Library Workshops and Instruction Sessions
Library Workshops are scheduled during each semester.
Workshops are held in the Ginsburg Health Sciences Library, 3500 N Broad St., MERB BUilding in Room 248(Computer Lab) or Conference Room 246A. Please refer to our Page for the most up to date offerings. If you would like to request a special session for a group please use the form.
Fall 2015 Ginsburg Health Sciences Library Workshops
RefWorks: Citations and Bibliographies Made Easy!
Wednesday, September 2nd at 12:00 pm – Room 248
RefWorks is a web-based citation manager that can save you time and ease your workload. In this workshop you will create an account, learn how to import and save citations, and learn how to automatically insert in-text citations and build bibliographies.
Thursday, September 10th at 12:00 pm – Room 248
This workshop covers the basics on how to use PubMed. We'll discuss how to select and combine search terms to develop an effective search strategy. We'll demonstrate tools found in PubMed, such as the limits, search details, and clipboard functions, that can make your searching more efficient. We'll also show you how to access the full text of articles you find.
CINAHL for Evidence-Based Nursing & Allied Health Research
Thursday, September 17th at 1:00 pm – Room 248
Learn how to build evidence-based literature searches using CINAHL, the core resource for the fields of nursing and allied health. This workshop will also cover how to access full-text articles, manage search results, and create alerts.
Systematic Reviews Overview
Wednesday, September 30th at 12:00 pm – Room 246a
An introduction to what a systematic review is and the reasons for conducting one. We’ll uncover some of the essentials you’ll need to know before you even consider starting one. Learn what the current policies and regulations are and how they apply to you. We’ll also talk about ways the library can assist you with your future systematic review! This is a great workshop for anyone who is new to systematic reviews, is assisting with them, or just needs a refresher!
Medical Apps at Your Fingertips
Tuesday, October 6th at 1:00 pm – Room 246a
Learn about the health sciences library applications that are available for your mobile device. Get tips on installing apps and advice on how to evaluate mobile applications. Bring your device!
CANCELED-RefWorks: Citations and Bibliographies Made Easy!
Tuesday, October 20th at 1:00 pm – Room 248
RefWorks is a web-based citation manager that can save you time and ease your workload. In this workshop you will create an account, learn how to import and save citations, and learn how to automatically insert in-text citations and build bibliographies
Searching Open Access Literature: Is all open access good access?
Wednesday, October 21st at 12:00 pm – Room 246a
Drop-ins are also welcome! Contact firstname.lastname@example.org, attn: Lauri Fennell or call 215-707-4033 for more information.
Classes are open to all Temple University Health Sciences students, faculty, staff, and residents, as well as Temple University Hospital staff!