Instruction and Guides

Customized Instruction
Customized group or individual instruction is available to meet your scheduling needs. Free classes and consultations are held in the library or in your office. Call x1343 or email Peggy Cruse at

Course Descriptions

Classes are held in the library small conference room K104d, unless otherwise noted.

  • EndNote for beginners EndNote is a bibliographic management program that lets you keep a database of references. Learn to import, store and manage references and images, format references in different styles, and create bibliographies.
  • Finding Full Text Full-text journal articles may be retrieved online in the library, from the NJH campus, or at home. Learn to find full text using the E-Journal Finder, the IMPULSE Catalog, and other resources including PubMed, Ovid, and MD Consult. 
  • Searching Ovid Medline Learn how to access, basic commands, and searching techniques for searching Ovid databases.
  • Searching PubMed Learn to search MEDLINE through the National Library of Medicine's PubMed/Entrez search engine. This class focuses on author, journal, and subject searches; limiting sets; refining and combining search strategies; and finding full text links to articles.


Online Guides

Faculty Publications

The special challenge of nonadherence with sublingual immunotherapy. PubMed

Natural Killer T cell obsession with self-antigens. PubMed

Search Publications Database

Library News Blog

Read the latest news from Library and Knowledge Services on the news blog and set your RSS Reader to receive the latest bulletins.

New Title: The Lancet Respiratory Medicine

The Lancet Respiratory Medicine launched in March 2013 and is the fourth Lancet specialty journal following in the footsteps of The Lancet Oncology, The Lancet Neurology, and The Lancet Infectious Diseases. Topics include but are not limited to asthma, COPD, tobacco control, critical care, lung cancer, cystic fibrosis, pneumonia, sarcoidosis, mesothelioma, palliative medicine, and respiratory infections. Read more.

Colorado Healthcare Exchange

Starting Oct. 1st, Coloradans will be able to shop, compare, pick and purchase health plans at one site: Connect for Health Colorado! Wondering what individual insurance rates will look like? Looking for educational materials for your community members? Want to know who in your community is in the designated Health Assistance Network? Find out at the Connect for Health Colorado website. Read more.

Expert EndNote Tip

How to find and replace fields so that you can view metadata most efficiently… Recently, I was working on a project where I needed to sort EndNote records by publication type (the EN field, Type of Work). It’s simple enough to click on the the column header “Type of Work” and get it to sort alphabetically. BUT only one type of work displays in the library window, even when a record is indexed with multiple publication types! Read more.