Upcoming Classes

October 17
2019
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Introduction to Version Control with Git

Instructor(s):
Cheyenne Payne
This class is for people who want an introduction to version control, Git, and Github, and how to apply them.
October 24
2019
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Literature Reviews Beyond PubMed: Crafting Effective Searches in Other Databases

Instructor(s):
Connie Wong, MLIS, MPVM, DVM
At Stanford, we have access to a remarkable array of research literature databases, many of which contain relevant content not included in PubMed. Unfortunately, it’s not always clear how to identify these alternate databases, much less craft effective strategies for searching them. This session is designed to help Stanford faculty, ... More
November 7
2019
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Quick Start: A 60-minute Research Toolkit

Instructor(s):
Nicole Soares, MLIS
Get all of the following in one session! Essential PubMed tips/tricks Tips for finding the "seminal" article(s) on a topic When to use other powerful Stanford databases on cost/economics, health policy, medical education, etc.  Best approaches to managing your references, PDFs, and bibliographies using Zotero, Endnote, PaperPile or Mendeley Hit a paywall for an article? ... More
November 20
2019
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Quick Start: A 60-minute Research Toolkit

Instructor(s):
Amelia Llorens, MSIS
Get all of the following in one session! Essential PubMed tips/tricks Tips for finding the "seminal" article(s) on a topic When to use other powerful Stanford databases on cost/economics, health policy, medical education, etc.  Best approaches to managing your references, PDFs, and bibliographies using Zotero, Endnote, PaperPile or Mendeley Hit a paywall for an article? ... More