Library Classes

Getting the Most From Google: Advanced Tips & Tools

Instructors: Cindy Schmidt, MD, MLS and Marty Magee, MSA, MLS

Take your Google searches to the next level.  Learn to use available tools and operators to focus your Google or Google Scholar searches on your area of interest.  Customize your Google Scholar settings to obtain full-text and facilitate citation export.   Learn about other specialized Google search engines, including Google Images and Google Translate. 

June 13, WH8011, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

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June 14, MCPH3001, 3:30pm - 4:30pm

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Intro to Citation Managers - EndNote, RefWorks, Mendeley, & Zotero

Instructors: Emily J. Glenn, MSLS and Cindy Schmidt, MD, MLS

Get to know these four popular bibliographic citation management program and decide which is best to use with your individual and collaborative projects. In this session, we will demonstrate the strongest features of these four programs, demonstrate collection and organization of citations and PDFs, and review output and full-text linking.

October 30, DRC1006, 3:30pm - 4:20pm

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October 31, WH8011, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

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Finding Experts

Instructors: Cindy Schmidt, MD, MLS and Emily J. Glenn, MSLS

Discover several ways to identify experts in your field by using tools like Research Nebraska. Identify current research projects in your area via NIH reporter and ClinicalTrials.gov. Use literature databases like SciFinder, EMBASE and Scopus to trace paths of knowledge via cited and citing reference searches.

December 14, MCPH3001, 3:30pm - 4:30pm

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December 15, WH8011, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

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