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From the GMR: PubMed Online Classes Available

Hello Folks,

We are offering TWO PubMed Courses online this Fall.

Making PubMed Work for You
If you've never taken a PubMed class online or it's been awhile since you've participated in a PubMed course, then Making PubMed Work for You if for you. This three-week course is intended to hone basic searching techniques and the ability to develop search strategies that takes advantage of the PubMed interface to MEDLINE. Spend about one hour a week, taking this course at your own pace via Moodle. Topics covered include Automatic Term Mapping, Search results, Details, My NCBI collections, Searching with MeSH, and the Special Topics interface options.
Join us from September 10- October 1, 2012 for 3.5 MLA CE.

Keeping Up with PubMed
This NEW four-week course for the experienced PubMed searcher builds on the information covered in Making PubMed Work for You. This class will focus on the effective use of advanced PubMed features including MeSH headings and subheadings, subset and filter options including My NCBI Filters,saving search strategies, creating journal searches, and linking to libraries and full text sources.
Join us from September 24- October 22, 2012 for 5 MLA CE.

Register online with the GMR registration system at:

See you online and feel free to email me directly with any questions.

P.S. These classes will be offered again in 2013.


Holly Ann Burt, MLIS, AHIP
Outreach and Exhibits Coordinator
NN/LM-Greater Midwest Region
1750 W. Polk St. M/C 763
Chicago, IL 60612-4330
phone: 800-338-7657 (in the Region) or 312-996-2464
fax: 312-996-2226

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