun Dec 30 2018.
Nov 14, 2017, Dec 1, 2017, Jan 1, 2018, Feb 1, 2018, Mar 1, 2018, Apr 1, 2018, May 1, 2018, Jun 1, 2018, Jul 1, 2018, Aug 1, 2018, Sep 1, 2018, Oct 1, 2018, Nov 1, 2018, Dec 1, 2018 Location: Online Region/Office: SEA CHIS DIS

Online tutorials, videos, and other instructional materials


Results for: Date Last Revised From 14-Jun-2017 To 11-Dec-2017 .

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1. PubMed Tools and ORCIDs for Authors
Description: Disambiguating common author names is tough in any field — but if your published research is cited in PubMed, we can help you find your citations, create a bibliography, and share your publication list with others. We'll talk about the advantage of quickly registering for a free, unique identifier that will remain constant - even if your name changes. You will learn about NCBI tools for author disambiguation and the advantages of tying your publications together with an ORCID.
Format: MP4 Video / Quick Tour
Subjects: PubMed
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 15-Nov-2017

2. How the National Library of Medicine Can Add Value to Your mHealth app
Description: Numerous systematic reviews of health-related mobile apps reveal they lack evidence based content. A major challenge to including evidence based content in apps is how to efficiently find accurate, credible, and vetted content. The National Library of Medicine houses the largest biomedical library in the world and provides numerous expert-developed online resources on disease and health education. In this webinar, Susan Halpin of the National Library of Medicine will introduce attendees to those resources, give examples of how they can and have been used in mobile apps, and discuss funding opportunities offered by the NLM.
Format: Silverlight Video / Webinar
Subjects: Clinical Medicine, Health Care Technology, MedlinePlus
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 07-Nov-2017

3. LinkOut for Libraries: From Icons to Full Text and Everything in Between
Description: National Library of Medicine staff present an overview of the LinkOut for Libraries program. The three services, LinkOut, Outside Tool, and LinkOut Local, are discussed as well as solutions to common problems such as duplicate icons.
Format: Silverlight Video / Webinar
Subjects: LinkOut
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 31-Oct-2017

4. PubMed Journal Selection and the Changing Landscape of Scholarly Communication
Description: NLM staff describe selection policies and procedures for MEDLINE and PubMed Central.
Format: Silverlight Video / Webinar
Subjects: MEDLINE, PubMed, PubMed Central
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 12-Oct-2017

5. Advanced PubMed Searching Resource Packet
Description: A listing of search resources for PubMed, including subheadings and search tags.
Format: PDF / Pamphlet
Subjects: PubMed
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 01-Oct-2017

6. UMLS REST API: Paging through results.
Description: A video tutorial showing how to perform paging through data retrieved using the UMLS REST API when results are contained on more than one retrievable page.
Format: MP4 Video / Video Tutorial
Subjects: Terminology, UTS, Unified Medical Language System (UMLS)
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 27-Sep-2017

7. ToxTutor
Description: ToxTutor is a self-paced tutorial covering key principles of toxicology for users of the National Library of Medicine (NLM) chemical and toxicology databases.
Format: HTML / Web Tutorial
Subjects: Drugs and Chemicals, Environmental Health, Toxicology
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 25-Sep-2017

8. PubMed: Exploding the Medical Subject Headings (MeSH)
Description: Learn about a critical component of the search functionality of PubMed (SCORM version).
Format: ZIP / SCORM Package
Subjects: PubMed
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 28-Aug-2017

9. PubMed: Find a Known Citation
Description: Find an article from the author, journal source, publication date or other citation data using PubMed (SCORM version).
Format: ZIP / SCORM Package
Subjects: PubMed
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 28-Aug-2017

10. Create a Collection
Description: How to save your PubMed search results in Collections (SCORM version).
Format: ZIP / SCORM Package
Subjects: PubMed
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 25-Aug-2017