University of Nebraska Medical Center

PubMed Basics classes announced

PubMed Basics will be offered several times in the coming months. Learn how to:

  • Explain the scope and content of the Medline database.
  • Perform a meaningful keyword search in PubMed
  • Explain the limitations of a keyword search.
  • Perform a search using MeSH (Medical Subject Headings)
  • Use Limits to refine a search
  • Choose display formats for citations
  • Print, Email, or send articles to the Clipboard.
  • Locate the articles retrieved by a search either electronically, in McGoogan Library’s print collection, or through interlibrary loan.

Classes are being held on:

  • Wednesday, Feb. 17, 1:00-2:30 PM
  • Wednesday, March 17, 1:00-2:30 PM
  • Wednesday, April 14, 1:00-2:30 PM
  • Wednesday May 19, 1:00-2:30 PM

If you are unable to attend one of these sessions, you can arrange one-on-one or group instruction at a time more convenient to you.

Please email Teri Hartman at thartman@unmc.edu to register.