At the Dana Medical Library

 
 
 
 
 
August, 2013
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Cholera: Man versus Microbe

Dana Medical Library's current exhibit, "Cholera: Man versus Microbe", was created to coincide with the 2013 UVM First Year read, The Ghost Map, by Steven Johnson.
Location: Dana Library

Information: http://library.uvm.edu/dana/news/?p=3049
 
October, 2013
Add event to googleTuesday, October 1 Thursday, October 31

LGBT History Month

This October in celebration of LGBT History Month, Dana Library presents highlights from the library's collection of books related to LGBT Health, and has created an online research guide offering resources on LGBT health at: http://danaguides.uvm.edu/lgbthealth.
Location: Dana Library

Information: http://library.uvm.edu/dana/news/?p=3106
 
Add event to googleTuesday, October 1,  6:00 pm  to 7:30 pm

Community Medical School: Keeping it Simple: Reducing Stroke and Cardiovascular Disease Risk with Life's Simple 7

Learn about the latest research that shows how even a small improvement in just one of the American Heart Association’s Life’s Simple 7 measures for good health - get active; control cholesterol; eat better; manage blood pressure; lose weight; reduce blood sugar; and stop smoking - can result in reduced risk of stroke and cardiovascular disease.
Location: Carpenter Auditorium, UVM Given Building

Information: http://www.fletcherallen.org/community_resources/community_medical_school/.
 
Add event to googleWednesday, October 2,  12:00 pm  to 1:00 pm

Library workshop: Funding to Publication: Sources and Databases Beyond PubMed

Explore the "best" that databases like Web of Science, Google Scholar, and Ovid Medline have to offer for your research.
Location: Dana Library Classroom

Information: http://library.uvm.edu/dana/services/currentclasses.php
 
Add event to googleThursday, October 3,  12:00 pm  to 1:00 pm

Library workshop: Funding to Publication: Sources and Databases Beyond PubMed

Explore the "best" that databases like Web of Science, Google Scholar, and Ovid Medline have to offer for your research.
Location: Dana Library Classroom

Information: http://library.uvm.edu/dana/services/currentclasses.php
 
Add event to googleThursday, October 3,  1:30 pm  to 2:30 pm

Library workshop: Searching CINAHL

This workshop will cover how to find high quality nursing and allied health information in CINAHL. In it, we'll cover topics like advanced searching, how to use subject headings in your search, and how to fine-tune your results.
Location: Dana Library Classroom

Information: http://library.uvm.edu/dana/services/currentclasses.php
 
Add event to googleTuesday, October 8,  2:00 pm  to 3:00 pm

Library workshop: Introduction to Google Scholar

Google Scholar is a freely accessible web search engine that indexes the full text of scholarly literature with many irresistible features along with some definite challenges. Come learn how to make Scholar an important tool in your clinical or research toolkit.
Location: Dana Library Classroom

Information: http://library.uvm.edu/dana/services/currentclasses.php
 
Add event to googleTuesday, October 8,  6:00 pm  to 7:30 pm

Community Medical School: One Day at a time: When Headaches Become Chronic

What is chronic daily headache (CDH) and who is most at risk? Learn about the different types of CDH and its causes, as well as review treatment options and the impact of CDH.
Location: Carpenter Auditorium, UVM Given Building

Information: http://www.fletcherallen.org/community_resources/community_medical_school/.
 
Add event to googleWednesday, October 9,  12:00 pm  to 1:00 pm

Library workshop: Funding to Publication: Building Your Impact: Planning Your Publication Strategy in Advance

Evaluate approaches to assessing journal quality, review author's rights, and explore alternative publishing models. Explore emerging metrics (altmetrics) in addition to traditional impact factors.
Location: Dana Library Classroom

Information: http://library.uvm.edu/dana/services/currentclasses.php
 
Add event to googleThursday, October 10,  12:00 pm  to 1:00 pm

Library workshop: Funding to Publication: Building Your Impact: Planning Your Publication Strategy in Advance

Evaluate approaches to assessing journal quality, review author's rights, and explore alternative publishing models. Explore emerging metrics (altmetrics) in addition to traditional impact factors.
Location: Dana Library Classroom

Information: http://library.uvm.edu/dana/services/currentclasses.php
 
Add event to googleTuesday, October 15,  2:00 pm  to 3:00 pm

Library workshop: Managing References with EndNote

Learn the basics of EndNote. The following tasks will be demonstrated: adding citations to an EndNote library through a variety of methods; attaching PDFs to citations; managing information in an EndNote library; creating a bibliography; adding citations to a paper using EndNote and Microsoft Word.
Location: Dana Library Classroom

