Training

AUG 16

FirstSearch Overview Training Event

Explore search capabilities. Learn how to use indexes, limiters, and other techniques to obtain optimal search results.

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Course Overview

FirstSearch offers a robust searching experience for WorldCat and other databases. In this session, we explore these search capabilities and demonstrate how to use indexes, limiters, and other techniques to obtain optimal search results.

This course does not provide directions for customizing FirstSearch. For this information, please consult the documentation, Managing FirstSearch and the Administrative Module Reference Guide, found on the FirstSearch support site.

Audience

This course is for library staff who want to refresh their searching skills in FirstSearch or those who are new to the service and want to explore the functionality available within it.

Closed captioning

Closed captioning is available in the US upon request with 5 business days' notice.

Cancellation policy

In the event of low attendance, OCLC may cancel a training session. In this situation, registrants will be notified by email in advance of the session.

Date

16 August 2017

Time

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4]

Cost

Free

Course Length

1 Hour

Course Format

Live Online

Contact

training@oclc.org