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MLA Webinar Viewing - Searching with Ease: A Guide to Effective and Efficient Searches

Register for a live, in person viewing of the MLA webinar, Searching with Ease: A Guide to Effective and Efficient Searches. This webinar will be shown at UMass Medical School in the Lamar Soutter Library.

Terry Ann Jankowski, AHIP, FMLA, one of the preeminent educators on expert searching, guides novice and intermediate searchers on how to conduct any search with ease. Participants will learn how to translate search requests into strategies, identify the right steps and tools for the request and themselves, and use their results to refine their strategies.  #mlaExpertSearch

Objectives: At the end of this webinar, participants will be able to:

  • translate search requests into effective search strategies using both controlled vocabulary and natural language
  • select a search method appropriate to the search request and their search styles
  • review a search strategy with its results to determine steps to take to improve the search

All registered participants will be eligable to receive MLA credit. If you would like to view this webinar but can not attend the in person showing, register now for this event in order to receive the recorded webinar and MLA credit information at a later time.

Class Length: 
1.5 hr
Instructor(s):
Martha Meacham, MLIS, MA, Associate Director
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