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Yale School of Public Health Library Orientation: Learn new skills

This guide welcomes new affiliates of YSPH and introduces the library resources and services that will help you accomplish your goal: building your competency in evidence-based public health

Build your skillset at the medical library!

Participate in free, tailored, hands-on workshops online. Check out the offerings here -- everything from literature reviews and citation management software to graphic design! You can add this online calendar to your own calendar with this URL: http://schedule.yale.edu/ical_subscribe.php?cid=5105&k=ff93f8c810. You can suggest topics, too -- for a public workshop, or for your department or lab.

Watch our video tutorials anytime -- short videos about everything from PubMed to Research Impact Assessment.

Set up a one-on-one consultation or a group session with Kate Nyhan, public health librarian. You can schedule a meeting at a time that works for you. We'll meet in person or on Zoom to discuss your project. Need help with literature, data, GIS, bioinformatics, open access, citation management, publishing, reporting, or evidence synthesis? Let's talk!

Ask-a-Librarian Office Hours Schedule

Fall Semester runs from August 23 - December 22

WHAT ARE ASK-A-LIBRARIAN OFFICE HOURS?

Office hours allow you the opportunity to meet with a public health librarian in person or online and ask them questions. Read on about typical student/faculty questions we receive. 

OFFICE HOURS SCHEDULE:

If we ever have to cancel, we'll post the details on the medical library's workshop calendar at http://bit.ly/CWML-YSPH

WHAT CAN WE CHAT ABOUT?

  • Finding articles and books for your topic/methods
  • Literature reviews
  • Citation management
  • Critical appraisal
  • Bioinformatics
  • Research data
  • Grey literature
  • Library website
  • Publishing
  • GIS
  • Anything library-related
  • Or stop by & show us your favorite animal picture!

DO I NEED TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT?
No appointment needed - just drop by.

DO I HAVE TO WAIT FOR OFFICE HOURS TO ASK A QUESTION?
Nope! There are many ways to get help: