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“PubMed Rediscovered: Hidden Treasures in Searching” Coming to Phoenix Aug 3

We have scheduled a PubMed class at Grand Canyon University in Phoenix!

PubMed Rediscovered: Hidden Treasures in Searching

Date: Wednesday, August 3rd, 2011
Time: 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. (with an hour for lunch)
Place: Fleming Library, Building 23

Grand Canyon University

3300 W. Camelback Rd.

Phoenix, AZ  85017


Cost: Free!  


Instructor: Kay Deeney, Educational Services Coordinator, NN/LM PSR

Abstract

Be in the forefront of searchers who understand how to get the best pearls from the PubMed database. Discover what has changed and what has remained the same! This class will cover an overview of recent changes to PubMed, hidden treasures and strategies for searching in PubMed and mobile options. Learn how to combine your knowledge and experience of PubMed with the new changes to make your searching even more powerful. Promoting PubMed in your institution will also be covered. Class will include demos, discussion, hands-on practice and guided exercises. The class is geared for intermediate and advanced PubMed searchers. The class is a four hour session.

Objectives

Attendees will be able to

  1. Recognize PubMed design changes
  2. Interpret search details and modify them
  3. Employ suggested search strategy approaches
  4. Discover new ideas for promoting PubMed searches or services in their institutions
  5. Explore mobile options for searching PubMed

Approved for 4 hours of Medical Library Association Continuing Education Units.

To register, go here to select the class

http://www.tinyurl.com/psrclasses/

If you have any questions, you can contact me. Thanks!

Kay

Kay Deeney,  kdeeney@library.ucla.edu
Educational Services Coordinator, NN/LM Pacific Southwest Region, UCLA Louise M. Darling Biomedical Library, Phone 310-206-0525, LOS ANGELES CA 90095-1798

http://nnlm.gov/psr

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