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ONLINE WORKSHOP: Using the Library Online: a YSPH FAQ

Zoom information will be posted.

This workshop is for YSPH affiliates, but anyone from the medical campus can join us. We'll cover practical information you might have missed during orientation, with time for you to follow along and ask questions.

  • How to set up the YaleLinks button in PubMed and Google Scholar
  • How to make an InterLibrary Loan request
  • How to make a please-scan-this-book-chapter-for me request
  • How to access ebooks from Yale, HathiTrust, and the Internet Archive
  • How to get newspapers like the Washington Post, the New York Times, and the Economist through the library
  • How to go from an article citation to the full text
  • How to set up alerts in PubMed and Google Scholar
  • How to download batches of records from PubMed
  • How to find video tutorials on the med library website
  • How to get EndNote for free and set it up for the best PDF retrieval
  • How to request a print book from Yale University Library
  • How to renew a print book that you have already checked out
  • How to ask the med library for help

It's ideal if you can Zoom in to this interactive workshop with two screens handy, so you can watch on one screen and do on the other.

Please arrive in the Zoom meeting having already signed in to the Yale VPN. Yale ITS can help if you're having VPN trouble.

Friday, August 21, 2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Time Zone:
Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)
Zoom (Online Only)
Medical School
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Vermetha Polite