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Medical Journal Editors To Researchers: Share Your Clinical Data

The International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE) proposes requirements for authors to share clinical data for consideration of article publication.

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NEW at the U: Bates’ Visual Guide to Physical Examination

Bates’ Visual Guide to Physical Examination, the online version of the classic textbook on physical examination and history taking, is now available. The Eccles Library is pleased to offer access to this collection of streaming videos consisting of lessons organized by body systems. Each lesson provides detailed explanations of examination procedures and video demonstrations of […]

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Class Matters: Book Discussions

The Office of Health Equity and Inclusion and the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library invite you to the first annual UUHS Community Read. As we explore various aspects of difference, please join us as we critically examine the impact of class on health by reading Class Matters. Sessions will be facilitated by faculty topic experts.

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Changes to PubMed Full-Text Linking

New and improved method for finding full-text articles from PubMed. Update your bookmarks and your MyNCIB preferences.

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Available NOW!! Amirsys IMAGING and PATHOLOGY Reference Center Databases

Looking for high-quality medical images for teaching, presenting, or providing patient care? The Eccles Library is pleased to announce online access to 2 new robust collections: Amirsys Imaging Reference Center Medical image library offering a combination of high-quality images and evidence-based clinical text on a wide range of diagnoses and conditions. Designed for use by […]

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Judges Needed for Games4Health Challenge

The 2016 Games4Health Challenge is looking for 60 judges among UofU faculty and staff and various sponsors. As a judge, you would evaluate around 5 student team entries over a 10 day period in March 2016. All entries are in the form of two videos, one a 90 second Tease Video and the other a […]

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Update EZproxy bookmarklet for off-campus access

If you’ve saved the “Reload via EZproxy” bookmarklet to your browser’s bookmarks toolbar menu, please update it. (Delete current bookmarklet, drag updated bookmarklet into browser toolbar bookmarks menu.) If you’ve not yet tried the “Reload via EZproxy” bookmarklet, give it a try with your standard Web browser. Note: The bookmarklet will not work with mobile […]

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Attention EndNote Users: New Authentication Link

New authentication link, October 2015. EndNote program users please update the Authentication link in Full Text Preferences. Open URL Path = http://bit.ly/uu-fulltext Authenticate with = https://login.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 […]

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LaTeX: what is it and where can I find help?

Do any of the following statements resonate with you? I want my document to look professional (e.g. like a textbook or journal article). I want to focus on my writing and less on the formatting. I want an easy way to typeset mathematical formulas and equations. I want a table of contents that automatically updates. […]

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Still using Internet Explorer 8 (IE8)? Please upgrade.

Another reason to upgrade your Internet Explorer version 8, IE8 Web browser. IE11 is latest version as of August 2015. Scopus will cease support of IE 8 on October 1, 2015. Scopus is one of  the crucial research databases provided by campus libraries.

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