Training

In addition to the in-depth training opportunities below there are a number of short Tutorials available.

Missouri Training Opportunities

Contact training@more.net about scheduling a hands-on online resources training session for staff at your organization! Full-service members are only responsible for trainer travel expenses. Basic service members would have a per person fee in addition to trainer travel expenses.

Online training sessions are available at no charge for all MOREnet Members regardless of membership type.

EBSCO training sessions are available at no charge for all Basic and Full Service Members. 

Date & Time Location Description More Info & To Register
December 13, 2016 @ 10:00-11:00 AM Online (EBSCO)

Basic EBSCOhost using Academic Search, Masterfile, and Newspaper Source

MOREnet provides you with many unique databases that are available via the EBSCOhost interface. This session is intended for anyone who would like to learn more about searching using the EBSCOhost interface. We will search for poems, short stories, newspaper articles and other unique items that can be found in the databases.  We will also explore the different search modes, how to refine results using the Narrow By and limiters as well as printing, emailing, citing and saving results.

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January 26, 2017 @ 10:00-11:00 AM Online (EBSCO)

Explora for Public Libraries and School Libraries

The new Explora interfaces will be previewed focusing on key features and functionality for the public library patron and school student.  Limiting by Lexile reading levels and My EBSCOhost folder will be demonstrated.  Bring your questions or sample searches and we will find the materials you need within your EBSCO resources.

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February 16, 2017 @ 3:30-4:30 PM Online (EBSCO)

LearningExpress Library

Join us for a tour of LearningExpress Library; the interactive, online-learning platform that provides the most comprehensive selection of resources for basic skills mastery, academic success, job preparation and career advancement. We will review the user interface and key platform features including our robust practice tests and score reports, educational eBooks, interactive tutorials, and extensive guidance.

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March 2, 2017 @ 1:00 - 2:00 PM

Online

(EBSCO)

Building a Better World Resources for Summer Reading

We will use your online resources from EBSCO to find materials for your Summer 2016 Reading Program-Building a Better World.  Finding interesting and fun online articles and books that tie into the “Building a Better World” theme will be demonstrated for all reading levels.  Please bring your own ideas to share with others on the ways you use your online resources for summer reading.

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March 8, 2017 @ 3:00-3:30 PM Online (EBSCO)

Learn with MOREnet: Science Reference Center—RAPID RESULTS

Designed to meet every student's science research needs, Science Reference Center contains full text for hundreds of science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals and now features an additional 250,000 high-quality images from Nature Picture Library.  We will learn how search the broad spectrum of reference information from the areas of life sciences, physical sciences and earth & space sciences including scientist and mathematician biographies, science videos and science experiments. We will also look at the Curriculum Standards tool to find materials that are correlated to school standards.  Bring your questions or sample searches and we will find the materials you need within your EBSCO resources.

 

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March 21, 2017 @ 3:30 - 4:30

Online

(ProQuest)

Explore Genealogy Resources with HeritageQuest Online

Join us for this course which will cover the new search pages for the U.S. Federal Census records from 1790-1940, more than 28,000 family and local history books, Revolutionary War and Freedman's Bank collections, and the U.S Serial Set of action of the U.S Congress.  You will also see how to access the Interactive Image Viewer and save/print/email tools, and the new Research Aids and Maps features while accessing support, help pages and the new LibGuide.

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Event number: 716 616 606

Event password: ProQuest1

April 5, 2017 3:00-3:30 PM Online (EBSCO)

Accessing Education and other Professional Development Journals Online—RAPID RESULTS

The Professional Development Collection, ERIC and Academic Search all hold a wide variety of journals and papers covering all teaching topics.  Journals include:  Library Journal, School Library Journal, Library Media Specialist, Teaching Exceptional Children, Teacher Librarian, American Secondary Education, Reading Teacher, Science Teacher, Gifted Child Today, Technology and Learning and many more.  Setting up journal alerts so you can read your favorite professional journal as soon as it’s published and creating a MYEBSCO account so articles can be stored in your personal folder will be demonstrated.  Bring your questions or sample searches and we will find the materials you need within your EBSCO resources.

 

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May 11, 2017 @ 11:00-11:30 AM Online (EBSCO)

Focus on Health—RAPID RESULTS

Consumer Health Complete is the single most comprehensive resource for consumer-oriented health content that is designed to foster an overall understanding of health-related topics.  This is a great resource for academic, public and school libraries to find the latest information on health content from a variety of sources:  evidence-based reports, popular health magazines, health reference books and encyclopedias, videos, animations and medical images.  Bring your questions or sample searches and we will find the materials you need within your EBSCO resources.

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