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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 21-Dec-2016 To 19-Jun-2017 .

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1. UMLS REST API: Authentication and Calling
Description: A video tutorial showing how to authenticate credentials with the API Key in order to retrieve UMLS content using the UMLS REST API.
Format: MP4 Video / Video Tutorial
Subjects: Terminology, UTS, Unified Medical Language System (UMLS)
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 15-Jun-2017

2. Full Text and PubMed
Description: A tri-fold brochure on finding full text articles when using PubMed. From the National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NNLM).
Format: PDF / Pamphlet
Subjects: PubMed
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 02-Jun-2017

3. HIV/AIDS Information Resource from the National Library of Medicine
Description: The HIV/AIDS Information Resources from the National Library of Medicine online course is designed to provide valuable health information resources from NLM and other reliable sources to increase awareness of the abundance of treatment information and educational materials that are available online.
Format: HTML / Tutorial Source Page
Subjects: HIV/AIDS, MedlinePlus, PubMed, Public Health
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 31-May-2017

4. Saving Time with PubMed Subject-Specific Queries
Description: Want to boost your PubMed prowess? Looking for preformulated searches on medications, evidence-based practice, public health and other topics? Spend an hour with Kate Flewelling to save hours on your searches!
Format: HTML / Webinar Source Page
Subjects: PubMed
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 31-May-2017

5. DataScience@NIH: Current State, Future Directions
Description: Patricia Flatley Brennan, RN, PhD, Director, National Library of Medicine and Interim Associate Director of NIH for Data Science provides her perspective on the current state and future directions for data science at the National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health. This presentation was created for the Medical Library Association (MLA) Annual Meeting in 2017. For more information, see Dr. Brennan's blog at https://nlmdirector.nlm.nih.gov/.
Format: MP4 Video / Video Tutorial
Subjects: Other
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 30-May-2017

6. Making Sense of Systematic Reviews with PubMed Health
Description: Hilda Bastian from the National Library of Medicine describes the resources and tools available in PubMed Health that provide easily accessible information on clinical effectiveness. For more information, see https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/.
Format: MP4 Video / Video Tutorial
Subjects: Clinical Medicine, PubMed Health
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 24-May-2017

7. What's New in Post-Publication Activity on PubMed
Description: Hilda Bastian from the National Library of Medicine discusses post-publication activity and PubMed for the 2017 Medical Library Association annual conference. For more information about changes to PubMed, see the NLM Technical Bulletin.
Format: MP4 Video / Video Tutorial
Subjects: PubMed
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 24-May-2017

8. ClinicalTrials.gov: Results Reporting, Unique Evidence, and the Role of Medical Librarians
Description: ClinicalTrials.gov is the openly available federal registry and results database of publicly and privately funded clinical studies conducted in the United States and around the world. ClinicalTrials.gov is a vital resource for researchers, healthcare providers, and health sciences librarians who wish to consult the entire body of evidence on any particular topic. The 4-credit self-paced course is divided into three modules that contain PowerPoint lectures, reading assignments, and discussion assignments.
Format: HTML / Webinar Source Page
Subjects: ClinicalTrials.gov
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 22-May-2017

9. Journals Search (NLM Catalog - PubMed Tutorial)
Description: Using the NLM Catalog to search and find a set of journals to search in PubMed. Includes information about the broad subject terms.
Format: HTML / Web Tutorial
Subjects: NLM Catalog, PubMed
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 22-May-2017

10. PubMed for Librarians
Description: A 6-part Webinar series from the National Network of Libraries of Medicine Training Office (NTO), covering an introduction to PubMed, MeSH, Automatic Term Mapping, Building and Refining Your Search, Customizing your PubMed experience using My NCBI and Using Evidence Based Search Features.
Format: HTML / Web Site
Subjects: PubMed
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 22-May-2017