Past Classes

December
2017

Biomedical Research Toolkit

Get all 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, ... All course content
August
2018

Copy of PubMed:Basic to Advanced Techniques

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. All course content
August
2018

PubMed:Basic to Advanced Techniques

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. All course content
May
2020

Quick Tips for Locating COVID 19 Related Research (via Zoom)

The recent surge in demand for COVID-related research has paralleled an equally remarkable growth in COVID-related web resources. This workshop will provide attendees with the tools and search strategies necessary to 1) effectively utilize a core set of high-impact databases and search engines; 2) download and organize search results with ... All course content
May
2020

Searching in the New PubMed (via Zoom)

After May 18th, the new PubMed website will become the default for searching the biomedical literature database. This short class will give an overview of the key changes and new features. Please note: This class will be held via Zoom. The instructor will send the Zoom link 24 hours before the ... All course content
June
2020

Searching in the New PubMed (via Zoom)

After May 18th, the new PubMed website will become the default for searching the biomedical literature database. This short class will give an overview of the key changes and new features. Please note: This class will be held via Zoom. The instructor will send the Zoom link 24 hours before the ... All course content
June
2020

Zotero Basics: Software to collect, organize, and share citations (via Zoom)

  Zotero is a free, open-source program for managing references. This half-hour workshop will go over the basics- including adding citations to your Zotero library, organizing your library, and quickly creating bibliographies and citations. To follow along, download Zotero and the Zotero Connector prior to the workshop. Please note: This class will ... All course content