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Summer Yoga at the Eccles Library

Join us for free 50 minute yoga sessions from May-July 2017 on: Mondays, 5:15pm, on the Garden Level Wednesdays, 12:05pm, on the Garden Level  Drop by for one event or attend all of the free yoga events! This is a great opportunity to stretch and relax during the workday. Please bring your own yoga mat. […]

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2017 Health Literacy Leadership Institute – Early Registration Discount EXTENDED to 4/28/17

Don’t miss this year’s Health Literacy Leadership Institute (HLLI 2017) at Tufts University School of Medicine. The program is designed for both professionals and students engaged in health literacy work. This is an advanced level program that integrates peer learning to facilitate and encourage research and best practices. Whether you work in the community or […]

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Celebrate U: Melissa Rethlefsen MLS, AHIP and Christy Jarvis MLIS, AHIP

2016 Top Researcher Honoree Christy Jarvis, MLIS, AHIP – Celebrate U: A Showcase of Extraordinary Faculty Achievements event honoring her work on the Journal Citation Analysis. The event was hosted by J. Willard Marriott Library and the Office of the Vice President for Research and highlighted University of Utah faculty who reached a pinnacle of professional […]

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Libraries Award Given to Bench-2-Bedside Team

The Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library and the J. Willard Marriott Library co-sponsor the annual $2000 Libraries Award given at the Bench-2-Bedside Competition Night. This year, the Libraries Award went to the Ultrasound Impact Protector team.

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Joan Gregory Receives 2017 Leadership in Inclusive Excellence Faculty Award

Congratulations Joan Gregory! Joan Gregory received the 2017 Leadership in Inclusive Excellence Faculty Award. The award sponsored by the Office of Health Equity and Inclusion recognizes leadership in inclusive excellence from a University of Utah Health Sciences Faculty member. There were many deserving nominees who are working hard to create an environment of health equity […]

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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 […]

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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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