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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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Happy FDLP Anniversary Eccles Library!

May 7th marks 45 years the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library has been a designated member of the Federal Depository Library Program (FDLP.)  Eccles Library is one of 9 libraries in Utah and one of almost 1,200 libraries nationwide the U.S. Government Publishing Office (GPO) partners with “to provide free public access to published […]

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Personalize Library Tools: ClinicalKey

Why create a personal account with tools provided by Eccles Library? Look what you can do in ClinicalKey with your personal account: * Access PDFs * Presentation Maker –  select images to create fast presentations.  Instructions to create presentations. * Save content (from either search or browse results) * Patient Education materials * Free CME […]

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New Library Catalog and eJournal Citation Linker in one tool!

Introducing our new Library Catalog this December, 2014. 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.)

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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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CitationLinker – find full text fast

Find full text fast with our Citation Linker full text tool (also listed in “Quick Links” on our homepage.) Copy & paste PubMed’s PMID or the publisher’s DOI number into relevant box on Article page.

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New Electronic Journal Backfiles at Eccles

As part of the Library’s ongoing efforts to replace the print bound journal collection at Eccles with more easily accessible electronic content, we have purchased several e-journal backfiles.

Take a look at our extensive list!

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No Subscription? No Problem! Try “Get It Now”

The Spencer S. Eccles Library is experimenting with an exciting new method for delivering articles from selected unsubscribed journals.  Using Copyright Clearance Center‘s Get It Now service, patrons can have full-text, high-quality, color PDFs of articles sent directly to them via email. Average turnaround time for Get It Now articles is less than five minutes. […]

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Films on Demand database

Marriott Library has purchased access to the Films on Demand database, which contains a wide variety of films in streaming format, including films from ABC News, American Experience, TED, BBC Films, Frontline, NOVA, PBS, Films for the Humanities and Sciences, Ken Burns, The Open University, and California Newsreel, among others. Films may be viewed individually […]

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