The Eccles Library is pleased to announce that beginning on April 1, 2016 AccessMedicine will allow simultaneous access for an unlimited number of users.
Appy Hour will be on Wednesday, April 6, 12-1pm. We will meet in the Garden Level of the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library.
The Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library at the University of Utah invites applications for a Training Development Specialist for the National Network of Libraries of Medicine Training Office (NTO). This is a full-time, career-line (non-tenure track) faculty position.
Nina E. Dougherty, M.A., Emeritus Librarian, who served on the faculty of the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library (EHSL) from 1974 for 25 years, passed away on Saturday, March 5, 2016.
Spring Break is nearly upon us! Please take note of modified hours:
Saturday 3/12 – Sunday 3/13: Closed
Monday 3/14 – Friday 3/18: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday 3/19: Closed
Sunday 3/20: 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. (regular hours)
Monday 3/21: Regular hours resume
Last week the Utah Library Association hosted a workshop focusing on failure, providing librarians the ability to gain a new perspective as to what failure is, and how we may learn and grow from our experiences when we fall short. The conference provided wonderful insights on failure as multiple speakers contributed their perspective on what failure is and how to overcome. Continue reading
Knowledge is power, and thanks to the proliferation of smart phones and wearable tech individuals can now gather, record, and access their own health data in increasingly powerful ways.
Yet with so many different health apps to choose from, consumers can be easily overwhelmed.
That’s why the College of Health, the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, and the Center for Medical Innovation have come together to create U-Bar, a new health app education center located in the Hope Fox Eccles Library adjacent to the University Hospital lobby.
Friends and colleagues enjoy reconnecting and hearing the stories of Steve Leitch’s newest photographs at the February 11th Artist’s Reception. The exhibit will continue to be on display through March 28th in the Art Gallery on the Main Level of the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah.
For more information, please see “My Vision” – Collected Works of Steven Leitch.
From bench to bedside:
How altmetrics can help secure ongoing access to NIH CTSA funding
Wednesday, February 17, 2016 at 12-1:30pm MT
History of Medicine Room (205), Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library
Join your colleagues for a group showing of this webinar. Experts Stacy Konkiel (Altmetric) and Sally Gore (UMass Medical School) discuss how altmetrics and other recently defined “collective impact” metrics streamline grant reporting and help PIs better understand their research influence overall.