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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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31. 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

32. 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

33. 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

34. 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

35. 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

36. 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

37. 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

38. 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

39. Connecting to a Database using MetamorphoSys
Description: A video tutorial describing how to configure UMLS's MetamorphoSys tool to connect to a database.
Format: MP4 Video / Video Tutorial
Subjects: MetamorphoSys, Terminology, Unified Medical Language System (UMLS)
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 10-Jan-2017

40. Deleting Selected Codes
Description: A video that explains how value set authors can delete unnecessary codes from the value sets in VSAC.
Format: Flash Video / Video Tutorial
Subjects: Terminology, Unified Medical Language System (UMLS), VSAC
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 10-Jan-2017