Skip to Main Content
Navigation

Category Archives: essential news

We are hiring U-Bar & Health Library Customer Service Associates!

PEAK is seeking enthusiastic students to staff the U-Bar located within the Hope Fox Eccles Health Library at University Hospital. The U-Bar is a technical support station where patients, family members, and health care professionals can learn about quality mobile health apps, wearables, and other wireless devices. Visitors can sample UUHC-curated mobile technologies on demo […]

Posted in employment, essential news | Leave a comment

Read by QxMD – Available Now at the U!

Read by QxMD is a mobile and web app designed to bring personalized content to your device, making it easier to keep up to date with the latest medical research in your field.  It’s a “current awareness” tool that quickly discovers – and provides access to – new research.  Content personalization is enabled in two […]

Posted in ejournals, essential news, important news | Comments Off on Read by QxMD – Available Now at the U!

Celebratory Retrospective on the History of African Americans in Utah

In honor of African American History Month, the Office of Health Equity and Inclusion and the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library are pleased to present the Celebratory Retrospective on the History of African Americans in Utah. This exhibit and its corresponding reception will be hosted on the Main Level from February 14-March 3, 2017. […]

Posted in essential news, events, general interest | Tagged | Comments Off on Celebratory Retrospective on the History of African Americans in Utah

NEW Health Sciences Journal Titles Available at the U!!

The Eccles Health Sciences Library is pleased to announce the addition of the following journals to our collection as of January 1, 2017: Noteworthy New Journals Titles American Journal of Perinatology Annals of Surgical Oncology JAMA Cardiology JAMA Oncology Mayo Clinic Proceedings Pharmacogenetics and Genomics Circulation Journals Package: Circulation: Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology Circulation: Cardiovascular Genetics […]

Posted in collections, ejournals, essential news, new titles | Comments Off on NEW Health Sciences Journal Titles Available at the U!!

The Medical Library Association Affirms Its Core Value

Please read the entire statement from the Medical Library Association.

Posted in essential news, general interest | Comments Off on The Medical Library Association Affirms Its Core Value

Save the Date: Mayden Lecture is April 25, 2017

The Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library is sponsoring the 2017 Priscilla M. Mayden Lecture: “Scholarly Communications in Japan” with Special Guest Speaker Takashi Yamakawa, USACO Corporation, Ltd. The lecture is on April 25, 2017 in the Eccles Human Genetics Auditorium with a reception from 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm and the program 2:00 pm […]

Posted in essential news, events, general interest, important news, lectures, technology | Tagged | Comments Off on Save the Date: Mayden Lecture is April 25, 2017

Games4Health Wants Judges and Student Competitors

Games4Health is in full-swing and wants your participation! University of Utah employees can be judges. Students, it’s time to develop a health game idea, make a video, and win a cash prize!

Posted in Collaborate, essential news, general interest, health information, technology | Tagged , | Comments Off on Games4Health Wants Judges and Student Competitors

Research Reproducibility Conference Follow Up

The first Research Reproducibility Conference, sponsored by the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library and the Vice President for Research on November 14-15, 2016, brought together researchers, students, administrators, NIH representatives, and more to start a frank discussion on how institutions can help support research reproducibility and make more research true. Conference attendees furthered the […]

Posted in Collaborate, essential news, events, Find information, general interest, health sciences, lectures, medicine, research, research guides | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Research Reproducibility Conference Follow Up

UPDATE – Free Yoga at Eccles Library – Spring 2017

Join us for free 50 minute yoga sessions from January-April 2017 on: Mondays, 5:15pm, on the Garden Level *Wednesdays, 12:05pm, on the Garden Level   *begins on February 1 Thursdays, 7:05am, on the Garden Level Fridays, 8:05am, on the Garden Level        *begins on February 3 Drop by for one event or attend all of the free […]

Posted in essential news, events, general interest | Tagged | 2 Comments

We’re Hiring a Technology Engagement Librarian!

The successful candidate will take a leadership role in leveraging new technologies to meet the needs of the library and its users, keeping abreast of new educational and instructional technology developments, and strategically planning for new service offerings in the short and long terms. To achieve these goals, the Technology Engagement Librarian will serve as […]

Posted in employment, essential news, general interest | Comments Off on We’re Hiring a Technology Engagement Librarian!