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Upcoming Training - Adam Matthew

Please contact James Wiser if you have questions about training.


EBSCO 1-hour sessions August - Spring 2014
Go In-Depth with Current and New TexShare Databases



Exploring Health Resources
Tuesday, April 15  -  2-3pm                        

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Explore Health Resources Using EBSCOhost in this session with an overview of the content available through Health Source and MEDLINE.  We’ll cover what’s included in each database and how to search Medical Subject Headings (MeSH).  Learn how to find Evidence-Based Reports and search on specific health topics.


Master your EBSCOhost Environment
Thursday, April 17  -  12-1pm                     

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Master your EBSCOhost Environment Using the Administrative Module! This session is intended for library administrators and others who would like to learn more about the customization options within your EBSCOhost resources. We’ll provide a detailed overview of the key features and functionality including: customizing colors/branding; integration of outside sites (LibGuides, Blackboard); customized search boxes; and usage reports.


Get Ready for the Summer ‘To-Do’ List
Tuesday, May 6  -  11:30-12:30am            

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Let’s search within the Home Improvement Reference Center to find full-text content from leading home improvement magazines. We’ll explore images not found anywhere else online and videos of popular home repair projects.  Topics covered include remodeling, electrical work, plumbing, wood projects and more.  We will also cover the Small Engine Reference Center that holds user-friendly repair guides for all types of small engines.  Find reference books, photos, illustrations and diagrams by searching product type, brand, model/engine type model numbers and more.


Get Ready for Summer Crafts and Hobbies
Wednesday, May 14  -  3-4pm                   

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Hobbies and Crafts Reference Center offers detailed "how-to" instructions and creative ideas to meet the interests of virtually every hobby enthusiast. This database provides full text from leading hobby and craft magazines covering the topics of gardening, needlecrafts, scrapbooking, collecting and much more

Upcoming Training - ProQuest

More training coming soon!

Archived Training

Archived Training From EBSCOhost

EBSCOhost Searching Tips for TexShare
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Literary Reference Center for TexShare
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Small Business Reference Center for TexShare
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Small Engine Repair Reference Center (24 minutes)
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Home Improvement Reference Center (33 minutes)
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New Databases in EBSCOhost for TexShare (33 minutes)
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Hobbies and Crafts Reference Center (32 minutes)
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Health Resources using EBSCOhost for TexShare (55 min)
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Multi-lingual Options Within EBSCOhost for TexShare (28 min)
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EBSCOhost eBooks and New Features of the EBSCOhost Collection Manager (ECM) Ordering Software for TexShare
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Newspaper Resources using EBSCOhost for TexShare
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EBSCOhost eBooks and New Features of the EBSCOhost Collection Manager (ECM) Ordering Software
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Health Resources using EBSCOhost for TexShare
1 hour 4 mins

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Newspaper Resources using EBSCOhost for TexShare
39 mins 

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eBooks--From NetLibrary to EBSCOhost for TexShare
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Basic Search Strategies and Tools using EBSCOhost provided through TexShare
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Advanced Search Strategies and Tools using EBSCOhost provided through TexShare
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Public Library Resources provided through TexShare
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Archived Training From Gale Cengage Learning

Using Health Reference Center Academic for Up-to-Date Information on Health-Related Topics
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Gale Literature Resource Center Overview
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TexShare Online Courses

Dozen Ways to TexShare - Self-paced, online course covering twelve aspects of the
TexShare databases

Enroll in the course (CE credit option)
Guest access to course (non-CE credit option)

TexShare Training Videos

From the Dozen Ways to TexShare Online Course

Training Resources from TexShare Database Providers

  • EBSCO Database Tutorials - Featuring Adobe Flash and Power Point tutorials from EBSCOhost.
     
  • GALE Guided Tour Training Videos - Short and informative, these excellent videos describe many GALE features and databases.
     
  • HeritageQuest Genealogical Training Videos - Watch training videos on how to get the most our of American genealogical sources consisting of six core data sets: U.S. Federal Census, genealogy and local history books, Periodical Source Index (PERSI), Revolutionary War records, Freedman's Bank Records, and the U.S. Serial Set.

TexShare Training in a Box

Basic Homework Help

All the elements an instructor needs to conduct a 3-hour class on using the TexShare Databases to help K-12 students with homework-related questions.

Instructor Guide (PDF 883K)

Participant Guide (PDF 903K)

Homework Help Lesson 1 - covers the search process
Homework Help Lesson 2 - covers common databases for homework
Assessment - practice questions
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Basic TexShare Reference

All the elements an instructor needs to conduct a 3-hour class on using the TexShare Databases for Basic Reference. This course is geared towards staff members with little knowledge of databases.

Instructor Guide (Word |PDF)

Participant Guide (Word |PDF)

Powerpoints:
Basic Reference Lesson 1 - covers the search process
Basic Reference Lesson 2 - covers common databases for reference
Assessment - practice questions
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Vendor Training Contacts

Need  EBSCO Databases Training?

Contact Lisa Jones via email with questions about receiving training for your library staff or call 800-653-2726 ext. 2012.

Need ProQuest Databases Training?

Contact Ed Loera via email with questions regarding ProQuest training or scheduling webinars or call 512-436-0643.

Need Gale Databases Training?

Contact LuAnn Harrison via email with questions regarding Gale training or scheduling webinars or call 800-877-4253.

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