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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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...
Date:
Wednesday, January 24, 2018
Time:
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Location:
Online through Skype, All Zones
Categories:
Library Services Webinar
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Find it Fast with Library Services

Get oriented with the supports and resources available to you through Library Services in this interactive session. This session: Highlights key features of the Library Services website Identifies se...
Date:
Friday, February 16, 2018
Time:
12:00pm - 12:30pm
Location:
Online through Skype, All Zones
Categories:
Library Services Webinar
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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...
Date:
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Time:
11:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Online through Skype, All Zones
Categories:
Library Services Webinar
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Find it Fast with Library Services

Get oriented with the supports and resources available to you through Library Services in this interactive session. This session: Highlights key features of the Library Services website Identifies se...
Date:
Tuesday, March 6, 2018
Time:
12:00pm - 12:30pm
Location:
Online through Skype, All Zones
Categories:
Library Services Webinar
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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...
Date:
Thursday, March 15, 2018
Time:
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location:
Online through Skype, All Zones
Categories:
Library Services Webinar
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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 ...
Date:
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Time:
10:30am - 11:30am
Location:
Online through Skype, All Zones
Categories:
Library Services Webinar
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Find it Fast with Library Services

Get oriented with the supports and resources available to you through Library Services in this interactive session. This session: Highlights key features of the Library Services website Identifies se...
Date:
Tuesday, April 10, 2018
Time:
12:00pm - 12:30pm
Location:
Online through Skype, All Zones
Categories:
Library Services Webinar
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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:...
Date:
Thursday, April 19, 2018
Time:
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location:
Online through Skype, All Zones
Categories:
Library Services Webinar
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Searching Skills for the Health Care Provider II: Find Intervention Articles Quickly

Point-of-care tools can be effective in the moment, but don’t always provide the answers you need. When you can’t find relevant clinical answers in point-of-care tools, a strategic search for studie...
Date:
Thursday, April 26, 2018
Time:
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location:
Online through Skype, All Zones
Categories:
Library Services Webinar
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Find it Fast with Library Services

Get oriented with the supports and resources available to you through Library Services in this interactive session. This session: Highlights key features of the Library Services website Identifies se...
Date:
Tuesday, May 8, 2018
Time:
12:00pm - 12:30pm
Location:
Online through Skype, All Zones
Categories:
Library Services Webinar
Register! - 5 seats left

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