Get Mobilized! An introduction to mobile resources and tools in health sciences libraries

Update 12-5-2013 This course is now archived. For more information contact maureen.knapp@gmail.com

Get Mobilized! An introduction to mobile resources and tools in health sciences libraries is a free, self-paced, web-based class running February 20 - May 6, 2012. Drawing from the experience of health sciences librarians working in the field with direct experience with mobile devices and resources, this course presents 6 learning modules over the course of 6 weeks. Each module focuses on a different aspect of mobile resources in the health sciences library. 

Frequently Asked Questions

This course is approved for 6 CE credits from MLA. However, you do not need to be a member of MLA to participate.

Course schedule – Spring 2012


January 23 – February 16

Week 1 – Introduction to mobile resources

 Maureen “Molly” Knapp

February 20 - 26

Week 2 – Mobile Applications

 Luke Rosenberger & Julie Gaines

March 5 - 11

Week 3 – Mobile trends and issues in academic & hospital environments

Jaime Blanck & Melissa Rethlefsen

March 19 - 25


Week 4 – E-readers

 Suzanne Shurtz

April 2 - 8

Week 5 – Promoting mobile resources

  Amy Blevins

April 16 - 22

Week 6 – Mobile site creation

 Wayne Loftus

April 30 – May 6

Submit workbooks via email to Maureen Knapp 

April 30 – June 3

Absolute final day to submit workbook

June 3


Registration is closed.

Course History

This continuing education course is brought to you free of charge from the South Central Chapter of the Medical Library Association. The Summer/Fall 2011 cohort ran July 18 - October 2, 2011, with 83 participants completing the course. The Spring 2012 cohort ran February 20 - May 6th, 2012. 

Topics week by week

Access weekly topic content & activities.


See the schedule for this six week continuing education class.


Workbook template for reflection activities, links, readings and more.


Short bios of the course instructors.


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