Navigating Health Information for Academic Libraries
Presenter: Missy Harvey, Technology & Communication Coordinator, NN/LM MAR
Summary: This class is for academic librarians to improve their awareness and learn more about how their faculty/students can research the health, chemical, and environmental literature; find consumer health information; and learn about mobile apps to find what they need.
Includes introductions to PubMed, MedlinePlus, PubChem, TOXNET, Genetics Home Reference, Drug Information Portal, ClinicalTrials.gov, as well as other free databases/services from the National Library of Medicine (NLM).
Date / Time: June 25, 2014 / 10:30 am – Noon (ET)
Notes: Registration is required and space is limited. Limited to academic librarians from western PA. Registrations from outside the area will be accepted, if there is enough space available.
- Stop at the front desk to sign-in (only registrants will be allowed to attend)
- Present a university or government-issued photo ID
National Library of Medicine Exhibit
A special exhibit will be on display during this time: Everyday Miracles: Medical Imagery in Ex-Votos
- Exhibit LibGuide: http://guides.library.duq.edu/exvotos
- June 23 – August 2, 2014
- Gumberg Library, 5th Floor