Please join us!
Introduction to HS Talks, A Database of Multimedia Lectures by leading world experts
When: December 9th 2021 from 1 pm to 2 pm
Where: Zoom – Registration is required, please contact Markuslibrary@rockefeller.edu
HS Talks is a database of world-class lectures by leading authorities from around the globe. We have access to over 2500 specially commissioned, multi-media, online lectures in the Biomedical & Life Sciences Collection. Jennifer Daniel, the Director of The Biomedical & Life Sciences Collection at HS Talks will show us how best to use this wealth of knowledge to enhance your teaching as well as learning a new topic in the Biomedical & Life Sciences.
The class will cover:
- The Biomedical & Life Sciences Collection – an introduction
- Scope and editorial process
- Tips for getting the most out of the collection
- How the collection is used by faculty and students in academic institutions
- Support services included in Rockefeller’s subscription
Instructor: Jennifer Daniel, Director, The Biomedical & Life Sciences Collection
Jennifer Daniel is Director of The Biomedical & Life Sciences Collection at Henry Stewart Talks (HSTalks) and is responsible for ensuring the collection meets the needs of subscribing institutions from all around the world, including academics, researchers and pharma companies. She is always keen to liaise direct with users to understand how individuals are making use of the resource, to better understand any challenges they are facing, and how the collection can be tailored to support them. Jennifer has been with HSTalks for nearly 4-years and has rapidly progressed through the company having started out working on the design of the talks you see online. She has a keen interest and background in microbiology, specifically virology and has always had a love of learning, which is what initially drew her to HSTalks. She is keen to share the collection with others and to help them utilise the available material to support both their teaching and research.