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Heart Health Information Resources

Dive into heart health resources from the National Institutes of Health with Annette Parde-Maass, NNLM MCR Education and Outreach Coordinator. She will focus on resources from the National Institute on Aging (NIA) and the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) and how they can help you and the people you serve.

Feb 28, 2018
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: Online Region/Office: MCR

Sustaining your Organization’s Future: Mentoring and Succession Planning in Libraries

Guest Speaker: Julie Leuzinger, Head of Library Learning Services, and Jennifer Rowe, Social Sciences & Community Engagement Librarian, University of North Texas (UNT) Libraries

Mar 14, 2018
10:00am - 11:00am
Location: Online Region/Office: SCR

SEAside Webinar: Issues in Predatory Publishing - How Can Librarians Lead the Way?

Presentation Summary: Helping potential authors understand the murky waters of Open Access and Scholarly Communication is becoming a necessary task. By providing relevant support, librarians can assist people in making the right decisions about where to publish so that they don't become victims of fraudulent publishers, or worse, tarnish their academic reputation.

Mar 16, 2018
10:00am - 11:00am
Location: Online Region/Office: SEA CHIS DIS

Using Data to Guide and Evaluate Responses to the Opioid Crisis: Rhode Island's Drug Overdose Dashboard

Presenter: Brandon DL Marshall, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Epidemiology, Brown University School of Public Health

Mar 1, 2018
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Location: Online Region/Office: NER CHIS DIS

PubMed for Librarians: Building and Refining Your Search

PubMed for Librarians: Building and Refining Your Search, is a synchronous online session that includes hands-on exercises. This class will focus on using some of the tools and features built into PubMed that are designed to help you search more effectively.

Mar 29, 2018
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Location: Online Region/Office: NTO CHIS DIS

PubMed for Librarians - Automatic Term Mapping (ATM)

PubMed for Librarians: Automatic Term Mapping (ATM): is a synchronous, online session that includes hands-on exercises. Attend this class to learn about how PubMed uses Automatic Term Mapping (ATM) to map your keyword searches to the controlled vocabulary of the MeSH database. Learn how ATM allows you to effectively search PubMed with keywords.

Mar 22, 2018
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Location: Online Region/Office: NTO 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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21. New Collections/New Histories: Recent Projects from The History of Medicine Division
Description: Stephen J. Greenberg presents an overview of recent projects from the History of Medicine Division of the U.S. National Library of Medicine for the 2017 Medical Library Association annual conference. For more information, see https://circulatingnow.nlm.nih.gov/.
Format: MP4 Video / Video Tutorial
Subjects: History of Medicine
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 12-May-2017

22. PMC and Public Access: News, Tips and Tricks
Description: As the scope of funder policies continues to expand to find ways to make research 'more open' or 'open sooner', there have been new challenges to tackle in the research community and in PubMed Central (PMC). This presentation by Kathryn Funk from the National Library of Medicine explores the opportunities funder policies may present for the library community to help researchers navigate this ever-evolving landscape within the context of PMC and beyond. This presentation was created for the 2017 Medical Library Association annual conference. For more information, see https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/.
Format: MP4 Video / Video Tutorial
Subjects: PubMed Central
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 12-May-2017

23. PubMed Tutorial
Description: Our comprehensive tutorial on PubMed scope, content and features, including an in-depth explanation of PubMed Automatic Term Mapping (ATM).
Format: HTML / Tutorial Source Page
Subjects: PubMed
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 12-May-2017

24. PubMed: Redesigned Citation Management to Better Serve PubMed Users
Description: Marie Collins from the National Library of Medicine presents an update on PubMed for the 2017 Medical Library Association annual conference. For more information, see PubMed updates in the NLM Technical Bulletin.
Format: MP4 Video / Video Tutorial
Subjects: PubMed
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 12-May-2017

25. ClinicalTrials.gov: New HHS and NIH Trial Reporting Requirements
Description: Rebecca Williams, Assistant Director of ClinicalTrials.gov, will provide an overview of the new clinical trial registration and results information submission requirements that became effective on January 18, 2017. The HHS regulations (42 CFR Part 11) clarify and expand the reporting requirements for clinical trials of FDA-regulated products as initially described in the Food and Drug Administration Amendments Act of 2007. The NIH policy is complementary to the regulations. These requirements are intended to help ensure information about ongoing and completed clinical trials are available to the public. Attendees will gain a better understanding of how these requirements apply to research being conducted at their institution and how to support researchers in understanding the information that must be submitted. Information on the resources available to support institutions and researchers will also be highlighted. Williams will additionally demo the beta version of ClinicalTrials.gov.
Format: HTML / Webinar Source Page
Subjects: ClinicalTrials.gov
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 08-May-2017

26. Insider's Guide to Accessing NLM Data: Welcome to E-utilities for PubMed
Description: Want to do more with PubMed? Want to extract just the PubMed data you need, in the format you want? Dreaming of creating your own PubMed tool or interface, but do not know where to start? This is the first in the Insider's Guide series of webinars about more powerful and flexible ways of accessing NLM data, starting with an introduction to the Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) for PubMed and other NCBI databases. This series is geared toward librarians and other information specialists who have experience using PubMed via the traditional Web interface, but now want to dig deeper. This class will start with the very basics of APIs, before showing you how to get started using the E-utilities API to search and retrieve records from PubMed. The class will also showcase some specific tools and utilities that information specialists can use to work with E-utilities, helping to prepare you for subsequent Insider's Guide classes. We will finish by looking at some practical examples of E-utilities in the real world, and hopefully inspire you to get out and put these lessons to use!
Format: HTML / Web Site
Subjects: MEDLINE, Medical Subject Headings (MeSH), Other, PubMed, PubMed Central
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 02-May-2017

27. Cataloging and Metadata Management: Using Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) in Cataloging
Description: An 8-module training course on cataloging with MeSH.
Format: HTML / Web Site
Subjects: Medical Subject Headings (MeSH)
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 01-May-2017

28. Evaluating Internet Health Information
Description: A tutorial on how to evaluate the health information that you find on the Web.
Format: HTML / Web Tutorial
Subjects: K-12 Education, MedlinePlus
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 27-Apr-2017

29. WISER (Wireless Information System for Emergency Responders) Tutorial Videos
Description: The following tutorial videos introduce and demonstrate basic WISER functionality. They include a dive into the information provided by a known substance as well as a demonstration of WISER's protective distance mapping feature.
Format: Flash Video / YouTube Video
Subjects: Disasters and Emergencies, Environmental Health
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 10-Apr-2017

30. 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