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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 13-Feb-2017 To 12-Aug-2017 .

Display 21 to 30 of 41 results.


21. 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

22. Finding Studies for Patients and Researchers with New ClinicalTrials.gov Search Tools
Description: Kristina Elliott from the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) at the National Library of Medicine describes new usability and search enhancements on ClinicalTrials.gov, including changes to default search options, new search filters, and useful tools for managing searches. This presentation was created for the 2017 Medical Library Association annual conference. To try the beta site, see https://clinicaltrials.gov/beta/.
Format: MP4 Video / Video Tutorial
Subjects: ClinicalTrials.gov
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 18-May-2017

23. SciENcv & My Bibliography: Tools for Biosketches, Grant Reporting, and NIHPA Compliance
Description: Bart Trawick from the National Library of Medicine provides an overview of how SciENcv and My Bibliography facilitate the research grant application and reporting process for NIH grantees and others, for the 2017 Medical Library Association annual conference. For more information, see http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK3843/.
Format: MP4 Video / Video Tutorial
Subjects: My NCBI, NIH Manuscript System
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 17-May-2017

24. Augmenting Catalog Data with MeSH URIs: NLM Linked Data Project
Description: Sharon Willis, Senior Cataloging Specialist at the National Library of Medicine presents Augmenting Catalog Data with MeSH URIs: which is an NLM Linked Data Preparation Project. This presentation was created for the Medical Library Association (MLA) Annual Meeting in 2017. For more information, see https://www.nlm.nih.gov/tsd/cataloging/mainpge.html.
Format: MP4 Video / Video Tutorial
Subjects: Medical Subject Headings (MeSH), NLM Catalog
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 15-May-2017

25. Introducing NICHSR ONESearch: Our New Consolidated Search Engine
Description: Patricia Gallagher, a Librarian at the National Information Center on Health Services Research and Health Care Technology (NICHSR) presents the new search interface, NICHSR ONESearch. This presentation was created for the Medical Library Association (MLA) Annual Conference in 2017. For more information, see https://www.nlm.nih.gov/nichsr/.
Format: MP4 Video / Video Tutorial
Subjects: Health Services Research, Public Health
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 15-May-2017

26. MedlinePlus & Genetics Home Reference: New Approaches for Delivering Consumer Health Information
Description: Jennifer Jentsch presents an update on two consumer health products from the U.S. National Library of Medicine: MedlinePlus and Genetics Home Reference, for the 2017 Medical Library Association annual conference. For more information, see https://medlineplus.nlm.nih.gov/ and https://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/.
Format: MP4 Video / Video Tutorial
Subjects: Consumer Health, Genetics and Molecular Biology, MedlinePlus
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 15-May-2017

27. NIH Common Data Elements: A tool to support data management for clinical research
Description: Liz Amos from the National Library of Medicine presents an update on the NIH Common Data Elements for the 2017 Medical Library Association annual conference. Liz explains the importance of common data elements for clinical data collection and management and the role of the librarian. For more information, see https://www.nlm.nih.gov/cde.
Format: MP4 Video / Video Tutorial
Subjects: Health Care Technology, Health Services Research, Other
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 15-May-2017

28. 2017 MLA DOCLINE Update
Description: Elisabeth (Lis) Unger, the DOCLINE Team Lead from the National Library of Medicine presents an update on DOCLINE for the 2017 Medical Library Association annual conference. For more information, see https://www.nlm.nih.gov/docline/.
Format: MP4 Video / Video Tutorial
Subjects: DOCLINE
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 12-May-2017

29. Get PubMed Data With E-Utilities
Description: Mike Davidson from the National Library of Medicine presents an introduction to using e-Utilities to access PubMed data, for the 2017 Medical Library Association (MLA) Annual meeting. For more information, see https://dataguide.nlm.nih.gov/.
Format: MP4 Video / Video Tutorial
Subjects: PubMed
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 12-May-2017

30. HealthReach: Health Information in Many Languages from the National Library of Medicine
Description: Laura Bartlett from the National Library of Medicine presents an update on HealthReach: A database of quality multilingual health resources for those providing care to individuals with limited English proficiency, for the 2017 Medical Library Association annual conference. For more information, see https://healthreach.nlm.nih.gov/.
Format: MP4 Video / Video Tutorial
Subjects: Consumer Health, Population Groups
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 12-May-2017