Workshop: STN Databases - Hands-on Workshop Date: Thursday, February 26 and Friday, February 27, 2004 Time: 9:00 am - 4:30 (both days) Location: Institute for Marine Biosciences, 1411 Oxford Street, Halifax NS Description: The Halifax Library Association, in cooperation with CISTI NIC Halifax, will be hosting a two-day hands on training session with STN trainer John Zabilski. STN International is an online scientific and technical information service offering a complete collection of in-depth databases in science and technology including literature, patents, and chemical catalogues. STN covers topics such as agriculture, biology, biotechnology, chemistry, toxicology, medicine, patents and more! STN is operated by Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS), a division of the American Chemical Society, in North America. Day 1 - Basic Training; Day 2-What's New, Citation Searching, Current Awareness, Property Searching. Registration: Participation in the event is limited to HLA members. Seating is limited to the first 12 interested participants. People may register for the event with Donna Curtis <mailto:[log in to unmask]> via e-mail at by phone (902) 426-0683. Cost: Free to HLA members.