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Library Workshops - Fall 2014

Please join us in the Dana Classroom for one or more of our fall workshops. All workshops are open to all UVM and FAHC students, staff, and faculty. Unless otherwise noted, preregistration is not required for library workshops.

Questions about any of our workshops? Not affiliated with UVM or FAHC? Please contact Gary Atwood at gatwood@uvm.edu or (802) 656-4488.

Other Library Workshops

Get More Out of PubMed with MyNCBI **Online Workshop**

MyNCBI is a free tool that allows users to customize PubMed. In this workshop, participants will learn how to create a MyNCBI account, save searches, set up email alerts, and create search filters.

This is an online class so preregistration is required. Please send your name, email address, and phone number to Gary Atwood (gatwood@uvm.edu).

Instructor: Gary Atwood

Monday, November 3, 2014
7:00 – 8:00 pm
Standing on the Shoulders of Giants: How to Search 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.

Instructor: Nancy Bianchi

Wednesday, November 5, 2014
Noon – 1:00 pm
EndNote: Extra Steps

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.

Instructor: Laura Haines

Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Noon – 1:00 pm
Get More Out of PubMed with MyNCBI

MyNCBI is a free tool that allows users to customize PubMed. In this workshop, participants will learn how to create a MyNCBI account, save searches, set up email alerts, and create search filters.

Instructor: Gary Atwood

Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Noon – 1:00 pm

What else would you like to learn?

We can also custom design a workshop for you, your class, or for your workgroup. Workshops can be held in the Library or in another location that's more convenient for you. Please contact Gary Atwood at gatwood@uvm.edu or (802) 656-4488 for more information or to schedule a session.

Workshops on these topics are readily available, but you can request any combination of topics:

  • Advanced MedLine
  • CINAHL
  • Citation and E-Journal Troubleshooting
  • Clinical Pharmacology
  • Consumer Health on the Web
  • DynaMed
  • EndNote
  • Evidence-Based Practice (EBM) Tools
  • Google / Google Scholar
  • Keeping Up with the Literature
  • Medical Images
  • Navigating the Virtual Library
  • Nursing Reference Center
  • Ovid MedLine
  • Poster Presentations
  • PsychINFO
  • PubMed
  • UpToDate
  • Web of Science

Questions? Please contact Gary Atwood at gatwood@uvm.edu or (802) 656-4488.

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