The NCBI Discovery Workshop, four 2.5-hour hands-on training sessions emphasizing NCBI resources such as BLAST and Nucleotide, will be presented by Peter Cooper of the National Center for Biotechnology Information. These will be held at UC Berkeley on Wednesday, September 17 and Thursday, September 18, 2014:
Participants may register for all or for selected sessions on the NCBI Discovery Workshop signup form.
The sessions will be held in a location on the UC Berkeley campus to be announced; please plan to bring your own laptop.
Event: NCBI Discovery Workshop presented by NCBI staff
Location: University of California, Berkeley (specific location TBA)
Date: Wed. Sept. 17 & Thurs. Sept. 18, 2014
Catch up on your public health knowledge by taking a look at some new books. These are all recently acquired, fully online books made available to you by the UC Berkeley Library. Enjoy!
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