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The National Library of Medicine and National Network of Libraries of Medicine offer free continuing education classes throughout the year. Register for classes to expand your skills, learn from NLM product experts or earn one of the specialization certificates.

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NNLM/NLM Courses

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2021 MeSH Highlights January 13, 2021

Join NLM staff for a highlight tour summarizing the changes of the 2021 Medical Subject Headings (MeSH). The webinar presentation will feature examples of new and updated terminology.
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2021 MeSH Highlights*

Join NLM staff for a highlight tour summarizing the changes of the 2021 Medical Subject Headings (MeSH). The webinar presentation will feature examples of new and updated terminology.
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A Bird's Eye View of Health Data Standards On Demand

This course will help students to understand the big picture of health data standards and how they are used, including relevant National Library of Medicine (NLM) products and services.
Information Management Health Information Professionalism Data Services Specialization NNLM/NLM
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A Bird's Eye View of Health Data Standards*

This course will help students to understand the big picture of health data standards and how they are used, including relevant National Library of Medicine (NLM) products and services.
Information Management Health Information Professionalism Data Services Specialization NNLM/NLM
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Accessing the Evidence During Times of Crisis (recording)

The National Library of Medicine (NLM) hosted a webinar that highlighted the work of several international organizations as part of Humanitarian Evidence Week 2018.
Disaster Information Specialization Information Services Information Management Free Evidence-Based Practice & Research NNLM/NLM
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Activate, Collaborate, and Educate: Health Outreach and Programming in Your Community -2020-2021

Are you interested in starting or expanding your health outreach and programming at your library or agency? If so then this course will provide you with ideas on passive and active health outreach for your community.
Information Services Free Health Information Professionalism Consumer Health Information Specialization NNLM/NLM Instruction & Instructional Design
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Approaching Resistance to Change in Research Data Management

Learn how you can introduce researchers to basic data management practices.
Information Management Free Evidence-Based Practice & Research Data Services Specialization NNLM/NLM Instruction & Instructional Design
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Astronaut Health: Health Information Resources to Support Science Education*

This presentation will introduce school librarians, public librarians, science educators, and other participants to health science education resources from the National Library of Medicine (NLM), the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).
NNLM/NLM Instruction & Instructional Design
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Best Practices for Leveraging Community Connections to Improve Access to Health Information*

In this online course, learn and develop leadership skills to successfully build partnerships and implement best practices for community engagement.
Leadership & Management Free NNLM/NLM
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Beyond an Apple a Day: Providing Consumer Health Information at Your Library*

The class covers the health information seeking behavior of consumers and the role of the librarian in the provision of health information for the public. It qualifies for MLA Consumer Health Information Specialization levels 1 and 2.
Information Services Free Consumer Health Information Specialization NNLM/NLM
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Bibliometric Services in the Library: Fundamentals and Basic Analysis*

This online course offers you a terrific opportunity to enhance your bibliometrics and research assessment skills.
Information Services Free Health Information Professionalism Evidence-Based Practice & Research NNLM/NLM
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Bioinformatics and Biology Essentials for Librarians

This introductory bioinformatics course for librarians uses the Moodle learning management system. This course was designed both for librarians who offer bioinformatics services; and also for librarians who use bioinformatics information on a periodic or irregular basis to serve their patrons.
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Bioinformatics and Biology Essentials for Librarians - January - April 2021

Embark on an introductory, online bioinformatics journey for librarians using the Moodle learning management system. This 16 week course will introduce you to different topics and NCBI tools you can use in your library to support bioinformatics education and discovery.
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Bioinformatics and Biology Essentials for Librarians*

This introductory bioinformatics course for librarians uses the Moodle learning management system. This course was designed both for librarians who offer bioinformatics services; and also for librarians who use bioinformatics information on a periodic or irregular basis to serve their patrons.
Information Services NNLM/NLM
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BLOSSOM Affinity Groups and Libraries

This three-day virtual symposium will bring together experts on morale, invisible services, vocational awe, burnout, and self-care in libraries.
Leadership & Management Health Information Professionalism Evidence-Based Practice & Research NNLM/NLM
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BLOSSOM Disability in the Workplace

This three-day virtual symposium will bring together experts on morale, invisible services, vocational awe, burnout, and self-care in libraries.
Leadership & Management Health Information Professionalism Evidence-Based Practice & Research NNLM/NLM
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BLOSSOM Keynote Panel

This three-day virtual symposium will bring together experts on morale, invisible services, vocational awe, burnout, and self-care in libraries.
Leadership & Management Health Information Professionalism Evidence-Based Practice & Research NNLM/NLM
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BLOSSOM Listen to Your Body

This three-day virtual symposium will bring together experts on morale, invisible services, vocational awe, burnout, and self-care in libraries.
Leadership & Management Health Information Professionalism Evidence-Based Practice & Research NNLM/NLM
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BLOSSOM Low-Morale Experiences and COVID-19

This three-day virtual symposium will bring together experts on morale, invisible services, vocational awe, burnout, and self-care in libraries.
Leadership & Management Health Information Professionalism Evidence-Based Practice & Research NNLM/NLM
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BLOSSOM More Than Resiliency

This three-day virtual symposium will bring together experts on morale, invisible services, vocational awe, burnout, and self-care in libraries.
Leadership & Management Health Information Professionalism Evidence-Based Practice & Research NNLM/NLM
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BLOSSOM Rocks Roll Downhill

This three-day virtual symposium will bring together experts on morale, invisible services, vocational awe, burnout, and self-care in libraries.
Leadership & Management Health Information Professionalism Evidence-Based Practice & Research NNLM/NLM
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BLOSSOM Weathering the Storms of Change

This three-day virtual symposium will bring together experts on morale, invisible services, vocational awe, burnout, and self-care in libraries.
Leadership & Management Health Information Professionalism Evidence-Based Practice & Research NNLM/NLM
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BLOSSOM! Building Life-long Opportunities for Strength, Self-Care, Outlook, Morale, and Mindfulness*

This three-day virtual symposium will bring together experts on morale, invisible services, vocational awe, burnout, and self-care in libraries.
Leadership & Management Health Information Professionalism Evidence-Based Practice & Research NNLM/NLM
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Boost Box: Partnering Together to Support Alzheimer's Caregivers in Diverse Communities

Boost your knowledge of NLM products or other health information topics with this monthly webinar series from the NNLM Middle Atlantic Region. 1 MLA CE is offered per webinar session.
Leadership & Management Information Services Information Management Free Health Information Professionalism Evidence-Based Practice & Research NNLM/NLM Instruction & Instructional Design
Online
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Building Reference Skills for Nursing and Allied Health Research - November 2021

Build reference skills for nursing and allied health research in this 3 week online class
Information Services NNLM/NLM