Discovering TOXNET: From Paracelsus to Nanotechnology (Module 1)
Presenter: National Training Center
Date: October 21 – November 5, 2013
Registration: Deadline of October 18, 2013
Brief Summary: Discover TOXNET and other NLM environmental health databases through videos, guided tutorials, and discovery exercises. The class is taught in two modules. Module 1 covers the following resources: ChemIDPlus, LactMed, TOXLINE, CHEMM, REMM, and WISER.
TOXNET is a web-based system of databases covering hazardous chemicals, environmental health, and toxic releases. Module 1 covers three TOXNET databases (ChemIDPlus, LactMed, TOXLINE) as well as three emergency response tools (CHEMM, REMM, and WISER). You’ll learn about the resources through videos, guided tutorials, discovery exercises, and solving real-life reference questions.
Audience: Designed for health sciences librarians and health sciences professionals interested in unlocking the information in the above databases and tools. (4 MLA CEs)