Spring Classes: PubMed & Zotero

The Levy Library is offering a series of one-hour classes on two important research resources: PubMed and Zotero. Read descriptions of the classes below, or follow this linkRegistration is required.

Searching PubMed: From Basic to Advanced

Tuesday, March 28 | 11AM-12PM

In this class, you’ll learn about the search engine which powers basic PubMed searching, allowing you to better understand your search results.  Then we’ll move on to advanced search functionalities including filtering and sorting options, using the advanced search builder, and using the MeSH database to create a targeted search query.  We’ll make sure you know how to connect to full-text of articles you discover in PubMed using Levy Library’s Find It options and we’ll discuss the advantages of registering for a My NCBI account. To learn more about this class and to register, click here.

Intro to Zotero Reference Management Tool

Friday, April 21 | | 12PM – 1PM

Join us for Introduction to Zotero, a powerful, easy-to-use research tool that helps you gather, organize, and analyze sources and then automatically generate in-text citations and bibliographies. Please being your laptop to this class in order to take advantage of the workshop-style of the session. To learn more about this class and to register, click here.

Searching PubMed: From Basic to Advanced

Tuesday, May 2 | 1PM-2PM

In this class, you’ll learn about the search engine which powers basic PubMed searching, allowing you to better understand your search results.  Then we’ll move on to advanced search functionalities including filtering and sorting options, using the advanced search builder, and using the MeSH database to create a targeted search query.  We’ll make sure you know how to connect to full-text of articles you discover in PubMed using Levy Library’s Find It options and we’ll discuss the advantages of registering for a My NCBI account. To learn more about this class and to register, click here.