MAR Announces DOCLINE and LinkOut Classes for the Spring
Join MAR staff and network members for online classes for February and March-all you need is an Internet-connected computer and a telephone. Classes are FREE. We have four classes scheduled so far, with more to come.
To sign up for a class, e-mail us at rml(at)med.nyu.edu with the title and date of the class(es) you wish to attend. Please include your name, e-mail address, and mailing address.
1. DOCLINE Borrowing and Lending:
Wednesday, February 2, 2pm-3pm
This beginners-level course will teach DOCLINE users the basics of placing borrowing and lending requests in DOCLINE. The course will also cover updating the Institution record.
2. DOCLINE Routing Tables and Reports:
Wednesday February9, 2pm-3pm
This course will teach attendees the basics of DOCLINE routing and reports. Topics covered will include DOCLINE routing table best practices, constructing and updating a routing table, and becoming familiar with DOCLINE reports.
3. DOCLINE Serials Holdings:
Wednesday February 16, 2pm-3pm
This course will focus on the Serial Holdings feature of DOCLINE. Attendees will learn how to add new titles and formats to their library’s record, search DOCLINE for other library’s holdings, and utilize the Serial Holdings reporting functions to make the most of this unique component of DOCLINE.
4. Getting Started with LinkOut:
Wednesday, March 30, 2pm-3pm
LinkOut is a free application that enables your users to connect to full-text via PubMed and other Entrez databases. This course is open to current LinkOut users and those interested in learning more about LinkOut. It will explain what LinkOut is (and is not), how to sign up for the service, entering your library’s holdings in LinkOut, and how to make your library’s icons appear on PubMed citations.