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EXPANDED Access to Web of Science – Available Now at the U!

Web of Science, a multidisciplinary database that indexes scholarly journals, is now available from anywhere and everywhere on campus – and you can even access this database remotely (after first connecting using the EZProxy or VPN). Previously only available from within the confines of the Marriott Library building, the university’s access to Web of Science […]

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UNLIMITED Users on AccessMedicine Arrives April 1st

The Eccles Library is pleased to announce that beginning on April 1, 2016 AccessMedicine will allow simultaneous access for an unlimited number of users.

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NEW at the U: Bates’ Visual Guide to Physical Examination

Bates’ Visual Guide to Physical Examination, the online version of the classic textbook on physical examination and history taking, is now available. The Eccles Library is pleased to offer access to this collection of streaming videos consisting of lessons organized by body systems. Each lesson provides detailed explanations of examination procedures and video demonstrations of […]

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Available NOW!! Amirsys IMAGING and PATHOLOGY Reference Center Databases

Looking for high-quality medical images for teaching, presenting, or providing patient care? The Eccles Library is pleased to announce online access to 2 new robust collections: Amirsys Imaging Reference Center Medical image library offering a combination of high-quality images and evidence-based clinical text on a wide range of diagnoses and conditions. Designed for use by […]

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Available NOW!! Online Full-Text Access to Science Translational Medicine

The Eccles Library has added a subscription to the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) journal: Science Translational Medicine. This journal offers original, peer-reviewed, science-based research that successfully advances clinical medicine toward the goal of improving patients’ lives.  Its mission is “to promote human health by providing a forum for communication and cross-fertilization […]

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Available NOW!! EMBASE Searching for the UU Community

You asked for it. We got it!! The Eccles Library is excited to announce that Embase is now available to University of Utah faculty, staff, and students. Are you searching for reliable, peer-reviewed information on topics such as … Drug development or use Toxicology Drug safety / adverse reactions Clinical trials Evidence-based medicine Medical devices […]

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Citations Galore!! EMBASE Arrives at UU on Aug. 1st!

The Eccles Library is pleased to announce that Embase will soon join the growing list of online resources available to University of Utah faculty, staff, and students. With extensive international journal and conference coverage, Embase is a key resource for generating systemic reviews, supporting effective evidence-based medicine and drug and medical device tracking. Embase includes over […]

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New!! Lancet Backfiles Available Online

The Eccles Library is pleased to report that the University of Utah community now has online access in PDF format to every issue of The Lancet. The Lancet has been published weekly since its foundation in 1823; our new backfile includes 390,000 articles written prior to 1995, all enhanced with HTML abstracts and reference linking. The […]

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Withdrawal of Informa Healthcare Titles from “Get It Now” Service

In January 2015, the publisher Informa Healthcare announced that its portfolio of 180 journals would be taken over by the academic publishing division of Taylor & Francis. As part of that transition, Taylor & Francis re-evaluated the cost-per-article fee charged for all Informa Healthcare titles, including those made available through the Library’s Get It Now […]

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Newly Published Paper Details Rapid Transformation of Eccles Library Collection

In 2013, the Spencer S. Eccles Library massively downsized its collection of print books and journals, ultimately removing over 90% of these resources. HOW did they do it? WHY did they do it? Three Eccles librarians – Christy Jarvis, Joan Gregory, and Jean Shipman- published an article in the June 2014 issue of Collection Management […]

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