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And there’s the Humor of it: Shakespeare and the Four Humors

Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library (EHSL) is pleased to present the latest traveling exhibition from the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health and the Folger Shakespeare Library: And there’s the Humor of it: Shakespeare and the Four Humors On display July 26 – September 2, 2016 Upper Level, EHSL Please mark your […]

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Book Launch: The Moon Prince and The Sea

Book Launch:  The Moon Prince and The Sea Written by:  Daniela Rose Anderson, University of Utah Medical Student (MS2018) Monday, June 6, 2016 at 5:00-8:00 PM Garden Level, Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library The Division of Medical Ethics and Humanities, Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, and Et Alia Press invite you to a […]

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New database: Ovid MEDLINE®

Eccles Health Sciences Library now offers access to Ovid MEDLINE ®  to  the University of Utah community for expert searching in the biomedical literature. The Library’s expert searchers are available to collaborate- ask us. Ovid MEDLINE ® covers the international literature on biomedicine, including the allied health fields and the biological and physical sciences, humanities, […]

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New Art Gallery Exhibit: TRANSPLANT

The Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library is pleased to present a new art gallery exhibit: TRANSPLANT strength – life – sacrifice April 1 – 30, 2016 Leea Dilling is a photography student at BYU Idaho who has just completed her BFA. For her senior project, she wanted to highlight the importance of organ donation. […]

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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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Appy Hour Recap- June

On June 6 at Appy Hour, Wayne Hendrix, a third year medical student in the School of Medicine at the University of Utah, presented two medical calculation apps. The apps are MedCalc and ABG Acid-Base Eval. Wayne uses both of these medical calculator apps in rotations. MedCalc (picture on the left) is a board calculator […]

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Appy Hour- Friday, June 6, 4:00-5:30pm

Join Us. Drop In. Come on Over. Friday, June 6, 2014, 4-5:30 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. An APP (or two) will be highlighted. The featured app is ABG […]

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New Electronic Journal Backfiles at Eccles

As part of the Library’s ongoing efforts to replace the print bound journal collection at Eccles with more easily accessible electronic content, we have purchased several e-journal backfiles.

Take a look at our extensive list!

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20 years of The Cochrane Collaboration: Looking back on the search for evidence

Watch the video of a retrospective of The Cochrane Collaboration’s beginnings and achievements of the past two decades.

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Hidden Treasure: A weird and wonderful collection

The National Library of Medicine (NLM) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has a collection of more than 17 million items and their new book, Hidden Treasure, showcases a collection of rare and surprising pieces found in the collection. Michael Sappol is the editor of this fascinating collection and a curator-historian at NLM. Among […]

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