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Event Title Date(s) Summary
Wellness in the Library Workplace January 10, 2022 - January 23, 2022 You’re a library worker. You’re already helping those in your community find health information. As a library worker, what are you doing to manage your own well-being? Join us for this 2-week, 4 credit-hour online class to discover ways to improve your own personal well-being and create a healthy workplace. If you are a supervisor, how are you helping to ensure your staff stays healthy (physically, emotionally, etc.)? We will also discuss ways to increase overall wellness for all staff in libraries so that we have happy, healthy, and safe work environments.

Platform/Location: Moodle

Bioinformatics and Biology Essentials For Librarians: Databases, Tools and Clinical Applications January 17, 2022 - April 22, 2022 The 14-week, 30 credit-hour self-paced online class reviews basic biology concepts and takes a deep dive into NCBI Molecular Biology Databases.

Platform/Location: Moodle

NLM Office Hours: PubMed January 28, 2022 NLM Office Hours are an opportunity for people who use NLM products to interact with NLM staff. This 45 minute session focuses on PubMed.

Platform/Location: Zoom

The Development of the National Community Health Worker Survey to Advance Professional Identity, Policy leadership, and Organizational Capacity February 9, 2022 A concise description of the class. This information appears on the "available now" section of the website

Platform/Location: Zoom

Grants and Proposal Writing February 10, 2022 Designed for beginning grant proposal writers, this class presents a general overview of the grant and funding processes as well as the level of detail required in a successful proposal.

Platform/Location: Webex

Regional Events

Event Title Date(s) Summary
Yoga, Social Justice, Redefining Body Image and Personal Power (Session 1) February 9, 2022

In this 3-part series, you'll learn how to deconstruct the values, norms, and perceptions that guide the current western view of yoga, beauty and success. We will explore these poignant topics through in-depth, open forum discussions, practical hands-on asana labs, and interactive yoga practices.

Platform/Location: Webex

NNLM Region 5 Listens Session February 15, 2022 - Data for Everyone! February 15, 2022

A Question & Answer session with Region 5 staff followed by a participatory discussion on a topic of regional interest.

Platform/Location: Webex

Yoga, Social Justice, Redefining Body Image and Personal Power (Session 2) February 16, 2022

In this 3-part series, you'll learn how to deconstruct the values, norms, and perceptions that guide the current western view of yoga, beauty and success. We will explore these poignant topics through in-depth, open forum discussions, practical hands-on asana labs, and interactive yoga practices.

Platform/Location: Webex

Region 5 Library Carpentry Workshop: Winter Session (February 2022) February 22, 2022 - February 24, 2022

Region 5 is excited to announce we will be hosting a free online session of Library Carpentry in Winter 2022. This session has 25 spots available.

Platform/Location: Zoom

Yoga, Social Justice, Redefining Body Image and Personal Power (Session 3) February 23, 2022

In this 3-part series, you'll learn how to deconstruct the values, norms, and perceptions that guide the current western view of yoga, beauty and success. We will explore these poignant topics through in-depth, open forum discussions, practical hands-on asana labs, and interactive yoga practices.

Platform/Location: Webex

On-Demand Classes

Event Title Date(s) Summary
A Bird's Eye View of Health Data Standards - On Demand On-demand through December 31, 2023 Understand the big picture of health data standards and how they are used, including relevant National Library of Medicine (NLM) products and services, in this 1 hour, on-demand, online class. Expect to spend 1 hour learning through videos and exercises.

Platform/Location: Moodle

Common Data Elements: Standardizing Data Collection On-demand through September 1, 2023 This online, self-paced course describes how librarians and other information professionals can facilitate data standardization and research data sharing using common data elements (CDEs).

Platform/Location: Moodle

Consumer Health Collection Management - On Demand On-demand through October 31, 2022 This 4 credit-hour, on-demand class reviews collection management principles and resources for health-related collections in public libraries.

Platform/Location: Moodle

Drug and Chemical Information - On Demand On-demand through June 30, 2023 Earn up to 6 hours of CE credit in this on-demand class. Learn about NLM resources that provide drug and chemical information for consumers and healthcare professionals, from interactions to adverse effects to clinical trial results. While you work through interactive hands-on scenarios, you’ll learn about the drug and chemical information-seeking habits of your patrons, helpful reference interview questions to ask, and how to efficiently navigate this unique information landscape.

Platform/Location: Moodle

Drug Terminologies and RxNorm On-demand through August 1, 2024 Learn the basic concepts of medical terminologies, followed by a deep dive into NLM's RxNorm, an NLM-authored medical terminology specializing in drug information, in this 1 credit hour on-demand class.

Platform/Location: Moodle

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