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Center for Medical Innovation Expo in the Synapse

Join us on Wednesday, November 30, 12-5pm in the Synapse for the Center for Medical Innovation Expo.

The Synapse is Eccles Library’s collaborative flexible space on the Garden Level. Learn more about the Synapse here.

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Think of your Career like an Entrepreneur: Apply the Business Model Canvas as a Tool

With today’s job market, career planning is essential. To help navigate through the many opportunities that will surface, having a deep understanding of your special niche and contributory areas will be crucial.

Join Erin Wimmer, Jean Shipman and Tony Tsai for a two-hour (1-3pm) participatory session on January 12, 2017 in the Synapse (Garden Level, Eccles Health Sciences Library), to learn how to apply the Business Model Canvas to your career to prepare you for an exciting and productive future. Think of your career as your next product!

Register by emailing jean.shipman@utah.edu.

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It’s Honey Harvest Time!

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Thursday, November 17, 2016

2:00 pm – 4:00 pm, HSEB 3430

The University of Utah Beekeeper’s Association will be uncapping the frames, and extracting, filtering, and bottling the honey from the hives north of HSEB.  Come join us in HSEB 3430, Thursday, November 17th, 2-4PM. Drop in or stay for the whole time! Whatever works for your schedule!

  • Join us to help harvest the honey.
  • Come for a taste of honey.
  • Check out the honey lip balm which will be available for sale.

Anyone who is interested can get hands-on and help us with the process.

Follow the University of Utah Beekeepers’ Association on Facebook!

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Today! Live Stream Available for Research Reproducibility Conference

Breaking news: we are excited to announce that the following sessions of the Research Reproducibility Conference today will be live streamed on YouTube!

Time Session
8:30 – 8:45 AM Opening Remarks: Melissa Rethlefsen (Utah) & Andy Weyrich (Utah)
8:45 – 9:45 AM Mayden Lecture: Hilda Bastian (NIH)
10:00 – 11:30 AM Federal Agency Support for Research Reproducibility
Moderator: Thomas Parks (Utah)
Panelists: Lisa Meier McShane (NCI) & Kathy Partin (ORI)
11:30 – 12:30 PM Featured Speaker: David Moher (OHRI)
4:00 – 5:00 PM Snyder Lecture: John Ioannidis (Stanford)
5:00 – 5:15 PM Closing Remarks & Best Poster Award
Complete the Post-Conference Survey

Now’s your chance to join us from anywhere around the world as we discuss how institutions can help support research reproducibility and make more research true, furthering the dialogue around open science, open data, transparency, and good research practices. Follow and contribute to the conversation via the Twitter hashtags #UtahRR16 and #MakeResearchTrue. Continue reading »

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Art Exhibit: Created by Medical Students in the Layers of Medicine Course

med-student-artwork-exhibitNovember 10 – December 7, 2016, Open during Library Hours, Main & Upper Levels, Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library

The Layers of Medicine course addresses the human elements of healthcare and medical training “layered” on top of scientific knowledge and clinical skills.  Don’t miss this amazing celebration of the creativity of our medical students.  Artistic creations ranging from book art, photographs, drawings, paintings, to written word, sculpture, and collage, are on display during Library hours thru December 7, 2016.   The art is on display in the Art Gallery on the Main Level and on display panels, tables, in the display case, and on the large monitor on the Upper Level of the Library.

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EHSL faculty takes over Des Moines!

logo-2-400w-converge2016Eccles Library faculty and staff attended the Joint Meeting of the Midwest Chapter and the Midcontinental Chapter of the Medical Library Association on October 22-24 in Des Moines, Iowa. View the conference website here. The University of Utah represented about 1/3 of the presentations, including the keynote speaker!

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See what the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library can do for you.

The Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library (EHSL) offers its faculty and staff expertise to others at the University of Utah to elevate their success. Curious how this happens?  Hear from your peers via a multi-media website http://bit.ly/ehsl-fy15 how they have partnered with the EHSL team. See for yourself what the EHSL can do for you!

 

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EHSL Interlibrary Loan Department has a new email address.

Do you have a Interlibrary Loan Question for the EHSL Interlibrary Loan Department?   Let us know by contacting us at our new Interlibrary Loan email address.

ehsl-ill@lists.utah.edu

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Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library 45th Anniversary Lecture Series

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Join us during the coming year, in celebration of the 45th Anniversary of the dedication of the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library (EHSL) for a series of presentations on the history of the Library and a glimpse into the future of health sciences libraries.

Presentations are Noon – 1 P.M. on each of the following dates this fall:

Mon, October 17, 2016     Location: EHSL History of Medicine Room, Rm 205
The History of Slice of Life
Suzanne S. Stensaas, Ph.D., Professor (Lecturer) Emeritus, Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, School of Medicine, University of Utah

Fri, October 28, 2016     Location: EHSL History of Medicine Room, Rm 205
The History of the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library
Joan M. Stoddart, MALS, AHIP, FMLA, Librarian Emeritus, Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah

Mon, October 31, 2016     Location: EHSL History of Medicine Room, Rm 205
The History of NOVEL (Neuro-Ophthalmology Virtual Education Library)
Nancy T. Lombardo, MLS, AHIP, Associate Director, Digital Collections, Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah

Friday, November 11, 2016     Location: EHSL Synapse, Garden Level
A Glimpse into the Future of Health Sciences Libraries
Jean P. Shipman, MSLS, AHIP, FMLA, Executive Director, Knowledge Management and Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library; Director for Information Transfer, Center for Medical Innovation, University of Utah

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Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library Anniversary Celebration

Join the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences staff for lunch in the Library on October 14, 2016 at 12 – 2 P.M.! During October, we are celebrating the past, present and future of health sciences library services at the University of Utah in honor of the 45th anniversary of the dedication (October 4, 1971) of the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library. A brief program and exhibits will provide an opportunity to honor the past, to learn about current initiatives, and to catch a glimpse of the future of our nationally recognized health sciences library. Take some time to tour the painting exhibit of alumnus Virgil Parker, MD, take a tour down memory lane in the James Castleton library where artifacts from years past are on display and view the Utah Genome Project exhibit on loan from the Natural History Museum.

This event is made possible by the collaborative support of Natural History Museum of Utah (Utah Genome Exhibit), Virgil Parker, MD (Art Exhibit), USOM Alumni Association, and Merit Medical (sponsorship), and is part of the 2016 Alumni and Community Medical Weekend. Details and RSVP are available on http://tinyurl.com/USOM2016.

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