Students Classroom

PubMed Essentials

September 15, 2020 | 2:00 pm–3:00 pm MCW_Icons_Make_An_Appointment_Green iCAL

This class provides a basic overview of PubMed with opportunities for hands-on learning.

By the end of this class, participants should be able to:

  1. Access PubMed LinkOut via the MCW Libraries website.
  2. Obtain full text articles using the “Get It From MCW Libraries” buttons and the Library on Request service.
  3. Search PubMed using field tags for author, title, etc.
  4. Identify filters and limiters in PubMed to manage their search results
  5. Save searches in PubMed, create search alerts, and organize articles in MyNCBI.

If you can bring your own laptop, please do so, otherwise laptops will be provided.

Before this class, please register for a MyNCBI account. Instructions can be found on our PubMed library guide.

Event Location

  • Medical College of Wisconsin
  • 8701 Watertown Plank Rd.
  • HRC, 3rd floor, Todd Wehr Library, Lois Martin Memorial Conference Room
  • Milwaukee, WI 53226
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