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Monthly Archives: November 2011

Mobile app: Pediatrics Digest

Brief review of the mobile medical app Pediatrics Digest.

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Promoting library services: the neverending challenge

Successful outreach and promotion of library resources and services involves forming partnerships with other departments and organizations, as well as using social media and the latest Web 2.0 tools to educate and inform new and underserved patron groups.

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When Information Literacy Informs Health Literacy

Discusses a notable example of a journalist going beyond the claims of a recently published study by a for-profit company to sort out what is valid from what will sell.

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Using Social Media to Enhance Your Research

Social media can be a powerful tool in research. We offer a few examples, and links to the thoughts of other bloggers.

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Great Apps for Librarians

Highlight list of iPad apps for librarians from iLibrarian blog.

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Mobile app for gross anatomy: Muscle System Pro II

Review of the NOVA Series mobile app Muscle System Pro II for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch.

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eReaders and Mobile Devices for Check-out

The Library has purchased three iPads, three Motorola Xooms, six Amazon Kindles and six Nooks from Barnes and Noble for faculty and students to check out and try. Details available at the front desk.

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