Upcoming Events

2022 Jul 14
Knowledge Burst: How to Take Advantage of all BEI Resources
12:00pm to 12:20pm
Location
Zoom (register and you will receive details via email)

In this short 20 minute session, learn how to take advantage of all BEI Resources. BEI Administrative Director, Karen Bruynell will explain all of the details.

Register HERE to receive the Zoom link ahead of the session.

2022 Jul 25
Knowledge Burst: Ovid Medline Expand Term Finder
12:00pm to 12:20pm
Location
Zoom (register and you will receive details via email)

This 20-minute session will describe and explain how to use Ovid’s Expand Term Finder tool. Users will discover the appropriate terminology in an interactive Medical Subject Heading or MeSH browser and find their synonyms to correctly search in Ovid’s Medline platform. After determining the correct vocabulary; i.e. subject headings, sub-headings, and synonyms, users will create search strategies, personal accounts, and save searches.

With Medical Librarian Susan Warthman.

Register HERE to receive Zoom link ahead of session.

2022 Jul 28
Virtual CINAHL Basic Searching Class
09:00am to 10:00am
Location
Zoom (register and you will receive details via email)

Learn how to effectively search in CINAHL and use features such as limiters or filters, search history, and terms in Subject Headings index, also known as a controlled vocabulary. This interactive class will enable you to set up Ebsco Personal account, apply limiters or filters, search in CINAHL, create a personal account in Ebsco to save search results, and manage collections of search results.

With Medical Librarian Susan Warthman


Register HERE to receive Zoom link ahead of session

2022 Aug 12
Knowledge Burst: Historical Archives of Brigham and Women's Hospital
12:00pm to 12:20pm
Location
Zoom

In this short 20 minute session, explore the history and origins of the Brigham and Women's Hospital with BWH Archivist Cathy Pate.

Register HERE to receive the Zoom link ahead of the session.

2022 Aug 15
Knowledge Burst: Get Full-Text in Pubmed
12:00pm to 12:15pm
Location
Zoom (register and you will receive details via email)

This 15-minute session will quickly help you identify and access full-text articles in subscribed BWH and Harvard journals. These linked journal articles are only available for downloading when users authenticate into the BWH virtual library with Brigham credentials or the Harvard library via their HarvardKey account. Let your librarian show you how.

With Medical Librarian Susan Warthman.

Register HERE to receive Zoom link ahead of session.

2022 Aug 23
Virtual Basic Library Overview Class (BLOC)
10:00am to 11:00am
Location
Zoom (register and you will receive details via email)

Learn how to effectively navigate the Medical Library web pages in Pikenotes and familiarize yourself with library resources and services with Medical Librarian Susan Warthman. This interactive 60-minute workshop will enable you to find one e-journal article, find one e-book & navigate to the table of contents, and use one database to search for an article

Register HERE to receive Zoom link ahead of session.

2022 Sep 12
Knowledge Burst: Pubmed Search Builder Tool
12:00pm to 12:20pm
Location
Zoom (register and you will receive details via email)

This 20-minute session will review how to use the Pubmed’s Medical Subject Headings or MeSH thesaurus in conjunction with the Pubmed Search Builder to create a search strategy for your research project. Here is an example: (("Telemedicine"[Majr]) AND "Nursing"[Majr]) AND "Pediatrics"[Mesh]

With Medical Librarian Susan Warthman.

Register HERE to receive Zoom link ahead of session.

2022 Sep 28
Virtual Zotero Class
01:00pm to 02:00pm
Location
Zoom (register and you will receive details via email)

Zotero is a free bibliographic management tool, which provides users with a powerful alternative to EndNote or Refworks. This tutorial will go over the basics of Zotero and demonstrate how you can download, organize, and collect citations (and articles) from PubMed and elsewhere. We will also explore the many features and citation styles that Zotero integrates within Microsoft Word, allowing us to quickly produce well formatted bibliographies for our research papers.

Register HERE to receive video conference link.

2022 Oct 10
Knowledge Burst: Discover Library E-Resources
12:00pm to 12:15pm
Location
Zoom (register and you will receive details via email)

This 15-minute session will show you how to do one-stop shopping for electronic resources or quickly ascertain if BWH virtual library has a specific journal or book. Learn how to find e-Resources in our virtual collection.

With Medical Librarian Susan Warthman.

Register HERE to receive Zoom link ahead of session.

2022 Oct 18
Virtual PubMed Basic Search Class
02:00pm to 03:00pm
Location
Zoom (register and you will receive details via email)

Learn how to effectively search in Pubmed and use features such as filters, search history, and terms in Medical Subject Headings index, also known as MeSH, a controlled vocabulary within Pubmed. This interactive class will enable you to set up NCBI accounts, set up a filter, search in Pubmed, save search results, and create & manage collections of search results. With Medical Librarian Susan Warthman.

Register HERE to receive Zoom link ahead of session.