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Upcoming Classes

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: Subjects = PubMed.

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1. EDirect for PubMed
Description: This series of workshops introduces new users to the basics of using EDirect to access exactly the PubMed data you need, in the format you need. Over the course of five 90-minute sessions, you will learn how to use EDirect commands in a Unix environment to access PubMed, design custom output formats, create basic data pipelines to get data quickly and efficiently, and develop simple strategies for solving real-world PubMed data-gathering challenges. No prior Unix knowledge is required.
Format: HTML / Webinar Source Page
Subjects: PubMed
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 13-Feb-2018

2. Enviromental Health & Toxicology Information
Description: Resource from the National Library of Medicine
Format: PDF / Pamphlet
Subjects: Disasters and Emergencies, Drugs and Chemicals, Environmental Health, MedlinePlus, PubMed, Public Health
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 13-Feb-2018

3. Web Resources for Pharmacy Professionals
Description: Web Resources for Pharmacy Professionals from the National Library of Medine
Format: PDF / Pamphlet
Subjects: Clinical Medicine, ClinicalTrials.gov, Consumer Health, Drugs and Chemicals, HIV/AIDS, Health Care Technology, Health Services Research, MedlinePlus, Minority Health, PubMed, Public Health
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 12-Feb-2018

4. MeSH Changes and PubMed Searching
Description: Every year, the Medical Subject Headings are updated. How does this affect your PubMed searches? What happens when a term gets changed, or added, or removed; or moved to a different part of the MeSH hierarchy? How do you accommodate vocabulary changes over time in your comprehensive searches? How do you check your saved searches and alerts?
Format: Silverlight Video / Webinar
Subjects: Medical Subject Headings (MeSH), PubMed
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 07-Feb-2018

5. PubMed Tools and ORCIDs for Authors
Description: Disambiguating common author names is tough in any field — but if your published research is cited in PubMed, we can help you find your citations, create a bibliography, and share your publication list with others. We'll talk about the advantage of quickly registering for a free, unique identifier that will remain constant - even if your name changes. You will learn about NCBI tools for author disambiguation and the advantages of tying your publications together with an ORCID.
Format: MP4 Video / Quick Tour
Subjects: PubMed
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 15-Nov-2017

6. PubMed Journal Selection and the Changing Landscape of Scholarly Communication
Description: NLM staff describe selection policies and procedures for MEDLINE and PubMed Central.
Format: Silverlight Video / Webinar
Subjects: MEDLINE, PubMed, PubMed Central
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 12-Oct-2017

7. Advanced PubMed Searching Resource Packet
Description: A listing of search resources for PubMed, including subheadings and search tags.
Format: PDF / Pamphlet
Subjects: PubMed
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 01-Oct-2017

8. PubMed: Exploding the Medical Subject Headings (MeSH)
Description: Learn about a critical component of the search functionality of PubMed (SCORM version).
Format: ZIP / SCORM Package
Subjects: PubMed
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 28-Aug-2017

9. PubMed: Find a Known Citation
Description: Find an article from the author, journal source, publication date or other citation data using PubMed (SCORM version).
Format: ZIP / SCORM Package
Subjects: PubMed
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 28-Aug-2017

10. Create a Collection
Description: How to save your PubMed search results in Collections (SCORM version).
Format: ZIP / SCORM Package
Subjects: PubMed
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 25-Aug-2017