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Life and Limb: The toll of the American Civil War

The Eccles Library is hosting the NLM traveling exhibit, Life and Limb: The Toll of the American Civil War. The exhibit will be on display until Saturday, January 30, 2016, in the portrait area on the Main Level . More information about the exhibit can be found on the NLM exhibit website.

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January Appy Hour Recap

On Wednesday, January 6, 2016, Appy Hour traveled to the University Hospital’s Pharmacy conference room. Erin Fox, the Director of Drug Information Services, demoed both the web-based and app versions of Micromedex and LexiComp.

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NIH Compliance and the Public Access Policy

By Darell Schmick It’s that time again: R1 Research grant deadlines are coming up! If you’re benefiting from NIH funding, are you compliant? Many researchers believe this to be a hassle, but there’s a great benefit to what compliance brings. Public Access Policy requirements pertain to your published work if: It was peer-reviewed It was […]

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Active Appy Hour- September 9, 2-3pm

Join Us. Drop In. Come on Over. Wednesday, September 9, 2015, 2:30-3:30 PM Synapse, Garden Level, Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library Exercise and chat with your colleagues for a mid-afternoon break! Join us for refreshments and conversation. Share your favorite app. Featured Apps: Moves & 7 Minute Workout Presentation at 2:15pm by Liz Joy, […]

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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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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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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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Appy Hour, Friday, December 12, 4:30-5:30pm

Join Us. Drop In. Come on Over. Friday, December 12, 2014, 4:30-5:30 PM Main Level, Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library Relax and chat with your colleagues before heading home for the weekend. Join us for refreshments and conversation. Share your favorite app. Featured App: MyFitnessPal Presentation at 4:45 PM by Lisa Carcelli, Special Project […]

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