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New Library Catalog and eJournal CitationLinker in one tool!

Campus libraries have a new Library Catalog to find items available from campus libraries at the University of Utah.  The new Library Catalog offers an A-Z  list of full text items, as well as a CitationLinker to find online journals, books or articles (copy & paste PubMed’s PMID or the publisher’s DOI number into relevant box.)  See screenshots below.

Library Catalog home screen:

Find items from campus libraries. Type titles or keywords into search box to find all items in all formats available from campus libraries.

Screenshot of new Library Catalog. Decembe.r 2014

Library Catalog new home screen. Dec. 2014.

 In search results, check for online full text by clicking on the “View it” link listed below the title.  See screenshot example below:

Example search for the journal title, Lancet:

Screenshot of Library Catalog.

“View it” displays details (year of access & source) for online full text.

CitationLinker (link at top of screen) finds online full text items by Journal or Article or Book.  (Please note: Journal is default screen.)  See screenshot below to find full text by article:

Screenshot of CitationLinker for articles.

CitationLinker for articles. Find full text articles: copy & paste PubMed’s PMID or publisher’s DOI number into relevant box.

A-Z (link at top of screen) – find or browse  online full text titles available from campus libraries at the University of Utah.

Screenshot of A to Z lis of online full text.t

A-Z list. Browse or find full text titles – journals or books.

Give it a try.

Contact us with your questions or comments:

email:  ehsl-reference@lists.utah.edu

phone: 801-581-5534

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Appy Hour, Friday, December 12, 4:30-5:30pm

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Friday, December 12, 2014, 4:30-5:30 PM
Main Level, Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library

Relax and chat with your colleagues before heading home for the weekend. Join us for refreshments and conversation. Share your favorite app.

Featured App: MyFitnessPal

Presentation at 4:45 PM by Lisa Carcelli, Special Project Coordinator, Office of Academic Affairs and Faculty Development, Health Sciences.

Are you participating in the University’s Holiday Fitness Challenge? Keeping fitness and health a priority during the holidays can be very difficult. Come learn about an app that can help you stay on track this holiday season and into the new year!

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Appy Hour Recap- November

minna- novOn November 14, Minna Wang, presented an app that her Bench-2-Bedside team created. The app is called CHIMP which stands for “Cultural Health Intelligence for Medical Personnel”.

We were really excited for their team to present at Appy Hour because they won the Library’s sponsored award for Bench-2-Bedside, the “Sex and Gender Differences Award”. To learn more about sex and gender differences, check out our guide.

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Appy Hour, Friday, November 14, 4:30-6pm*

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Friday, November 14, 2014, 4:30-6:00 PM*
Main Level, Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library

Relax and chat with your colleagues before heading home for the weekend. Join us for refreshments and conversation. Share your favorite app.

Featured App: The CHIMP App

Minna Wang, a University of Utah engineering student, will present The CHIMP App at 4:45 and 5:45pm*.

The CHIMP App was created by a group of University of Utah students during the 2013-2014 Bench-2-Bedside competition. CHIMP stands for “Cultural Health Intelligence for Medical Personnel” and is designed to increase cultural awareness during interactions between health care professionals and patients. The CHIMP App team won the “Sex and Gender Differences Award” during the Bench-2-Bedside competition earlier this year.

Special thanks to our partner, the Office of the Associate Vice President for Faculty and Academic Affairs, for funding refreshments.

BYOD – Bring your own Device!

Mark your calendar for this time every second* Friday.

For more information, please visit bit.ly/Appy_Hour.

*Please note that Appy Hour is the second Friday of the month. We hope this new time with two presentations will accommodate more schedules! The same presentation will be given at both times.

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Appy Hour Recap- October

oct- ehrOn October 10, Swapnil Sawant and Travis Turner, two students from The GApp Lab (Therapeutic Games and Apps Lab) presented two recent projects- Open EHR App and Doodle Health- at Appy Hour. Continue reading »

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FrankenApp- Tuesday, October 21, 5-8pm in Room 25

G4H iconJoin us Tuesday, October 21, 5-8pm in the Synapse for FrankenApp. FrankenApp is the 2nd event hosted by the University of Utah’s Games4Health.

FrankenApp will be a great opportunity for students to win cash prizes by becoming “mad app scientists”. Below are the details.

