The NIH Library is offering a class on Information Resources for Clinical Research, August 1 from 1:30 to 3:00 p.m. This course, offered as a webinar and an in-person class, will present a brief overview of clinical and biomedical research information resources. You will learn:
- How to use the evidence-based and clinical trial databases PubMed and Embase
- Why it is important to search beyond PubMed for clinical information
- When to use Pharmaprojects, Cochrane, TOXNET, PsycINFO, and other resources for high-impact clinical care
- How to effectively use the “–” operator in Google and Google Scholar
- Where to learn more about information resources for clinical research
- How to find additional training opportunities
To register for the webinar: ://nih.webex.com/nih/k2/j.php?MTID=t589c9d4b32bbc327d49cdaece77a9a26.
To register for the in-person class: nihlibrary.nih.gov/node/377921/register.
Even if the class is full, please sign up for the waitlist and plan on attending the class. When the class begins, empty seats will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis by waitlisted students who arrive early and sign in. An effort is made to accommodate everyone. Please note that a limited number of laptops will be available in the room; you are encouraged to bring your own laptop if possible.
Sign language interpreters and other reasonable accommodations can be provided. If you require such accommodations, please contact the NIH Library Information Desk at 301-496-1080 five business days in advance. For TDD users/callers, please call the above number through the Federal Relay Service at 1-800-877-8339.
The NIH Library in Building 10 serves the information needs of NIH staff and select Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) agencies. The NIH Library is part of the Office of Research Services (ORS) in the Office of the Director (OD).