How PubMed Works: Selection
Class Experience Level
Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced

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The How PubMed Works: Selection session addresses increasing health information access and use by highlighting information about the National Library of Medicine’s PubMed bibliographic database. 

This 90-minute session covers issues and concerns surrounding the current publishing landscape; the selection criteria for the different components of the PubMed database and NLM responsibilities and practices in collecting and providing access to the biomedical literature.

MEDLINE and PMC staff will be available to answer audience questions.

Objectives:
  • Describe some issues and concerns surrounding the current publishing landscape.
  • Articulate NLM responsibilities and practices in collecting and providing access to the biomedical literature.
  • Explain what is referenced in the PubMed database.
  • Describe the selection criteria for the different components of the PubMed database.
  • Find additional resources for authors and librarians on assessing publication quality.

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Class Details

Date(s): February 21, 2024
Time: 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM EST
Platform: Webex
CE Credits: 1.50
CE Categories: MLA
Class Experience Level: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Class Contacts

Host/Instructor: Katherine Majewski
Technical Assistance: Rebecca Brown

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