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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 .

Display 21 to 30 of 55 results.


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. 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

28. 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

29. 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

30. 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