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April SCR CONNECTions Recording Now Available

Monday, April 21st, 2014

The recording of this week’s SCR CONNECTions webinar, Evidence Based Public Health (EBPH) is now available in the SCR CONNECTions archives. A link to the presentation materials can also be found at that site. The class is available for 1 hour of MLA CE through May 14, 2014.

As a reminder, we will not be holding SCR CONNECTions for the month of May.

Join us June 18th for our next SCR CONNECTions webinar!

Join Us for SCR CONNECTions Tomorrow on Evidence Based Public Health

Tuesday, April 15th, 2014

Nurse giving a toddler a shot

Join us April 16, 2014 for the monthly SCR CONNECTions webinar.

Wednesday, April 16th from 10:30 – 11:30 am (CT)

Presenter: Naomi Gonzales, Public Health Coordinator, National Network of Libraries of Medicine, South Central Region

Topic: From Problem to Prevention: Evidence Based Public Health”

This month’s webinar will be a one-hour preview of an upcoming NN/LM SCR class that will go over the basics of evidence-based public health and highlight essentials of the EBPH process.

How to Log In

Go to https://webmeeting.nih.gov/scr/,  on the log in screen, choose “Enter as a Guest” and type in your name.

Once the room is open the system will be able to call you to connect to the audio. If this system does not work for you, a call-in number will be provided in the room.

Use *6 to mute or unmute your phone.

**Do Not Place Call on Hold**

Problems? Contact the Regional Medical Library (RML) office at 713-799-7880, or 800-338-7657 (AR, LA, NM, OK, TX only).

This webinar will be available for 1 hour of Medical Library Association (MLA) Continuing Education credit and will be archived for future viewing.

Join Us for SCR CONNECTions Tomorrow on NLM K-12 Resources

Tuesday, February 18th, 2014

bigstock-Cute-young-student-using-a-tab-23409365 Join us February 19, 2014 for the monthly SCR CONNECTions webinar.

Wednesday, February 19th from 10:30 – 11:30 am (CT)

Presenter: Cheryl Rowan, Consumer Health Coordinator, National Network of Libraries of Medicine, South Central Region

Topic: Off the Shelf: Free Classroom Resources from the National Library of Medicine”

This month’s webinar will highlight some of the free NLM resources which include materials designed to introduce, reinforce, and supplement K-12 curricula. Resources covered will include: NLM Online Exhibitions, ToxMystery, ToxTown, GeneED, Genetics Home Reference, and others.

 How to Log In

Go to https://webmeeting.nih.gov/scr/,  on the log in screen, choose “Enter as a Guest” and type in your name.

Once the room is open the system will be able to call you to connect to the audio. If this system does not work for you, a call-in number will be provided in the room.

Use *6 to mute or unmute your phone.

**Do Not Place Call on Hold**

Problems? Contact the Regional Medical Library (RML) office at 713-799-7880713-799-7880, or 800-338-7657800-338-7657 (AR, LA, NM, OK, TX only).

This webinar will be available for 1 hour of Medical Library Association (MLA) Continuing Education credit and will be archived for future viewing.

Recording Available: Right on the Money: SCR CONNECTions Funding webinar

Thursday, January 16th, 2014

The recording of January 15th SCR CONNECTions webinar, Right on the Money: 2014 NN/LM SCR Funding Opportunities, is now available in the SCR CONNECTions archives.  A link to the PowerPoint is also available from the page.

Interested in learning more about NN/LM SCR Funding?  The Funding page contains a list of current and upcoming opportunities.

Join us for a PubMed Update on SCR CONNECTions Nov. 20

Monday, November 4th, 2013

PubMed Logo

Join us November 20, 2013 for the monthly SCR CONNECTions webinar.

Wednesday, November 20, 2013 from 10:30 – 11:30 am (CT)

Presenters: Trainers from the National Library of Medicine Training Center (NTC) and the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM)

Topic: PubMed Update

Join National Training Center and National Library of Medicine trainers for a one-hour PubMed update session.  Learn about recently added PubMed features and interface changes from the last six months.  Bring your questions!

How to Log In

Go to https://webmeeting.nih.gov/scr/,  on the log in screen, choose “Enter as a Guest” and type in your name.

Once the room is open the system will be able to call you to connect to the audio. If this system does not work for you, a call-in number will be provided in the room.

Use *6 to mute or unmute your phone.

**Do Not Place Call on Hold**

Problems? Contact the Regional Medical Library (RML) office at 713-799-7880, or 800-338-7657 (AR, LA, NM, OK, TX only).

This webinar will be available for 1 hour of Medical Library Association (MLA) Continuing Education credit and will be archived for future viewing.

 

SCR CONNECTions Presentation Materials Now Available

Wednesday, September 18th, 2013

Rebecca Miller

The presentation materials including slides, thought provoking questions, chat transcript, and more from today’s popular SCR CONNECTions webinar Mobile Devices and Apps in Education with guest speaker Rebecca K. Miller are now available through the SCR CONNECTions archives.

We are unable to post a recording on our website as captioning was unavailable during the presentation.

If you are interested in obtaining a copy of the webinar recording please contact Emily Hurst.

1 hour MLA CE will be available through October 2, 2013.

 

September 2013 SCR CONNECTions

Thursday, September 12th, 2013

Tablet Computers in the Academic Library Book Cover

Please join us Wednesday, September 18, 2013 from 10:30 – 11:30 am (CT) for the National Network of Libraries of Medicine, South Central Region’s (NN/LM SCR’s) free monthly webinar, SCR CONNECTions.

