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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. […]

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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 […]

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The Medical Library Association Affirms Its Core Value

Please read the entire statement from the Medical Library Association.

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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 […]

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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!

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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, […]

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

November 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.  […]

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