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Training workshops

Training and Workshops

To schedule training:

Types of workshops we offer:

Call: 216-444-5697 One-on-one training
Email: On-site training in your department, Family Health Center, or Regional Hospital
Visit: NA30, 3rd floor, Lerner Usually 30 minutes long + time for your questions

Workshop Name


CINAHL Search the Nursing Literature Learn how to use CINAHL's indexing structure. 
Cited Reference Searching                Learn the differences between cited reference searching in Web of Science, Ovid, and Scopus. 
EndNote  Learn how to create a personal database of citations to create a bibliography/reference list when writing.  You MUST have a personal copy of this software.  Library does not provide access to EndNote. 
Guide to Library Accounts  Learn how to sign up for a Library Account and what your account lets you do.  Includes information on other resources requiring registration. 
Introduction to the Library  Highlights the Library's services and its print and electronic resources. 
Journal Citation Reports  Learn how to view impact factors, the immediacy index and more by journal title, subject, publisher, or country. 
Ovid MEDLINE  Learn how to take full advantage of MEDLINE's complex structure using the Ovid interface. 
PsycINFO  Learn how to use PsycINFO's indexing to find citations to articles, book chapters, books, dissertations and more in psychology. 
PubMed Searching  Learn tips and tricks for searching PubMed, the National Library of Medicine's MEDLINE interface. 
RefWorks  Learn how to create a personal database of citations to create a bibliography/reference list when writing.   RefWorks is licensed by the Library for all Cleveland Clinic employees.
Scopus  Learn how to search this databe of 14,000+ journals to the scientific, technical, medical, and social science literature. 
UpToDate, ClinicalKey, StatRef  Learn how to use these resources effectively. 
Verifying Book and Journal Citations  Learns tips for completing and checking the accuracy of citations to articles and book chapters. 
Web of Science  Learn how to search this database by subject, author, journal, or author address.  Explore how to search for articles that cite a known author or work. 

Non-Library Training Resources 


Desktop Software Training Link to websites, e-books, and training for help with Office2010 and many other software programs.
Software/technology E-Books and Help Guides