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Upcoming Classes

DIMRC - Disaster Information Management Research Center

Join Robin Taylor (contractor) as she gives an overview of DIMRC, talks about recent disasters, and shares ways on how to stay current, not only with DIMRC but also on how libraries are responding to disasters across the country.

Oct 25, 2017
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: Online Region/Office: MCR

Designing Conference Posters in PowerPoint

This session will present you with design strategies for professional looking posters, such as size specifications, good visual balance, and organizing content. You will see how PowerPoint’s extended menus and tools can be utilized to transform a blank slide to a ready-to-print poster.

Nov 28, 2017
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location: Online Region/Office: MAR

Not Just Bingo: Library Services and Programs for Older Adults

To support older adults in our community, libraries must be prepared to provide dynamic, educational and creative programming. Stacey Lewis, Manager of Adult Programming at St.

Nov 15, 2017
11:00am - 12:00pm
Location: Online Region/Office: MCR

Partnering with Community Health Workers

Guest Speaker: Fernando Martinez, PhD, Professor and Coordinator of the Community Health Worker Program at Northwest Vista College in San Antonio, Texas

Nov 8, 2017
10:00am - 11:00am
Location: Online Region/Office: SCR

Working Together: Building a Library and Public Health Community Partnership For Patient Empowerment

How did Albany Medical College's (AMC) Schaffer Library of Health Sciences (SLHS) and Division of Community Outreach and Medical Education (DivCOME) partner with each other as well as with community-based organizations and public libraries to empower patients and librarians through community and professional development workshops?

Nov 14, 2017
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: Online Region/Office: MAR CHIS DIS

Health Issues in the Headlines: Learning to Read Between the Lines

This November session of "Health Issues in the Headlines" is a free asynchronous class on the Moodle learning platform. The class will be available starting November 1 and will close at the end of the day on November 30.

Nov 1, 2017 to Nov 30, 2017 Location: Online Region/Office: PNR CHIS DIS

How the National Library of Medicine (NLM) Can Add Evidence to Your Mobile Health App

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.

Nov 7, 2017
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location: Online Region/Office: NER CHIS DIS

Online tutorials, videos, and other instructional materials


Results for: Date Last Revised From 21-Apr-2017 To 18-Oct-2017 .

Display 1 to 10 of 62 results.


1. 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

2. 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

3. 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

4. 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

5. 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

6. Obtain the Full Text of an Article
Description: How to link to the full text from PubMed (SCORM version).
Format: ZIP / SCORM Package
Subjects: My NCBI, PubMed
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 25-Aug-2017

7. PubMed Simple Subject Search
Description: How to craft a simple topic search of PubMed.
Format: MP4 Video / Video Tutorial
Subjects: PubMed
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 25-Aug-2017

8. PubMed Simple Subject Search
Description: How to craft a simple topic search of PubMed (SCORM version).
Format: ZIP / SCORM Package
Subjects: PubMed
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 25-Aug-2017

9. PubMed Simple Subject Search: How It Works
Description: How PubMed mapping using Medical Subject Headings enhances your PubMed search.
Format: MP4 Video / Video Tutorial
Subjects: PubMed
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 25-Aug-2017

10. PubMed Simple Subject Search: How It Works
Description: How PubMed mapping using Medical Subject Headings enhances your PubMed search (SCORM version).
Format: ZIP / SCORM Package
Subjects: PubMed
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 25-Aug-2017