Learning Resources Logo

Learning Resources Database


Use any of the following fields to search or browse resources.



All Fields Search:



Date Last Revised:


Upcoming Classes

Public Health Digital Library Quick Starter Course

This class will cover the topics in the Quick Starter course for the Public Heatlh Digital Library subscribers.

Please note the session will not have captioning on unless specifically requested.

Aug 30, 2017
11:00am - 12:00pm
Location: Online Region/Office: NPHCO CHIS DIS

Public Health Digital Library Quick Starter Course

This class will cover the topics in the Quick Starter course for the Public Heatlh Digital Library subscribers.

Please note the session will not have captioning on unless specifically requested.

Aug 29, 2017
11:00am - 12:00pm
Location: Online Region/Office: NPHCO CHIS DIS

Public Health Digital Library Quick Starter Course

This class will cover the topics in the Quick Starter course for the Public Heatlh Digital Library subscribers.

Please note the session will not have captioning on unless specifically requested.

Sep 14, 2017
11:00am - 12:15pm
Location: Online Region/Office: NPHCO CHIS DIS

Public Health Digital Library Quick Starter Course

This class will cover the topics in the Quick Starter course for the Public Heatlh Digital Library subscribers.

Please note the session will not have captioning on unless specifically requested.

Sep 12, 2017
1:30pm - 2:45pm
Location: Online Region/Office: NPHCO CHIS DIS

Capacity Building in Public Health Through Strategic Interdisciplinary Partnerships

Guest Speaker: Jessica Schwind, PhD, MPH, Epidemiologist, Public Health Program Evaluator, and Assistant Professor of Epidemiology at Georgia Southern University

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

Public Health Digital Library Drop-In Session #5

Please drop by and get all your latest questions answered by the Education Coordinator of the PHDL!

Sep 11, 2017
11:00am - 12:00pm
Location: Online Region/Office: NPHCO CHIS DIS

Public Health Digital Library Quick Starter Course

This class will cover the topics in the Quick Starter course for the Public Heatlh Digital Library subscribers.

Please note the session will not have captioning on unless specifically requested.

Sep 7, 2017
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: Online Region/Office: NPHCO CHIS DIS

Public Health Digital Library Quick Starter Course

This class will cover the topics in the Quick Starter course for the Public Heatlh Digital Library subscribers.

Please note the session will not have captioning on unless specifically requested.

Sep 6, 2017
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: Online Region/Office: NPHCO CHIS DIS

Online tutorials, videos, and other instructional materials


Results for: Date Last Revised From 23-Oct-2016 To 21-Apr-2017 .

Display 1 to 10 of 33 results.


1. Searching Drugs or Chemicals in PubMed
Description: Learn to efficiently and effectively search substances in PubMed
Format: HTML / Web Page
Subjects: Drugs and Chemicals, Medical Subject Headings (MeSH), PubMed
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 06-Mar-2017

2. The Basics of Medical Subject Headings (MeSH®) in MEDLINE®/PubMed®: A Tutorial
Description: An exploration of how Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) are used for indexing MEDLINE records in PubMed. This tutorial is intended for PubMed searchers.
Format: HTML / Web Tutorial
Subjects: Medical Subject Headings (MeSH), PubMed
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 06-Mar-2017

3. 2017 MeSH Highlights
Description: On January 27, 2017, NLM staff provided a highlights tour of the 2017 Medical Subject Headings (MeSH). A 30-minute presentation featured a new subheading; new protein classes; additional dietary supplement concepts; changes to both the phenomena and technologies trees; and a new MeSH Browser. Following the presentation, Indexing and MeSH experts answered questions.
Format: Silverlight Video / Webinar
Subjects: Medical Subject Headings (MeSH)
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 06-Feb-2017

4. What is Bioinformatics Librarianship?
Description: A growing number of librarians are filling a special niche in the information world: Serving those who work with genetic and molecular biology information. In this one-hour Webinar, eight of your colleagues as they explain their specialized and uniquely valuable roles at their institution.
Format: Flash Video / YouTube Video
Subjects: Bioinformatics
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 02-Feb-2017

5. Disaster Information Specialist Program Webinars/Conference Calls
Description: A webinar/conference call for those interested in disaster health information is held on the second Thursday of most months at 1:30 ET. MLA provides one continuing education credit for participating in each monthly webinar/conference call or watching a recording. 1 MLA CE
Format: Flash Video / Webinar
Subjects: Disasters and Emergencies
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 24-Jan-2017

6. Health and Disasters: Understanding the International Context
Description: This course looks at who's who (and why) in the international disaster community, their roles and responsibilities in pre- and post-disaster situations, and the type of information that they may offer or require to respond to real or perceived needs, with a particular focus on health. Registration Required; 4 MLA CE's
Format: HTML / Web Tutorial
Subjects: Disasters and Emergencies
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 24-Jan-2017

7. Information Roles in Disaster Management
Description: This course presents current research findings on librarians' roles supporting the disaster workforce. Additionally, the information needs of first responders, emergency managers, and other professionals working in the areas of disaster planning, response, and recovery are discussed. Registration Required; 3 MLA CE's
Format: HTML / Web Tutorial
Subjects: Disasters and Emergencies
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 24-Jan-2017

8. Packing Your Digital Go-Bag: Essential Disaster Health Information on Your Mobile Device
Description: This course identifies and discusses key resources that responders and disaster/emergency preparedness professionals should load on their mobile devices as part of their preparedness activities. 1 MLA CE
Format: HTML / Web Tutorial
Subjects: Disasters and Emergencies
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 24-Jan-2017

9. 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: 24-Jan-2017

10. Adding Queried Codes To a Value Set
Description: A brief video that shows how to add selected codes from the search table to the code list table. Specifically, codes can be selected using check boxes and then added to the code list using the 'Add to Value' Set button. Another method involves dragging and dropping individual codes
Format: Flash Video / Video Tutorial
Subjects: Terminology, Unified Medical Language System (UMLS), VSAC
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 10-Jan-2017