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Registration Open for NNLM 2022 MeSH Highlights Webinar (Wed., Jan. 12, 12:00-1:00 PM CDT)

(via the Network of the National Library of Medicine)

Registration is now open for the NNLM 2022 MeSH Highlights Webinar. It will take place on Wednesday, January 12, from 12:00 to 1:00 PM. The course is worth 1.00 hour of CE credit. More information is below.

Every year, updates are made to MeSH, the NLM controlled-vocabulary thesaurus used for indexing articles for PubMed and for cataloging books and other resources. This annual webinar aims to introduce those changes and provide examples of how the changes may affect you as a PubMed searcher.

For more information about MeSH, see the MeSH homepage.

Upon completing the webinar, participants will be able to accomplish the following tasks.

1. List some new or updated MeSH terms, such as terms related to COVID-19.
2. Describe any structural changes to MeSH for 2022.
3. Find detailed information about MeSH and PubMed and other helpful resources on the NLM website.

​For more information, and to register, please go here. To register, one must have an NNLM account. Set up an account here.

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