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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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Appy Hour Recaps: March and May

On Tuesday, March 17, Amanda Truong, a School of Medicine student, presented “VisualDx”. VisualDx is a “decision support software designed by clinicians to aid medical professionals in the diagnosis of visually identifiable diseases.” Amanda is very interested in dermatology and discovered the app while working in Ghana with the University of Utah’s Department of Dermatology. […]

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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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Appy Hour, Wednesday, May 6, 2:30-3:30pm

Join Us. Drop In. Come on Over. Wednesday, May 6, 2015, 2:30-3:30 PM Synapse, Garden Level, Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library Relax and chat with your colleagues for a mid-afternoon break! Join us for refreshments and conversation. Share your favorite app. Featured App: Check Yourself Presentation at 2:45 PM by Jen Andrus, Health Educator, […]

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New DynaMed App! Easy to Install

Downloading the DynaMed app is easy! Download the app from the iTunes Store or Google Play. Access DynaMed from the Library’s home page. Click on Mobile at the top of the screen in the blue bar (see screenshot): When prompted, enter your university email address. An authentication key will be emailed to you.  Check your […]

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Appy Hour Recaps: December 2014 and February 2015

On Friday, December 12, Lisa Carcelli presented “MyFitnessPal”. This app was used during the University of Utah’s Holiday Fitness Challenge. MyFitnessPal is an all-encompassing health tracker. In addition to the fitness and food tracking options, there are several great features. Lisa’s favorite feature is the bar-code scanner to upload food/drink products into her tracker. Give […]

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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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Appy Hour, Wednesday, February 18, 2:00-3:00pm

Join Us. Drop In. Come on Over. Wednesday, February 18, 2015, 2:00-3:00 PM Synapse, Garden Level, Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library Relax and chat with your colleagues for a mid-afternoon break! Join us for refreshments and conversation. Share your favorite app. Featured App: myAir Presentation at 2:15 PM by Steve Packham, PhD, Adjunct Associate […]

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Attention EndNote Users: new Full Text link

EndNote program users please update your Full Text Preferences “Open URL Path.” Open URL Path = http://bit.ly/uu-fulltext Authenticate with = https://ezproxy.lib.utah.edu  – for Windows:  go to Edit >Preferences > Find Full Text – for Mac: go to  EndNote > Preferences > Find  Full Text Copy & paste URLs into relevant boxes in EndNote preferences:   […]

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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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