Information: http://library.uvm.edu/dana/services/currentclasses.php
 
Add event to googleTuesday, October 15,  7:00 pm  to 8:00 pm

Library workshop: Searching CINAHL **Online Workshop**

This workshop will cover how to find high quality nursing and allied health information in CINAHL. In it, we'll cover topics like advanced searching, how to use subject headings in your search, and how to fine-tune your results.
This is an online class so pre-registration is required. Please send your name, e-mail address, and phone number to Gary Atwood (gatwood@uvm.edu).

Location: Dana Library Classroom

Information: http://library.uvm.edu/dana/services/currentclasses.php
 
Add event to googleWednesday, October 16,  12:00 pm  to 1:00 pm

Library workshop: Funding to Publication: Finding Grant Opportunities: The Search Process

Learn how to use Pivot to identify potential funding opportunities, set up automated funding alerts, and find collaborators. We will also highlight other grantsmanship tools available for UVM faculty and students.
Location: Dana Library Classroom

Information: http://library.uvm.edu/dana/services/currentclasses.php
 
Add event to googleThursday, October 17,  12:00 pm  to 1:00 pm

Library workshop: Funding to Publication: Finding Grant Opportunities: The Search Process

Learn how to use Pivot to identify potential funding opportunities, set up automated funding alerts, and find collaborators. We will also highlight other grantsmanship tools available for UVM faculty and students.
Location: Dana Library Classroom

Information: http://library.uvm.edu/dana/services/currentclasses.php
 
Add event to googleTuesday, October 22,  2:00 pm  to 3:00 pm

Library workshop: Introduction to Nursing Reference Center

Nursing Reference Center is a point of care database that provides access to a wide range of materials such as evidence based care sheets, quick lessons, patient education handouts and research articles from key nursing journals. In this workshop, you will learn how search NRC and use all the different tools that the database provides.
Location: Dana Library Classroom

Information: http://library.uvm.edu/dana/services/currentclasses.php
 
Add event to googleWednesday, October 23,  12:00 pm  to 1:00 pm

Library workshop: PubMed: Basics and Beyond

Are your PubMed skills a little rusty? Come to this workshop and brush up on the basics such as using limits and MeSH headings to zero in on the results you need. We'll move beyond the basics by answering whatever questions you have so come prepared to share!
Location: Dana Library Classroom

Information: http://library.uvm.edu/dana/services/currentclasses.php
 
Add event to googleThursday, October 24,  2:00 pm  to 3:30 pm

'Cholera: Man versus Microbe' Exhibit Reception

Please join us at a reception to recognize the "Cholera: Man versus Microbe" exhibit on display at the Dana Medical Library. Refreshments will be Served. For more information regarding the exhibit, visit http://library.uvm.edu/dana/news/?p=3049.
Location: Dana Library

Information: http://library.uvm.edu/dana/news/?p=3049
 
Add event to googleThursday, October 24,  7:00 pm  to 8:00 pm

Library workshop: Managing References with EndNote **Online Workshop**

Learn the basics of EndNote. The following tasks will be demonstrated: adding citations to an EndNote library through a variety of methods; attaching PDFs to citations; managing information in an EndNote library; creating a bibliography; adding citations to a paper using EndNote and Microsoft Word.
This is an online class so pre-registration is required. Please send your name, e-mail address, and phone number to Gary Atwood (gatwood@uvm.edu).

Location: Dana Library Classroom

Information: http://library.uvm.edu/dana/services/currentclasses.php
 
Add event to googleTuesday, October 29,  2:00 pm  to 3:00 pm

Library workshop: Introduction to Google Scholar

Google Scholar is a freely accessible web search engine that indexes the full text of scholarly literature with many irresistible features along with some definite challenges. Come learn how to make Scholar an important tool in your clinical or research toolkit.
Location: Dana Library Classroom

Information: http://library.uvm.edu/dana/services/currentclasses.php
 
Add event to googleWednesday, October 30,  12:00 pm  to 1:00 pm

Library workshop: The Cochrane Library: New and Improved

Learn to search the high-quality, evidence-based medicine literature of the Cochrane Library. Cochrane reviews are recognized worldwide as the gold standard in evidence-based health care.
Location: Dana Library Classroom

