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Tech Tuesday and InfoFair – October 13, 4:30-5:40pm

Join us in Health Sciences Education Building (HSEB) 2100 or Spencer Fox Eccles Business Building (SFEBB) 160 for a live viewing of The Clifford C. Snyder M.D. and Mary Snyder Lecture on Tuesday, October 13, 4:30-5:30pm.

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Available NOW!! Online Full-Text Access to Science Translational Medicine

The Eccles Library has added a subscription to the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) journal: Science Translational Medicine. This journal offers original, peer-reviewed, science-based research that successfully advances clinical medicine toward the goal of improving patients’ lives.  Its mission is “to promote human health by providing a forum for communication and cross-fertilization […]

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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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Available NOW!! EMBASE Searching for the UU Community

You asked for it. We got it!! The Eccles Library is excited to announce that Embase is now available to University of Utah faculty, staff, and students. Are you searching for reliable, peer-reviewed information on topics such as … Drug development or use Toxicology Drug safety / adverse reactions Clinical trials Evidence-based medicine Medical devices […]

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Withdrawal of Informa Healthcare Titles from “Get It Now” Service

In January 2015, the publisher Informa Healthcare announced that its portfolio of 180 journals would be taken over by the academic publishing division of Taylor & Francis. As part of that transition, Taylor & Francis re-evaluated the cost-per-article fee charged for all Informa Healthcare titles, including those made available through the Library’s Get It Now […]

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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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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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Attention EndNote Users: new Full Text link

EndNote program users please update your Full Text Preferences “Open URL Path.” Open URL Path = Authenticate with =  – 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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Faculty Survey Results- Post 6

In the spring of 2013, the Spencer S. Eccles Library conducted a faculty survey related to public services. This blog post and others will outline the faculty responses and address the concerns raised. You asked, we answered! Read more about this survey and the results! Post 1: Introduction and Background of Faculty Surveyed Post 2: […]

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