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GEHS 6540 Swift: Course Guide

GEHS 6540 - Occupational Health Services: A Matas Library Online Handout for professionals who work in occupational health and safety programs. Topics include occupational diseases, toxicology and other physical health hazards such as noise.

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Session: Literature and Toxicology Database Research for Occupational Health

Student Learning Outcomes:
  1. Navigate the search tools effectively and efficiently
  2. Identify resource types & services most appropriate to research topic.
  • distribute pre-assessment Poll
Introduction: Dr. Swift
  1. Library Resources for Distance Students: Matas Librarians
    Mary Holt 
   2.   Library Basics for Distance Students
  • Matas Website
  • Sign-in from off campus (Proxy)
  • Interlibrary loan
  • Guides
   3.  Database seaching tips & Guides
  • Scenario and sample search
  • Using TULink
  • Create an Interlibrary Loan
  • Import citations to citation managers
Wrap-Up: Dr. Swift:
4. Online Session Assessment -after class (located in this Handout)

ChemIDplus Advanced

One of the foundations of toxicology is basic chemical information.  ChemIDplus contains over 390,000 chemical records with information about names, structures, chemical properties, and toxicity with links to information in other databases. There are several versions of ChemIDplus linked from the main TOXNET webpage.

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