Learning Opportunities

Library Services provides all staff, physicians and researchers with education and supports to effectively discover and use health information. Through our education sessions, we keep you aware of new and relevant resources and teach you efficient and practical information skills that meet your evolving needs.

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Grey Literature 101

What is grey literature and how do you incorporate it into your work? Stop feeling overwhelmed by the Internet and let the library help you with defining and managing your grey literature needs! This sessi...  More
Date:
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Time:
10:00am - 11:00am
Location:
Online through Skype, All Zones
Categories:
  Library Services     Online  
Register! - 1 seat left

Find it Fast with Library Services

Get oriented with the supports and resources available to you through Library Services in this virtual tour. This session: Highlights key features of the Library Services website Demonstrates searchi...  More
Date:
Tuesday, February 5, 2019
Time:
12:00pm - 12:40pm
Location:
Online through Skype, All Zones
Categories:
  Library Services     Online  
Register! - 2 seats left

Savvy Searching with PubMed

Searching PubMed can feel like a daunting task at times. How do you make sure you’re not missing relevant articles when there is so much information? Having a strategic process to carry out your search an...  More
Date:
Monday, February 11, 2019
Time:
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Location:
Online through Skype, All Zones
Categories:
  Library Services     Online  
Register! - 8 seats left

Creating Effective Research Questions

In health care, we often ask complicated questions that have a number of components and variable terminology. The way you describe your information need will impact the relevancy of the information you find. Ta...  More
Date:
Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Time:
10:00am - 11:00am
Location:
Online through Skype, All Zones
Categories:
  Library Services     Online  
Register! - 3 seats left

Find it Fast with Library Services

Get oriented with the supports and resources available to you through Library Services in this virtual tour. This session: Highlights key features of the Library Services website Demonstrates searchi...  More
Date:
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Time:
12:00pm - 12:40pm
Location:
Online through Skype, All Zones
Categories:
  Library Services     Online  
Register! - 10 seats left

Jumpstart Your Journal Club

Do you want to start a journal club within your unit, department, team or portfolio? Do you already have a journal club, but need tips to increase participation and stay on track? Make engaging with current evi...  More
Date:
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Time:
11:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Online through Skype, All Zones
Categories:
  Library Services     Online  
Register! - 1 seat left

Evaluating Sources of Information

We encounter information on a daily basis whether we are reading exercise recommendations a friend shared on Facebook or evaluating a journal article to use in practice, to update a policy, etc. How do we know ...  More
Date:
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
Time:
10:00am - 11:00am
Location:
Online through Skype, All Zones
Categories:
  Library Services     Online  
Register! - 3 seats left

Grey Literature 101

What is grey literature and how do you incorporate it into your work? Stop feeling overwhelmed by the Internet and let the library help you with defining and managing your grey literature needs! This sessi...  More
Date:
Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Time:
11:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Online through Skype, All Zones
Categories:
  Library Services     Online  
Register! - 4 seats left

Find it Fast with Library Services

Get oriented with the supports and resources available to you through Library Services in this virtual tour. This session: Highlights key features of the Library Services website Demonstrates searchi...  More
Date:
Tuesday, April 9, 2019
Time:
12:00pm - 12:40pm
Location:
Online through Skype, All Zones
Categories:
  Library Services     Online  
Register! - 10 seats left

Searching Skills for the Health Care Provider I: Point-of-Care Tools

Busy health care providers need to find relevant information quickly to support patient care. Point-of-care tools offer an evidence-based starting point to quickly get the information you need. This session:...  More
Date:
Tuesday, April 16, 2019
Time:
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location:
Online through Skype, All Zones
Categories:
  Library Services     Online  
Register! - 4 seats left

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Library Services offers education sessions to staff throughout the province. Sessions are offered both in person and online from September to June (see calendar).

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