NLM Office Hours

NLM Office Hours are an opportunity for people who use NLM products to interact with NLM staff. Each office hours session will begin with a brief product demonstration or news item, and the remainder of the session will be devoted to answering your questions.

 

Objectives
  1. Improve knowledge about specific NLM programs, services or resources
  2. Increase use or intention to use health information resources 
Class Length

45 minutes

Class Owner(s)

Contact the NNLM Training Office for more information.

Instructor(s)

Contact the NNLM Training Office for more information.

Continuing Education

1 hour 

Classes

Event Title Event Start Date Summary Continuing Education Credits CE Categories Is Online Registration
NLM Office Hours: Bookshelf NLM Office Hours are hosted by the Network of the National Library of Medicine (NNLM) and offer one credit of Medical Library Association (MLA) continuing education (CE). This session will include a brief presentation by Stacy Lathrop from NLM's National Center for Biotechnology Information who will be discussing the use of Bookshelf followed by a Q&A session with the Bookshelf team. 1.00 On
NLM Office Hours Special Listening Session: MeSH Join us for a special NLM Office Hours Listening Session, focused on how the National Library of Medicine (NLM) and our users can work together to update the Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) vocabulary. 0.00 On
Event Title Event Start Date Summary Continuing Education Credits CE Categories Is Online Registration
NLM Office Hours: PubMed This NLM Office Hours: PubMed will include a brief presentation by Susan Schmidt from NLM’s Index Section, discussing our recent transition to automated MEDLINE indexing for PubMed. Following the presentation, product staff from the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) PubMed team, the Lister Hill National Center for Biomedical Communication (LHC), Index Section, and more will be available to answer your questions about automated indexing and any other PubMed topics. 1.00 On
NLM Office Hours Special Listening Session: MeSH Join us for a special NLM Office Hours Listening Session, focused on Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) terms related to marginalized groups. 0.00 On
NLM Office Hours: MeSH In a special NLM Office Hours co-hosted by the Massachusetts Health Sciences Library Network (MAHSLIN), Dan Cho from NLM’s Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) team will briefly describe how the Medical Subject Headings are developed and talk about the role of community input in MeSH development. Following this brief presentation, Elaine Alligood from MAHSLIN will moderate a Q&A and discussion about MeSH. 1.00 On
NLM Office Hours: PubMed Central Don’t miss the next NLM Office Hours with staff from PubMed Central (PMC)! We’ll have a brief demo of the new PMC interface and answer your questions about free access to journal content through PMC, about the NIH preprint pilot, and more. 1.00 On
NLM Office Hours: PubMed NLM Office Hours are an opportunity for people who use NLM products to interact with NLM staff. This 45 minute session focuses on PubMed. 1.00 On