PubMed for Librarians: Automatic Term Mapping
PubMed for Librarians: Automatic Term Mapping (ATM): is a live, online session that includes hands-on exercises. Attend this class to learn about how PubMed uses Automatic Term Mapping (ATM) to map your keyword searches to the controlled vocabulary of the MeSH database. Learn how ATM allows you to effectively search PubMed with keywords. We will also look at the explosion feature, what is and isn't included in Search Details and lastly we will explore how to search for phrases in PubMed.
Suggested Prerequisite:. A basic understanding of Medical Subject Headings (MeSH).
- ATM overview
- 3 Translation Tables
- Search Details
- Phrase searching
-3 Ways to bypass ATM
Apr 9, 2019
2:00PM - 3:30PM ET
PubMed for Librarians is made up of five 90-minute segments. These five segments are presented via WebEx.
Each segment is meant to be a stand-alone module. Each user can determine how many modules and in what sequence they attend.
The segments are designed to take 1.5 hours each and will earn 1.5 MLA Continuing Education hours.
Please click on an upcoming class on the right to view the objectives for that session.