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Register for the upcoming Teaching Topics Webinar on August 10

Posted by on July 17th, 2017 0 comments

NTO’s August Teaching Topics webinar features five ways librarians teach PubMed. From flipped classrooms to search visualizations, you’ll hear a range of ideas. A full list of presentation topics is available on the registration page.  Teaching Topics: Successes, Flops, and Far-Out ideas Thursday, August 10, 2017 2:30 – 3:30 PM ET 1 MLA CE credit hour… Read More »

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Another Radical Class on NCBI Bioinformatics Databases Happens July 26

Posted by on July 7th, 2017 0 comments

Grab your jams and slap on some Zinka, because Wednesday, July 26 we are, like, totally, surfin’ the Protein and Structure databases with NCBI. It’s going to be excellent. NCBI is itself a child of the ’80s. It was founded in 1988 by Senator Claude Pepper. So whether you consider bioinformatics databases brand new or BLAST… Read More »

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Expert searchers should take our Advanced PubMed: Medical Subject Headings class on August 9

Posted by on July 3rd, 2017 1 comment

Think you’re an expert searcher in PubMed? Answer these questions: What happens when MeSH terms are updated? Which Filters restrict to MEDLINE citations? What is the role of a subheading when building a search? How do you free float a subheading? What are the commonly confused subheadings? If you answered these without Google or human… Read More »

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