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THI Library Classroom (C520K)

6770 Bertner Ave
Houston, TX 77030 United States

February 2022

EndNote | Library Class

February 2 | 2:00 pm3:30 pm CST
THI Library Classroom (C520K), 6770 Bertner Ave
Houston, TX 77030 United States

Students get an introduction to using EndNote, a reference management tool, to organize their literature collection and create bibliographies in Word. Learn how to create an EndNote library and populate it by importing references directly from a folder of pdf files or from a PubMed search. You will also be introduced to how you can organize references in groups. REGISTER

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PowerPoint II | Library Class

February 9 | 2:00 pm3:30 pm CST
THI Library Classroom (C520K), 6770 Bertner Ave
Houston, TX 77030 United States

Learn how to add visual elements to your presentations – images, videos, tables, charts, animations in PowerPoint. Participants in this class should have some working knowledge of PowerPoint. Students learn how to create tables and graphs, as well as insert pictures, objects, and video clips into their presentations. Applying animation is also introduced. REGISTER

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Introduction to PubMed | Library Class

February 16 | 2:00 pm3:30 pm CST
THI Library Classroom (C520K), 6770 Bertner Ave
Houston, TX 77030 United States

This class is an introduction to literature searching using the most recent PubMed interface and options for customization. We focus on performing basic searches and narrowing results using the limits feature. Efficient ways to download or share citations are also covered. Using a My NCBI account to customize the PubMed interface and to save searches and citations is demonstrated. REGISTER

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Collaborate with Microsoft Teams | Library Class

February 23 | 2:00 pm3:30 pm CST
THI Library Classroom (C520K), 6770 Bertner Ave
Houston, TX 77030 United States

THI is relying on Microsoft Teams to keep us connected whether working remotely or on site. We have put together a few tutorials and interactive exercises that should help you get the most out of Teams. REGISTER

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March 2022

Find It All! Web of Science (with Citation Counts) | Library Class

March 2 | 2:00 pm3:30 pm CST
THI Library Classroom (C520K), 6770 Bertner Ave
Houston, TX 77030 United States

Explore this subscription database. Web of Science is a database that contains bibliographic records and their citations. This allows for the citation counts that constitute the data behind JCR’s Impact Factors. Excellent for finding high-impact literature or finding where to publish. REGISTER

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Advanced PubMed | Library Class

March 9 | 2:00 pm3:30 pm CST
THI Library Classroom (C520K), 6770 Bertner Ave
Houston, TX 77030 United States

Want to get more out of New PubMed? This advanced class focuses on building more sophisticated searches using techniques that apply to any database. Topics include field searching, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings), and Boolean operators. REGISTER

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Find It All! Embase (with Drug and Device Tracking) | Library Class

March 16 | 2:00 pm3:30 pm CDT
THI Library Classroom (C520K), 6770 Bertner Ave
Houston, TX 77030 United States

Explore the application of advanced search techniques to this subscription database. Embase includes a comprehensive index of peer-reviewed biomedical literature not covered by PubMed and combines its own Emtree terms for devices, drugs and more to make papers easier to find. REGISTER

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Impressive Presentations | Library Class

March 23 | 2:00 pm3:30 pm CDT
THI Library Classroom (C520K), 6770 Bertner Ave
Houston, TX 77030 United States

Refine your presentation skills to impress your colleagues and bring your research to life. This class covers basic presentation design principles, relaxation techniques, and public speaking tips. REGISTER

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Write it Right! Writing for the Workplace | Library Class

March 30 | 2:00 pm3:30 pm CDT
THI Library Classroom (C520K), 6770 Bertner Ave
Houston, TX 77030 United States

This class will help you communicate clearly and effectively in the workplace, with a special focus on email conventions and etiquette. REGISTER

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