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Fall 2014 Library Workshops

The Health Sciences Library will be offering the following sessions on EndNote, RefWorks, and Thesis Formatting. Go to http://library.ucalgary.ca/workshops for details and to register. Sessions offered at the Health Sciences Library are shown in green. EndNote Basic This introductory session … Continue reading

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Spring – Summer Library Workshops

The Health Sciences Library will be offering basic sessions on EndNote, RefWorks, and a quick introduction to Thesis Formatting. Go to http://library.ucalgary.ca/workshops for details and to register. Sessions offered at the Health Sciences Library are shown in green. RefWorks – … Continue reading

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New RefWorks and EndNote sessions added for April

The Health Sciences Library has added RefWorks and EndNote workshops in April in Computer Classroom 1460A. Dates and times are: RefWorks – Tuesday April 8, 12-1 pm EndNote – Wednesday April 9, 3-4 pm Further details about these and other … Continue reading

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January – April 2014 Library Workshops

The schedule of library workshops is now posted at http://library.ucalgary.ca/workshops. Sessions offered at the Health Sciences Library are shown in green. Select the session(s) of interest for more details and to register. New sessions include Square One Orientation, an introduction … Continue reading

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This Mobile Moment – A free app for disinfecting iPads

Do you use your iPad in the hospital on a regular basis? Are you concerned about spreading nosocomial infections with it? A recent study in JMIR¹ showed that a mobile app can effectively reduce microbial load. deBac-app  is a simple … Continue reading

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Philippines emergency access to biomedical literature

The National Library of Medicine announces the activation of the Emergency Access Initiative in support of medical efforts in the Philippines and surrounding areas following the devastating typhoon.  The Emergency Access Initiative is a collaborative partnership between NLM and participating … Continue reading

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Introduction to RefWorks and EndNote

The Health Sciences Library is offering introductory sessions for the citation management software programs, RefWorks and EndNote. All sessions will be held in the Health Sciences Library computer classroom, 1460B from 12-1 PM or 3-4 PM. RefWorks Monday September 9, … Continue reading

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Literature Searching Clinics

How do I quickly find evidence-based answers to my clinical question? How do I search so I don’t miss anything? What is the difference between MEDLINE and PubMed? When would I use one over the other? Are you a student, … Continue reading

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Thesis Formatting Workshop

Learn How to Use the UofC Thesis Template Review the UofC Thesis Guidelines –  Newly Revised! Work with the UofC Thesis Template Take the pain out of publishing your thesis One of the most daunting tasks that a graduate student … Continue reading

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This Mobile Moment: Pacer Pedometer Plus

Looking for a reliable, free pedometer for the Walk Wholeheartedly Pedometer Challenge or just to monitor your health? Try Pacer. It is easy to use and tracks steps, calories and active time; it can also log and track blood pressure. … Continue reading

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