ELM In Depth Series

Currently Offered Sessions

No sessions currently scheduled.

Description

ELM In Depth is a newly revised 5-part series that will give participants a robust learning opportunity focused on searching tips & techniques, special features, suggested applications, and any interface updates for 15 ELM databases. Each session is an hour and a half long on Thursdays beginning October 25, 2012.

These sessions will have some interactivity. Please expect to participate. Each registrant will be given a copy of any accompanying materials including some light practice work to consider in preparation for each session.

Bring your questions! There will be ample time for Q&A throughout the webinars.
Register for one or more sessions that interest you or register for the entire 5-week series.

[October 25] Week 1: EBSCOhost (1.5 hours) - Matt Lee
This hour and a half webinar will take a close look at three of the EBSCO databases in the ELM collection operating with the EBSCOhost interface.

1. Academic Search Premier
2. Business Source Premier
3. MasterFILE Premier

[November 1] Week 2: EBSCO Unique Interfaces (1.5 hours) - Matt Lee
This hour and a half webinar will take a close look at four of the EBSCO databases in the ELM collection operating with specialized interfaces specifically designed with students and end users in mind.

1. Student Research Center
2. Points of View Reference Center
3. Searchasaurus
4. Consumer Health Complete

[November 8] Week 3: Gale PowerSearch (1.5 hours) - Jennifer Hootman
This hour and a half webinar will take a close look at three of the Gale databases in the ELM collection operating with the PowerSearch interface.

1. Expanded Academic ASAP
2. General Science Collection
3. Informe

[November 15] Week 4: Gale K12 (1.5 hours) - Jennifer Hootman
This hour and a half webinar will take a close look at three of the Gale databases in the ELM collection operating with specialized interfaces specifically designed with students and educators in mind.

1. Student Resources In Context
2. Kids InfoBits
3. Educator’s Reference Complete

[November 29] Week 5: ProQuest (1.5 hours) - Matt Lee
This hour and a half webinar will take a close look at the ProQuest resources in the ELM collection including an in-depth orientation to ProQuest Newsstand Complete highlighting the platform and a focused review of local and historical newspaper titles.

1. Star Tribune, St. Paul Pioneer Press, St. Cloud Times, Sioux Falls Argus-Leader
2. The Historical Minneapolis Tribune (1867-1922)

Who Should Attend?

Anyone interested in gaining a deeper understanding of the ELM resources.