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CLS Library Summer Curriculum: Schedule of Activities

The main objective of this program is to help new international PhD students familiarize themselves with the Yale library system and become expert users of library collections and resources.

Pre-Work Session 1

Please watch these videos prior to the August 16 workshop.

Understanding call numbers
(2 minutes)

Find Database by Subject
(1.5 minutes)

Off campus access to e-resources
(1 minute)

Pre-Work Session 2

Please watch one of these videos prior to the August 19 workshop.

How to use EndNote 20 (Windows or MacOS)
(7 minutes)

Session 1

10:30-11:30 am, Monday, August 16, 2021

Student Group Topic / Instructor

Biomedical students:
Biology & Biomedical Sciences
Public Health, Nursing

Introduction to the Yale Library
Caitlin Meyer

All others

Introduction to the Yale Library
Kayleigh Bohemier and Andy Shimp


Session 2

11:30 am-12:30 pm, Thursday, August 19, 2021

Student Group

Topic / Instructor

Tools & Tips for Managing Bibliographies
and References

Kayleigh Bohémier and Andy Shimp



Kayleigh Bohemier
Science Research Support Librarian
Marx Science and Social Science Library

Caitlin Meyer
Research and Education Librarian
Harvey Cushing/John Hay Whitney Medical Library

Andrew Shimp
Librarian for Engineering and Applied Science, Chemistry and Mathematics
Marx Science and Social Science Library