Upcoming Classes

April 28
2017
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

How to Use the Human Genetic Mutation Database (HGMD)

With Dr. Devendra  Mistry
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Seats left: 41
The Genetic Mutation Database (HGMD) provides data on human inherited disease mutations.  Our web interface enables scientists to quickly and easy access the genetic causes for a disease reported in the published literature.  Our manual curation process, highly trained genetic experts, and quarterly updates make HGMD one of the most comprehensive database of disease-associated germline mutations.   Please... More
May 2
2017
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Zotero, PaperPile, Mendeley, and EndNote: An Overview

With Christopher Stave, MLS
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Seats left: 0
Managing PDFs and bibliographies are a vital part of virtually every research project. Choosing the right tool, however, can be challenging. This hands-on workshop will introduce attendees to four reference/PDF/bibliography management tools, each with its own special advantages and disadvantages. Which is best for full-text downloading? Which is the... More
May 10
2017
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

EndNote: Basic to Advanced

With Michelle  Bass, PhD, MSI
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The first half of the class provides the basics of EndNote, i.e., creating libraries, adding and importing citations, creating groups and smart groups, and generating bibliographies. The second part of the class will focus on PDF importing and management, and customizing bibliography style files. Evaluation Online Course Evaluation
May 10
2017
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Medicine Architectural History Walking Tour

With Drew Bourn, PhD, MLIS, MTS
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Seats left: 17
Take architectural history walking tour of the School of Medicine. The tour traces the school's history from 1850s San Francisco to present-day Palo Alto, and highlights some of the artistic and design choices that have resulted in the school's current built environment. Tours begin at the flagpole between the... More
May 16
2017
2:00 pm – 3:15 pm

More Than Text: Digital Bioresearch Image & Video Resources

With Michelle  Bass, PhD, MSI
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Seats left: 23
Looking a video on how to tag macrophages with iron nanoparticles? Want to perform a differential diagnosis of a patient presenting with fever, conjunctival injection, rhinorrhea, and sore throat? Want to refer to a 3D real time anatomical resource?  Lane Medical Library subscribes to a suite of image resources... More
May 18
2017
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

PubMed:Basic to Advanced Techniques

With Nicole Capdarest-Arest, MA(LIS)
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Seats left: 20
Discover the secrets of effective PubMed searching in this hands-on workshop. Attendees will learn how to use MeSH, Limits, Clinical Queries, Related Articles, My NCBI, and FindIt@Stanford to locate references, download full-text, and create current awareness profiles quickly and easily.
May 24
2017
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Biomedical Research Toolkit

With Christopher Stave, MLS
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Get of the following in 60 minutes! Essential PubMed tips/tricks in 10 minutes Find out what researchers are saying about your articles with AltMetrics 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,... More
June 7
2017
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Advanced Google: Services, Tools and Search Techniques

With Nicole Capdarest-Arest, MA(LIS)
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Seats left: 24
Most users type a few terms into the search box, click "Google Search" and hope for the best. This workshop will take you beyond the level of "optimistic amateur" and provide you with a core set of search techniques and a shiny toolkit of desktop utilities you'll find it... More
June 8
2017
9:00 am – 10:15 am

EndNote: Basic to Advanced

With Jamie Gray, MLS
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Seats left: 21
The first half of the class provides the basics of EndNote, i.e., creating libraries, adding and importing citations, creating groups and smart groups, and generating bibliographies. The second part of the class will focus on PDF importing and management, and customizing bibliography style files. Evaluation Online Course Evaluation
June 14
2017
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Architectural History Walking Tour

With Drew Bourn, PhD, MLIS, MTS
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Seats left: 20
Take architectural history walking tour of the School of Medicine. The tour traces the school's history from 1850s San Francisco to present-day Palo Alto, and highlights some of the artistic and design choices that have resulted in the school's current built environment. Tours begin at the flagpole between the... More
June 14
2017
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Systematic Reviews: Literature Database Selection, Search Strategies & Reference Management

With Jamie Gray, MLS
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Seats left: 15
A literature review is a critical part of any systematic review or meta-analysis. This presentation will expose you to the tools, strategies and expertise necessary for an efficient and comprehensive literature review. The session will cover elements of database selection; effective search strategy development in collaboration with a research... More
June 15
2017
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Getting to Know Stanford Medicine Box

With Michelle  Bass, PhD, MSI
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 Stanford Box is a cloud storage solution for organizing files, documents, notes, and more, including resources that include personal health information. In this workshop, we will review Box’s user interface, approved add-on applications to integrate Box into your daily workflow (Box Sync and Box Edit), file formatting and sharing... More
June 20
2017
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Keeping Current: Stay Up to Date with the Latest Biomedical Research

With Christopher Stave, MLS
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Seats left: 54
Researchers confront an enormous and seemingly overwhelming flood of scientific literature, blogs, podcasts, and more . Fortunately, there are some excellent tools that can help you filter and organize the information that best matches your areas of interest. This workshop will provide a close look at: 1) powerful biology/medicine... More
June 28
2017
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Biomedical Research Toolkit

With Michelle  Bass, PhD, MSI
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Seats left: 28
Get of the following in one session! Essential PubMed tips/tricks in 10 minutes Find out what researchers are saying about your articles with AltMetrics 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,... More
July 12
2017
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Architectural History Walking Tour

With Drew Bourn, PhD, MLIS, MTS
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Seats left: 20
Take architectural history walking tour of the School of Medicine. The tour traces the school's history from 1850s San Francisco to present-day Palo Alto, and highlights some of the artistic and design choices that have resulted in the school's current built environment. Tours begin at the flagpole between the... More
August 9
2017
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Architectural History Walking Tour

With Drew Bourn, PhD, MLIS, MTS
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Seats left: 20
Take architectural history walking tour of the School of Medicine. The tour traces the school's history from 1850s San Francisco to present-day Palo Alto, and highlights some of the artistic and design choices that have resulted in the school's current built environment. Tours begin at the flagpole between the... More
September 13
2017
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Architectural History Walking Tour

With Drew Bourn, PhD, MLIS, MTS
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Seats left: 20
Take architectural history walking tour of the School of Medicine. The tour traces the school's history from 1850s San Francisco to present-day Palo Alto, and highlights some of the artistic and design choices that have resulted in the school's current built environment. Tours begin at the flagpole between the... More
October 11
2017
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Architectural History Walking Tour

With Drew Bourn, PhD, MLIS, MTS
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Seats left: 20
Take architectural history walking tour of the School of Medicine. The tour traces the school's history from 1850s San Francisco to present-day Palo Alto, and highlights some of the artistic and design choices that have resulted in the school's current built environment. Tours begin at the flagpole between the... More
November 8
2017
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Architectural History Walking Tour

With Drew Bourn, PhD, MLIS, MTS
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Seats left: 20
Take architectural history walking tour of the School of Medicine. The tour traces the school's history from 1850s San Francisco to present-day Palo Alto, and highlights some of the artistic and design choices that have resulted in the school's current built environment. Tours begin at the flagpole between the... More
December 13
2017
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Architectural History Walking Tour

With Drew Bourn, PhD, MLIS, MTS
Register
Seats left: 20
Take architectural history walking tour of the School of Medicine. The tour traces the school's history from 1850s San Francisco to present-day Palo Alto, and highlights some of the artistic and design choices that have resulted in the school's current built environment. Tours begin at the flagpole between the... More

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