Discover National Library of Medicine Resources and More

(formerly "Spotlight! On NLM Resources")

Introduction and Instructions

What: Discover National Library of Medicine Resources and More

When: Usually the fourth Wednesday of each month, 1:00-2:00 pm Mountain Time or 2:00-3:00 pm Central Time

What: Coordinators from the the RML will present information on National Library of Medicine resources. Instruction will include hands-on exercises. Participants should have access to a phone and a computer on which they will be able to see the presentation and complete exercises for the class. One Medical Library Association Continuing Education (MLA CE) credit is available for each Discover class. To receive the credit, those viewing the live session or the recording, must complete within three weeks of the original event, 1) the evaluation for the class, and 2) the personal information.

How: The sessions are conducted using Adobe Acrobat Connect. To test whether you can view the session, try playing back one of our archived versions. If you have problems contact John Bramble Technology Coordinator, to help troubleshoot your system.

Recording and Presentation: Sessions are recorded, captioned and posted on this web page usually within one day of the session. Power Point presentations are available upon request. Please direct your request to Claire Hamasu

Logging In:

  1. Go to: https://webmeeting.nih.gov/mcr2
  2. Enter as a guest.
  3. Sign in with your first and last names.
  4. Follow the instructions in the Adobe Connect meeting room to connect to audio through your phone.

Upcoming Sessions - 1:00pm Mountain Time, 2:00pm Central Time

  • March 25 - K-12
  • ***CANCELED*** April 22 - Social Media ***CANCELED***

Previous Sessions:

February 25, 2015
TOXNET New Interface
View the archived recording at: http://goo.gl/ZTgthv

January 28, 2015
PubMed Health
View the archived recording at: http://goo.gl/ojYres

December 3, 2014
Healthy Pets/ Healthy People
View the archived recording at: http://goo.gl/QScFsq

October 22, 2014
Drug Resources
View the archived recording at: http://goo.gl/wlEXDx
Audio is not available on this recording.

September 24, 2014
Topic Specific Queries
View the archived recording at: http://goo.gl/3GdVQz

August 27, 2014
Statistical Resources
View the archived recording at: http://goo.gl/SLGzCq

July 23, 2014
Resources for Community Colleges
View the archived recording at: http://goo.gl/g3f9lH

June 25, 2014
Clinical Trials
View the archived recording at: http://goo.gl/2B20KR

May 28, 2014
Mobile Resources
View the archived recording at: http://goo.gl/ahyjUr

April 23, 2014
Specialized Information Services
View the archived recording at: http://ow.ly/w5MAr

March 26, 2014
Mobile Apps
Recording not available, but captioning text is included here.
Captioning Script for Spotlight March 2014. (PDF format).
Session to be repeated on Wed. May 28 at 1:00 MT/2:00 CT

February 26, 2014
PEMAT - Patient Education Materials Assessment Tool
View the archived recording at: http://ow.ly/u2p1U

January 10, 2014
PubMed Update
View the archived recording at: http://ow.ly/strXD

November 6, 2013
Resources for K-12 Teachers and Librarians
View the archived recording at: http://ow.ly/qAxa1

October 23 , 2013
Resources for Community Colleges
View the archived recording at: http://ow.ly/q71vF

September 25 , 2013
Self-Help Resources in NLM Databases
View the archived recording at: http://ow.ly/plZq9

September 11 , 2013
Originally scheduled for Aug. 28, 2013
Finding the Evidence for Support Resources for Dieters
View the archived recording at: http://ow.ly/oR48P

July 24, 2013
Diets and Evidence-Based Medicine
View the archived recording at: http://ow.ly/nkjCA

June 26, 2013
Packing Your Digital Go-Bag: Essential Disaster Health Information on Your Mobile Device
View the archived recording at: http://ow.ly/mrpvz
Slides are available at: http://disasterinfo.nlm.nih.gov/dimrc/dismeetings.html#previous13

May 22, 2013
Multiple Language Resources
View the archived recording at: http://ow.ly/lkLNS

April 24, 2013
Electronic Health Records, Meaningful Use and MedlinePlus Connect
View the archived recording at: http://ow.ly/konHd