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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Upcoming Events

Spring into Action: Creating Content with Library Services at St. Martha's

This event will be held in the Clare Marie Gathering Place. Librarian Educators Lara Killian and Katie McLean support patient pamphlet and subject guide creation at NSHA. They're hitting the road this sp...  More
Date:
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Time:
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Location:
Eastern
Categories:
  Content Creator Tour  
Register! - 21 seats left

Spring into Action: Creating Content with Library Services at Northside General Hospital

This event will be held in the Admin Boardroom. Librarian Educators Lara Killian and Katie McLean support patient pamphlet and subject guide creation at NSHA. They're hitting the road this spring and con...  More
Date:
Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Time:
9:00am - 10:30am
Location:
Eastern
Categories:
  Content Creator Tour  
Register! - 24 seats left

Spring into Action: Creating Content with Library Services at Harbour View Hospital

This event will be held in the Boardroom. Librarian Educators Lara Killian and Katie McLean support patient pamphlet and subject guide creation at NSHA. They're hitting the road this spring and connectin...  More
Date:
Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Time:
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Location:
Eastern
Categories:
  Content Creator Tour  
Register! - 25 seats left

Spring into Action: Creating Content with Library Services at Cape Breton Regional Hospital

This event will be held in the Conference Room (3624) at 8:30am OR 10:00am. Librarian Educators Lara Killian and Katie McLean support patient pamphlet and subject guide creation at NSHA. They're hitting ...  More
Date:
Thursday, May 23, 2019
Time:
8:30am - 11:30am
Location:
Eastern
Categories:
  Content Creator Tour  
Register! - 23 seats left

Spring into Action: Creating Content with Library Services at Sacred Heart Community Health Centre

This event will be held in the Computer Room at 3:00pm OR 3:45pm. Librarian Educators Lara Killian and Katie McLean support patient pamphlet and subject guide creation at NSHA. They're hitting the road t...  More
Date:
Thursday, May 23, 2019
Time:
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Location:
Eastern
Categories:
  Content Creator Tour  
Register! - 14 seats left

Spring into Action: Creating Content with Library Services at Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital

This event will be held in the Boardroom. Librarian Educators Lara Killian and Katie McLean support patient pamphlet and subject guide creation at NSHA. They're hitting the road this spring and connectin...  More
Date:
Friday, May 24, 2019
Time:
9:00am - 10:30am
Location:
Eastern
Categories:
  Content Creator Tour  
Register! - 25 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, May 29, 2019
Time:
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Location:
Online through Skype, All Zones
Categories:
  Library Services     Online  
Register! - 4 seats 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:
Thursday, May 30, 2019
Time:
11:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Online through Skype, All Zones
Categories:
  Library Services     Online  
Register!

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, June 4, 2019
Time:
12:00pm - 12:40pm
Location:
Online through Skype, All Zones
Categories:
  Library Services     Online  
Register! - 4 seats left

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