Come Train with EBSCO – November/December Training Opportunities

Well done! Presentation was clear & concise. Demonstrations very useful. Loved the fact that I didn’t need to travel!” Public Librarian, October 2010

We realize your day is busy and time is at a premium, so EBSCO would like to offer you these online training opportunities. To see the full online training offering, and to sign up, choose a class from the drop-down on EBSCO’s online training form. You may also view a list of all classes being offered in the next two months by visiting our training schedule.

Interested in signing up for a class, but the posted dates and times won’t work for you? Please contact and we’ll be happy to arrange a future course offering that fits with your schedule.

EBSCO Discovery Service: Searching Overview

This session is intended for librarians, students, faculty and others who would like to learn more about EBSCOhost Discovery Service (EDS), a unified, customized index of an institutions information resources. During this one-hour session, we will focus on searching with customized catalog limiters, manipulating the result list to locate relative search results, accessing external resources from the library catalog and EBSCOhost Integrated Search panel.

10 November 10:00 – 11:00 AM EST (GMT -5)
22 November 1:00 – 2:00 PM EST (GMT -5)
3 December 2:30 – 3:30 PM EST (GMT -5)


This class is for participants who want to learn to search CINAHL effectively. Use of subject headings, subheadings, limits and field codes will be covered. The use and application of cited reference searching will be reviewed.

9 November 11:00 AM – Noon EST (GMT -5)
15 November 6:30 AM – 7:30 PM EST (GMT -5)
3 December 11:00 AM – Noon EST (GMT -5)

Novelist Overview

This 45-minute session will highlight the features in NoveList designed to make searching more intuitive and reading recommendations easier to obtain. Please note that while NoveList Plus will be used for demonstration, NoveList subscribers can use the same methods to search for fiction titles only.

10 November 10:00 – 10:45 AM EST (GMT -5)
16 November 3:30 – 4:15 PM EST (GMT -5)
7 December 10:00 – 10:45 AM EST (GMT -5)

Rehabilitation Reference Center

A one-hour overview of this evidence-based resource for the rehabilitation team. Session includes review of content, such as patient hand-outs, exercise images, drug information, and diseases & conditions. RRC navigation is covered including Basic & Advanced Searching, as well as use of the Folder for saving content and alerts. Practice clinical scenarios are also reviewed.

12 November 11:00 AM – Noon EST (GMT -5)
23 November 2:00 – 3:00 PM EST (GMT -5)
20 December 1:00 – 2:00 PM EST (GMT -5)

NetLibrary – Using eBooks

This session is intended for librarians and library staff who work with NetLibrary. Topics will include: getting started, creating end-user accounts, searching for titles, copying and pasting text, printing pages, adding notes, saving titles to a favorites list, plus other features and functions. NetLibrary is an online service that provides tools to access and manage your eBook collection.

8 November 2:00 – 3:00 PM EST (GMT -5)
18 November 11:00 AM – Noon EST (GMT -5)
9 December 12:30 – 1:30 PM EST (GMT -5)

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New EBSCO Discovery Service Online Classes

Announcing two new online classes regarding EBSCO Discovery Service! Please visit training page to sign up:

EBSCO Discovery Service: Implementation Process

This one-hour session covers key aspects of the EDS implementation process, as well as reviews ideas and suggestions from current customers who have had a successful implementation of EBSCO Discovery Service. A discussion of marketing and promotion ideas will also be reviewed.

11/22/2010 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. EST (GMT -5)
12/7/2010 9:00 – 10:00 a.m. EST (GMT -5)
12/17/2010 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. EST (GMT -5)

EBSCO Discovery Service: New Features

This 45-minute session provides an overview of recent and upcoming new features for EBSCO Discovery Service, as well as future enhancements.

12/2/2010 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. EST (GMT -5)
12/13/2010 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. EST (GMT -5)

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