Classes in San Antonio, TX Sept 28 & 29
The NN/LM SCR will be offering the following classes at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Briscoe Library.
Wednesday, Sept 28, 2011
1pm – 5pm
Keeping Up with NLM’s PubMed
With a hands-on approach, this class will show attendees how to use the features of PubMed effectively. Attendees will be able to describe the contents of PubMed; formulate basic search strategies; display, print, and save results in various formats; revise and refine searches; and use special features such as Limits and Advanced Search.
Thursday, Sept 29, 2011
9am – 12pm
TOXNET Toxicology & Environmental Information
This is a 3-hour hands-on class intended for inexperienced users. It is designed to introduce participants to the different databases available on TOXNET. Attendees will gain experience locating toxicology, chemical, and other hazardous substance information. Databases to be covered include: Hazardous Substances Data Bank (HSDB), LactMed, TOXLINE, TOXMAP, Household Products Database, and ChemIDplus.
The classes are free. To register for the classes, go to: http://nnlm.gov/scr/training/register.html.