Information: http://library.uvm.edu/dana/services/currentclasses.php
 
November, 2013
Add event to googleTuesday, November 5,  2:00 pm  to 3:00 pm

Library workshop: An Image Is Worth a Thousand Slides: Effective Use of Images in PowerPoint

Adding images to your presentation not only makes it more appealing, but easier for your audience to understand as well. This hands-on workshop will cover how to effectively incorporate images into your slides as well as some of the tips and tricks you can use to customize those images to your presentation.
Location: Dana Library Classroom

Information: http://library.uvm.edu/dana/services/currentclasses.php
 
Add event to googleWednesday, November 6,  12:00 pm  to 1:00 pm

Library workshop: Managing References with EndNote

Learn the basics of EndNote. The following tasks will be demonstrated: adding citations to an EndNote library through a variety of methods; attaching PDFs to citations; managing information in an EndNote library; creating a bibliography; adding citations to a paper using EndNote and Microsoft Word.
Location: Dana Library Classroom

Information: http://library.uvm.edu/dana/services/currentclasses.php
 
Add event to googleTuesday, November 12,  2:00 pm  to 3:00 pm

Library workshop: Managing References with EndNote

Learn the basics of EndNote. The following tasks will be demonstrated: adding citations to an EndNote library through a variety of methods; attaching PDFs to citations; managing information in an EndNote library; creating a bibliography; adding citations to a paper using EndNote and Microsoft Word.
Location: Dana Library Classroom

Information: http://library.uvm.edu/dana/services/currentclasses.php
 
Add event to googleWednesday, November 13,  12:00 pm  to 1:00 pm

Library workshop: Preparing Posters

Learn guidelines for creating legible, attractive, and effective scientific posters. Identify sources of medical images and discuss associated copyright issues.
Location: Dana Library Classroom

Information: http://library.uvm.edu/dana/services/currentclasses.php
 
Add event to googleThursday, November 14,  7:00 pm  to 8:00 pm

Library workshop: An Image Is Worth a Thousand Slides: Effective Use of Images in PowerPoint **Online Workshop**

Adding images to your presentation not only makes it more appealing, but easier for your audience to understand as well. This hands-on workshop will cover how to effectively incorporate images into your slides as well as some of the tips and tricks you can use to customize those images to your presentation.
This is an online class so pre-registration is required. Please send your name, e-mail address, and phone number to Gary Atwood (gatwood@uvm.edu).

Location: Dana Library Classroom

Information: http://library.uvm.edu/dana/services/currentclasses.php
 
Add event to googleTuesday, November 19,  2:00 pm  to 3:00 pm

Library workshop: How to Stay Up to Date: Alerts

Did you know that you can program many of your favorite databases to alert you when new articles in your area of interest are published? This workshop will show you how to create alerts so that the information you want comes to you, instead of you looking for it.
Location: Dana Library Classroom

Information: http://library.uvm.edu/dana/services/currentclasses.php
 
Add event to googleWednesday, November 20,  12:00 pm  to 1:00 pm

Library workshop: Advanced EndNote

Maximize EndNote's potential by using information management features such as groups, notes, and keyword fields. Learn how to create information-rich annotated bibliographies or cite sources within your paper with Cite While You Write.
Location: Dana Library Classroom

Information: http://library.uvm.edu/dana/services/currentclasses.php
 
Add event to googleWednesday, November 27,  7:30 am  to 5:00 pm

Dana Library closes at 5:00

The Dana Library's schedule for Thanksgiving weekend is: Wednesday (Nov. 27), 7:30 - 5:00; Thursday (Nov. 28) and Friday (Nov. 29), CLOSED; Saturday (Nov. 30), 9:00 - 5:00. Regular hours resume Sunday, December 1.
 
Add event to googleThursday, November 28 Friday, November 29

Dana Library CLOSED for Thanksgiving

The Dana Library's schedule for Thanksgiving weekend is: Wednesday (Nov. 27), 7:30 - 5:00; Thursday (Nov. 28) and Friday (Nov. 29), CLOSED; Saturday (Nov. 30), 9:00 - 5:00. Regular hours resume Sunday, December 1.
 
Add event to googleSaturday, November 30,  9:00 am  to 5:00 pm

Dana Library closes at 5:00

The Dana Library's schedule for Thanksgiving weekend is: Wednesday (Nov. 27), 7:30 - 5:00; Thursday (Nov. 28) and Friday (Nov. 29), CLOSED; Saturday (Nov. 30), 9:00 - 5:00. Regular hours resume Sunday, December 1.