PubMed Essentials (on-demand)

If you’re new to PubMed or just want a refresher this online class is designed for you. The class is made up of 10 short units that include videos, exercises and quizzes. The class gives you the chance to explore PubMed at your own pace with guided tours and exercises. This class takes about 1 hour to complete. 

Objectives

After viewing the 10 video modules and completing the embedded exercises, you will have gained a solid knowledge of the scope of PubMed and how to run a PubMed search that retrieves relevant citations, and  help health information consumers locate connections to medical journal citations in PubMed from a MedlinePlus health topic page.

The 10 tutorials are:

  1. What is in PubMed?
  2. Find articles on a topic
  3. Subject search: How it works
  4. Find articles from a citation
  5. Find articles by an author
  6. Find articles by journal 
  7. Get the full text of an article
  8. Find the latest treatments for a disease or disorder
  9. Save searches and set email alerts
  10. Help consumers find research in PubMed using MedlinePlus
Class Length

One hour

Class Owner(s)

Contact the NNLM Training Office for more information.

Instructor(s)

Contact the NNLM Training Office for more information.

Continuing Education

This class qualifies for Medical Library Association (MLA) Consumer Health Information Specialization (CHIS) Level 1.

This class qualifies for Medical Library Association (MLA) Consumer Health Information Specialization (CHIS) Level 2.

Upon completion, you can claim 1 CE credit from the Medical Library Association.

CHIS Competencies

3. Knowledge of Subject Matter and Resources

6. Literacy and Health Literacy

Classes

Event Title Event Start Date Summary Continuing Education Credits CE Categories Is Online Registration
PubMed Essentials On-Demand If you’re new to PubMed or just want a refresher, this online class is designed for you. The class is made up of 10 short units that include videos, exercises and quizzes. The class gives you the chance to explore PubMed at your own pace with guided tours and exercises. This class takes about 1 hour to complete. 1.00 CHIS Level 1, CHIS Level 2 On
Event Title Event Start Date Summary Continuing Education Credits CE Categories Is Online Registration
PubMed Essentials On-Demand If you’re new to PubMed or just want a refresher, this online class is designed for you. The class is made up of 10 short units that include videos, exercises and quizzes. The class gives you the chance to explore PubMed at your own pace with guided tours and exercises. This class takes about 1 hour to complete. 1.00 CHIS Level 1, CHIS Level 2 On