This month’s topic is Mobile Devices and Apps in Education presented by guest speaker Rebecca K. Miller, College Librarian for Science, Life Sciences, and Engineering at Virginia Tech University.

Rebecca is no stranger to our Region. She previously served as the Digital Technologies/Information Literacy Librarian at LSU in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. She is currently pursuing a secondary master of arts degree in instructional design and technology from Virginia Tech. Rebecca is also the co-author of the popular book Tablet Computers in the Academic Library as well as the forthcoming title Introduction: Rethinking Reference and Instruction with Tablets.

Mobile devices are changing how library users access information and applications (apps) for mobile devices are being released at a rapid rate. Rebecca will address how mobile technologies and apps can be implemented in library and educational settings. Rebecca will provide an overview for using apps for teaching and provide information about how to assess apps for use in education.

This webinar will be available for 1 hour of Medical Library Association (MLA) Continuing Education credit and will be archived for future viewing.

 

How to Log In

Go to https://webmeeting.nih.gov/scr/, on the log in screen, choose “Enter as a Guest” and type in your name.

Once the room is open the system will provide a prompt asking for your phone number to connect to the audio.

Use *6 to mute or unmute your phone.

**Do Not Place Call on Hold**

Problems? Contact the Regional Medical Library (RML) office at 713-799-7880, or 800-338-7657 (AR, LA, NM, OK, TX only).

PubMed Health SCR CONNECTions Recording Now Available

Friday, July 19th, 2013

PubMed Health Logo

The recording of Wednesday’s SCR CONNECTions webinar, PubMed Health and Systematic Reviews with guest speaker Hilda Bastain from the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) is now available in the SCR CONNECTions archive. A link to the presentation materials can also be found at that site. The class is available for 1 hour of MLA CE through August 2.

Hilda provided an overview not only of PubMed Health but also of systematic reviews and the systemic review process. Hilda has over 25 years of experience with systematic reviews and is an expert in the field.

Join us August 21st for the next SCR CONNECTions webinar. Topic: Video Creation Tools and Tips with speaker Emily Hurst.

 

 

Join Us for SCR CONNECTions on PubMed Health

Tuesday, July 16th, 2013

PubMed Health Logo

Join us tomorrow for the monthly SCR CONNECTions webinar.

Wednesday, July 17, 2013 from 10:30 – 11:30 am (CT)

Guest Speaker: Hilda Bastian, PubMed Health, National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)

Topic: PubMed Health and Systematic Reviews

PubMed Health provides information for consumers and clinicians on prevention and treatment of diseases and conditions. PubMed Health specializes in reviews of clinical effectiveness research, with easy-to-read summaries for consumers as well as full technical reports. Clinical effectiveness research finds answers to the question “What works?” in medical and health care.PubMed Health is a service provided by NCBI at the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM).

Guest speaker Hilda Bastian works at NCBI at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda. She is responsible for improving accessibility and usability of NLM resources based on systematic reviews. Hilda was instrumental in the development of PubMed Health and today she serves as the editor and curator of PubMed Health. Hilda was one of the founding members of the Cochrane Collaboration and the first Coordinator of its Consumer Network. She has been summarizing the results of systematic reviews for over 25 years.

SCR CONNECTions webinars are conducted via the Adobe Connect web meeting system. Join the webinar.

Test your connection before joining with Adobe Connect.

In response to technical errors, the National Network of Libraries of Medicine, South Central Region (NN/LM SCR) has discontinued the use of Voice Over IP for audio, all audio is conducted through dial-in using the number provided below.

Dial in Number: 1 (888) 394.8197

Participant Code: 398338

Use *6 to mute or unmute your phone.

**Do Not Place Call on Hold**

Problems? Contact the Regional Medical Library (RML) office at 713-799-7880, or 800-338-7657 (AR, LA, NM, OK, TX only).

This webinar will be available for 1 hour of Medical Library Association (MLA) Continuing Education credit.

If you cannot attend the live webinar, we anticipate that it will be recorded and archived for viewing at a later date.

SCR CONNECTions Webinar This Week

Monday, April 15th, 2013

Join us for the next SCR CONNECTions webinar.

Wednesday, April 17, 2013 from 10:30 – 11:30 am (CT)

Guest Speaker: Cynthia Olney NN/LM Outreach Evaluation Research Center (OERC)

Topic: Once Upon a Time: Using Evaluation Findings to Tell Your Project’s Story

Once upon a time, there was an evaluation report that people actually read. Sound like a fairy tale? Exactly! This presentation will show you how to create more audience-friendly evaluation reports using content structures found in fairy tales and inspirational speeches. The presentation covers a five-step process for developing reports, then shows two different structures that can be used to organize narrative and content to be interesting and motivational to the reader or listener. The formats covered in this webinar can be adapted for written reports, presentations, and even elevator speeches. Don’t let your data get in the way of a good story; use your data to enhance it instead.

SCR CONNECTions webinars are conducted via the Adobe Connect web meeting system. Join the webinar using the following URL: https://webmeeting.nih.gov/scr/ .

Test your connection before joining with Adobe using the following URL: https://admin.acrobat.com/common/help/en/support/meeting_test.htm.

Please note: SCR CONNECTions webinars use Voice over IP technology (VoIP). You must have audio on your computer turned on to hear the webinar. No call in number will be provided.

This webinar will be available for 1 hour of Medical Library Association (MLA) Continuing Education credit.

If you cannot attend the live webinar, it will be recorded and archived for viewing at a later date.