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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Reference Management in Zotero Online

Online Education Session for Orthopedic Services Please note: This event is initially limited to Orthopedic Services staff. Learning outcomes: Import references from a database Organize ...  More
Date:
Tuesday, October 27, 2020
Time:
10:00am - 11:00am
Location:
All Zones
Categories:
  Library Services  
Register! - 3 seats left

Find it Fast with Library Services Online

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 Demonstrat...  More
Date:
Thursday, November 5, 2020
Time:
12:00pm - 12:45pm
Location:
All Zones
Categories:
  Library Services  
Register! - 8 seats left

Identifying Information Gaps in Published and Ongoing Research Online

This session is part of the Information in Action series, brought to you by Dalhousie Libraries, Maritime SPOR SUPPORT Unit (MSSU) and Nova Scotia Health Library Services. How can we keep up with t...  More
Date:
Tuesday, November 10, 2020
Time:
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location:
All Zones
Categories:
  Info in Action  
Register! - 18 seats left

Myths and Misconceptions: Preprints, Open Access, and Data Sharing Online

This session is part of the Information in Action series, brought to you by Dalhousie Libraries, Maritime SPOR SUPPORT Unit (MSSU) and Nova Scotia Health Library Services. Sharing articles and data...  More
Date:
Tuesday, November 17, 2020
Time:
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location:
All Zones
Categories:
  Info in Action  
Register! - 19 seats left

COVID-19 and Real-time Data Visualization in Nova Scotia Online

This session is part of the Information in Action series, brought to you by Dalhousie Libraries, Maritime SPOR SUPPORT Unit (MSSU) and Nova Scotia Health Library Services. Part 1: Statistics Canada...  More
Date:
Tuesday, November 24, 2020
Time:
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location:
All Zones
Categories:
  Info in Action  
Register! - 12 seats left

Keeping Current: Subscribing to Emerging Research & Evidence Online

Do you find it challenging to keep up to date with the latest info in your field? Reduce information overload and automate the task of keeping current with tools such as RSS feeds, search alerts and j...  More
Date:
Wednesday, November 25, 2020
Time:
10:00am - 10:30am
Location:
All Zones
Categories:
  30 Minutes or Less     Library Services  
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Adapting or Reusing Articles, Images and Other Content Online

Are you a content creator? Do you develop and draft policies, pamphlets, educational material or other content as part of your role at Nova Scotia Health? If you answered Yes, you probably don't c...  More
Date:
Thursday, November 26, 2020
Time:
10:00am - 10:30am
Location:
All Zones
Categories:
  30 Minutes or Less     Library Services  
Register! - 9 seats left

Tips for Navigating New PubMed Online

PubMed has updated its interface and has added new features! Do you often search for literature as part of your role at Nova Scotia Health? You may have noticed changes with the PubMed database and it...  More
Date:
Friday, November 27, 2020
Time:
10:00am - 10:30am
Location:
All Zones
Categories:
  30 Minutes or Less     Library Services  
Register! - 8 seats left

Find it Fast with Library Services Online

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 Demonstrat...  More
Date:
Thursday, December 10, 2020
Time:
12:00pm - 12:45pm
Location:
All Zones
Categories:
  Library Services  
Register! - 10 seats left

Consultations

Meet one-on-one with a library and information professional for help with your project, publication, research or other info need.

Customized Training

Our instructors deliver customized education sessions on a number of topics that support the info needs of you and your team, at a time that works best for everyone.

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