Virginia Commonwealth University


Title: Open Online Workshop: CINAHL

Date/Time: 9/16/2009  9:00 - 10:00 am

Presenter: Emily Mazure

Registration: 16 seats available (Max. Class Size = 20)
(Class is archived)

Building: Online  

Cost: $0  

Sponsor: VCU Libraries

Audience: General Public

Category: Research/Searching

Description: CINAHL, standing for the Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature, has full-text for over 600 journals, plus evidence-based care sheets, legal cases, drug records, and more than 200 books. This is a must have database for those in the Nursing and Allied Health professions. Online Instructions: This library workshop will take place online via the Wimba Live classroom found within Blackboard. As you register for this course you will be added to the Health Sciences Resources Blackboard course which will appear under the My Courses heading when you log into Blackboard. This course contains tutorials and other information pertaining to the various databases used at Tompkins-McCaw Library and is a useful tool for you to consult after the online class to help you in further understanding databases such as PubMed. To participate in the online class you will need to check your computer to make sure you have all the necessary software to participate in the class. You will need a pair of headphones or speakers that are connected to your computer. You may also use a microphone to communicate with the instructor, but that is not required. We will have someone monitoring any questions you may have via the classroom chat. Access for all online instructions to prepare your computer for the class. To listen to the instructions on screencast you will need your headphones or speakers.

Contact: Emily Mazure