Hope you are enjoying your Fall Break! If you are on campus this week, we hope you will join us Wednesday at noon for our last Tech Tune-Up session on “Talk: FaceTime, Skype, Voxer, & more“ We’ll have pizza and salad and after you can stop by for afternoon tea. See you then!
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The first Tech Tune up session was yesterday on images. For more information on the content from that session, check out the Tech Lister Blog. I’ll be posting about the tools over the next few months. There are two sessions left: Wednesday the 17th and Wednesday the 24th.
10/17: Words: Blogging & Microblogging
10/24: Talk: FaceTime, Skype, Voxer, & more
Join us in the LHL EC for pizza, salad, drinks and to learn more about these topics.
Emma posted a great article on Aclands on her Resource of the Month blog. This is a wonderful multimedia tool for learning anatomy. I highly recommend that you give it a try.
This should be an interesting module! Remember the textbooks list, we have all 3 titles needed for Neuro. If you need anything at all while going through this section, don’t hesitate to ask!
Donna Kirking, Senior Product Trainer for Thomson Reuters, will conduct a series of workshops on EndNote X6 at UAB on Friday, October 12. The sessions will be held in the Electronic Classroom at Lister Hill Library. The library will provide pizza at 11:00 for attendees. Registration for each session is required. Click here to register.
8:30-11:00 EndNote Basic (hands-on)
This class focuses on the different ways to get data into an EndNote Library. It also includes setting preferences and creating custom groups, smart groups and group sets, and how to use most popular “Cite While You Write” commands.
11:30-1:30 EndNote Web for EndNote Users (hands-on)
This class covers using the EndNote Web features available to EndNote Users. It includes transferring references and using the EndNote Web plug-in and Capture button.
2:00-3:30 EndNote Advanced: Tips and Tricks
This class covers some commonly requested advanced features, such as editing styles to add the cited pages field for citations, customizing reference types, and creating custom term lists to integrate with customized or existing reference types.
Kick off the 2012-2013 Reynolds Historical Lecture Series with us on September 20. Laura M. Seger, PhD candidate, History & Philosophy of Science, Indiana University, Bloomington, will be speaking on “Medicine’s Changing Appreciation of Negative Results.” Reynolds lectures are free and open to the public. They are hosted by the Reynolds Associates and UAB Historical Collections. Box lunches are available on a first come, first served basis.
Visit our lecture page for the abstract of this talk, and to see the remainder of the series schedule.
**Please note: These lectures will be held in the Edge of Chaos Atrium on the 4th floor of Lister Hill Library.
DynaMed is a new clinical decision making tool available at UAB. It was jointly acquired by the UAB Health System and Lister Hill Library and is available on and off campus.
The DynaMed interface is clean and easy to use.
Search or browse for your topic to receive short summaries with links to available evidence. DynaMed employes a 7 step evidence based methodology to rate information. They assign one of three levels of evidence.
DynaMed is available on your mobile device as well. The set up is a bit tricky though, we have instructions posted to help. Give DynaMed a try and let us know what you think.
Have you signed up to get the LHL Newsletter by email yet? Only one message per month and you’ll get updates on what’s new at the library. Take a look at the latest issue. If you’d like more updates you can always Like us on Facebook. Valerie will usually tell you what kind of treats we are having at tea–important news!
Express Training classes for Fall 2012 begin September 13th! Need to hone your library skills or want to learn something new? Drop in to Express Training @ LHL for a quick session on Thursdays at noon in the Electronic Classroom on the ground floor of Lister Hill Library. The classes feature focused training with plenty of hands-on exercises and time for your questions. No registration is required for the in-person classes.
Bring a (non-messy) brown bag lunch if you like; LHL will provide snacks and drinks. Questions? Call the HUB at 205-975-4821.
Each class is also offered online on the following Monday at 3:00 pm. Registration is required for online classes. For more information on each class and to register for online classes, please go to www.uab.edu/lister/events.
Find more information and the schedules at http://libguides.lhl.uab.edu/express.