Upcoming Free TexShare Database Training Webinars From EBSCOhost and the Texas State Library – August Through November 2011


TexShare Training

Upcoming Webinars from EBSCOhost

Date/Time

Topic/Description

August 24, Noon CDT

eBooks–From NetLibrary to EBSCOhost for TexShare

This session is intended for librarians and library staff
who will be using and introducing the new eBooks on EBSCOhost
functionality. Topics will include searching and browsing
options, viewing and downloading eBooks, and managing personal
preferences via the My EBSCOhost folder. We will also discuss
Audiobooks and, when applicable, preview new features such
as ordering and changes to administration.

Register HERE!

Sept. 20, 3:45pm CDT

eBooks–From NetLibrary to EBSCOhost for TexShare

Repeat Session

Register HERE!

Oct. 28, 2:30pm CDT

eBooks–From NetLibrary to EBSCOhost for TexShare

Repeat Session

Register HERE!

Nov. 14, 1:15pm CDT

eBooks–From NetLibrary to EBSCOhost for TexShare

Repeat Session

Register HERE!

Date/Time

Topic/Description

August 24, 3:45pm CDT

Newspaper Resources provided through TexShare

In this one-hour session, we’ll demonstrate just
how easy searching EBSCO resources can be using Newspaper
Source™. This great resource provides cover-to-cover
full text for more than 40 national (U.S.) and international
newspapers, including Christian Science Monitor, USA Today,
The Washington Post, The Washington Times, The Times (London),
Toronto Star, etc. Finally, attendees will tour the EBSCO
Support site, which provides additional training tools as
well as materials to help promote these valuable online resources
provided through TexShare.

Register HERE!

Sept. 20, 2:30pm CDT

Newspaper Resources provided through TexShare

Repeat Session

Register HERE!

Oct. 28, 1:15pm CDT

Newspaper Resources provided through TexShare

Repeat Session

Register HERE!

Nov. 14, Noon CDT

Newspaper Resources provided through TexShare

Repeat Session

Register HERE!

Date/Time

Topic/Description

August 24, 2:30pm CDT

Basic Search Strategies and Tools using EBSCOhost
provided through TexShare

TexShare provides you with over 30 full-text databases
that are available via the EBSCOhost interface. These resources
include publications and information concerning business &
careers, health, government, history, technology, current
events and our very own Texas Reference Center! This session
will serve as an introductory to the different search modes,
how to refine results using the Narrow By and limiters as
well as citing, printing, emailing and saving results. Librarians
and teachers who would like to learn more about the searching
experience on the EBSCOhost interface should sign up for this
class.

Register HERE!

Sept. 20, 1:15pm CDT

Basic Search Strategies and Tools using EBSCOhost
provided through TexShare

Repeat Session

Register HERE!

Oct. 28, Noon CDT

Basic Search Strategies and Tools using EBSCOhost
provided through TexShare

Repeat Session

Register HERE!

Nov. 14, 3:45pm CDT

Basic Search Strategies and Tools using EBSCOhost
provided through TexShare

Repeat Session

Register HERE!

Date/Time

Topic/Description

August 24, 1;15pm CDT

Advanced Search Strategies and Tools using EBSCOhost
provided through TexShare

This session is designed for those who want to get the
most of the EBSCO search experience. We’ll use the EBSCOhost
interface to explore advanced search strategies, using guided
style search boxes and field codes and learn how to use limiters
for detailed searching. We’ll access publications and
create journal and search alerts. Users will learn how personal
folders can benefit both staff and patrons/students. Finally,
we’ll review EBSCO’s Support Site for training
and marketing resources and tools to promote these valuable
resources provided through TexShare.

This session assumes knowledge of basic search strategies
and interface navigation
.

Register HERE!

Sept. 20, Noon CDT

Advanced Search Strategies and Tools using EBSCOhost
provided through TexShare

Repeat Session

Register HERE!

Oct. 28, 3:45pm CDT

Advanced Search Strategies and Tools using EBSCOhost
provided through TexShare

Repeat Session

Register HERE!

Nov. 14, 2:30pm CDT

Advanced Search Strategies and Tools using EBSCOhost
provided through TexShare

Repeat Session

Register HERE!

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