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Appy Hour, Friday, October 10, 4:30-6:00pm*

Appy Hour LogoJoin Us. Drop In. Come on Over.

Friday, October 10, 2014, 4:30-6:00 PM*
Main Level, Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library

Relax and chat with your colleagues before heading home for the weekend. Join us for refreshments and conversation. Share your favorite app.

Featured: Open EHR and Doodle Health

Swapnil Sawant and Travis Turner, students in The GApp Lab (Therapeutic Games & Apps Lab) will present Open EHR and Doodle Health at 4:45pm and 5:45pm*. The GApp Lab partners with U-affiliates and industry to create therapeutic games and apps. Open EHR is an app for a patient’s electronic health record. Doodle Health is a website to gather research on medical pictures/icons and their cultural impacts.

Special thanks to our partner, the Office of the Associate Vice President for Faculty and Academic Affairs, for funding refreshments.

BYOD – Bring your own Device!

Mark your calendar for this time every second* Friday.

For more information, please visit bit.ly/Appy_Hour.

*Please note that Appy Hour is the second Friday of the month. We hope this new time with two presentations will accommodate more schedules! The same presentation will be given at both times.

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Appy Hour Recap- September

September Appy HourSince September is National Preparedness Month, Philip Chaffee, our Emergency Preparedness Manager, presented a new app called “In Case of Crisis” on September 5. This app is managed by Phil and his team for the health sciences campus, research park, and University of Utah Health Care (hospital and clinics).

In Case of Crisis contains specific emergency and safety procedures and information. For example, do you know the proper steps to take during an earthquake? Where’s your Emergency Assembly Point (EAP)? All this information and more is available to you on the In Case of Crisis app! Phil and his team will be updating the app continuously and adding more content. Also, a new alert feature will be added to the app soon!

Download the “In Case of Crisis- Education” for Android and iOS devices today!

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Appy Hour- Friday, September 5, 4:30-6:00pm*

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Friday, September 5, 2014, 4:30-6:00 PM*
Main Level, Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library

Relax and chat with your colleagues before heading home for the weekend. Join us for refreshments and conversation. Share your favorite app.

The featured app is In Case of Crisis.

September is the National Preparedness Month! At 4:45pm and 5:45pm*, Phil Chaffee, Emergency Preparedness Manager, will present In Case of Crisis. This Android and iOS app is for University of Utah affiliates about our emergency and safety procedures, alerts, and much more.

Special thanks to our partner, the Office of the Associate Vice President for Faculty and Academic Affairs, for funding refreshments.

BYOD – Bring your own Device!

Mark your calendar for this time every first Friday.

For more information, please visit bit.ly/Appy_Hour.

*Please note that Appy Hour is a different time in September. We hope this new time with two presentations will accommodate more schedules! The same presentation will be given at both times.

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eSynapse Fall Issue Available Online

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The Fall 2014 issue of eSynapse, the newsletter of the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, is available online.

The Fall issue highlights two special people:
Rachel Hess., Professor of Internal Medicine and director of the University of Utah’s Health System Innovation and Research Program, is this issue’s Library Champion
Lisa Spencer, Library Specialist, is highlighted in the Introducing column.

Don’t miss From the Director – Jean Shipman talks about the new garden level spaces and using information tools to demonstrate your impact.

Join us at InfoFair 2014: Women’s Health Sex & Gender Research Conference: September 3 from Noon-4:30 p.m. in the EIHG auditorium and atrium. Poster, panels and keynote speaker Carolyn Clancy, M.D., Interim Under Secretary for Health, Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs discusses evidence-based care for women veterans.

Tallie Casucci summarizes the highlights of the DiGRA 2014 conference held at Snowbird this past August. Both Tallie and Jean Shipman presented on the Library’s collaboration with the Center for Medicine Innovation and The GApp Lab.

Erica Lake reviews details about the recently installed interactive information station. Patients at the Sugar House Center can remotely connect to a librarian at the Hope Fox Eccles Health Library to get their health questions answered.

Other articles of note:
• Learn how to measure, articulate and expand your impact.
• Librarians attend three-day evidence-based workshop in Denver in July
• Two new online resources have been added to our list of databases: ClinicalKey and VisualDX
• AND MORE . . . .

Questions can be directed to the newsletter editor:
Jeanne Le Ber; 801-585-6744
Assistant editor:
Erin Wimmer; 801-587-9258

 

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