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Faculty Survey Results- Post 5

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!

 

Eccles Library Usage by Faculty- Preferred Contact Methods

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Faculty Survey Results- Post 4

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!

 

Eccles Library Usage by Faculty- Finding and Managing Information

  1. Do you believe the library provides enough support for you to confidently search the previously mentioned databases and resources?does the library provide you with enough support and training to search

a. If no, how we could be of further assistance?

b. Comments

Let’s address those suggestions, questions, and comments from 1a and 1b.

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Faculty Survey Results- Post 3

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!

 

Eccles Library Usage by Faculty- Databases and Full Text Resources

  1. Have you used the following literature databases in the past year?

databases you use

 

  1. Are there other databases you regularly use?do you use other databases

*Did you know that we offer database training? Email us!

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Faculty Survey Results- Post 2

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!

 

Eccles Library Usage by Faculty- Services

The second portion of the survey asked faculty about their use of library services and materials. Participants were also able to make comments in free text boxes. From the comments the Eccles Library was able to gather important information about the needs of the faculty and their perceptions of the Library.

  1. Have you used the following Eccles Library services in the past year?how often do you use library services

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Faculty Survey Results- Post 1

In the spring of 2013, the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library conducted a faculty survey related to public services. The survey was sent to the faculty in the College of Nursing, College of Health, College of Pharmacy, School of Dentistry, and School of Medicine. 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!

 

Background on Faculty Surveyed

Faculty identified being from a wide variety of departments, and serving diverse roles therein.

  1. What role describes you?

What role describes you.

                                *Other- administrator, adviser, community outreach, director, editor, and repairman

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2014 Free Lecture Series: Preventing and Managing Diabetes

diabetes

Wednesday, July 16, 2014, noon – 1 p.m.
Hope Fox Eccles Health Library
(next to Starbucks in University Hospital)

Guest Speaker: Meg Graf, M.S., R.D., C.D.

Meg E. Graf is a Registered Dietitian and Diabetes Educator at the Utah Diabetes and Endocrinology Center. Meg has also worked as Renal Dietitian specializing in hemodialysis, and is currently a member of the American Academy of Diabetes Educators.

FREE and open to the public
Sponsored by the Hope Fox Eccles Health Library and the Utah Diabetes & Endocrinology Center.

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Appy Hour Recap- June

MedCalc- Wayne Hendrix 6-6

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 app with multiple medical formulas, scores, scales, and classifications divided into overarching topics or body systems.

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

Appy Hour LogoJoin 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 Acid-Base Eval.

ABG Acid-Base Eval will be presented by Wayne Hendrix, a third-year medical student, at 4:15pm.

Special thanks to our partner, the Office of the Associate Vice President for Faculty and Academic Affairs, for funding refreshments.

BYOD – Bring your own Device!

Mark your calendar for this time every first Friday. Please note that Appy Hour is canceled in July in observance of Independence Day.

For more information, please visit bit.ly/Appy_Hour.

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2014 Free Lecture Series: What’s on Your Plate?

healthy eating

A Realistic Approach to Healthier Eating

Wednesday, June 4th, 1 p.m. – 2 p.m.
Hope Fox Eccles Health Library

Why Local? Why Organic? How is Nutrition Related to Overall Health?

Speakers:

  • Juliann Cook Jeppsen, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, University Neuropsychiatric Institute
    Juliann has conducted research in the areas of intuitive eating and the role that nutrition plays in mental health.
  • Kim Angeli-Selin, Director of Special Events, Salt Lake Downtown Alliance
    One of the events Kim oversees is the Downtown Farmers Market, a summer tradition in downtown Salt Lake City and the largest open-air Market in the Intermountain West. In 2008, Kim was named a “Utah Tastemaker” for helping to put Utah’s food culture on the map.

FREE and open to the public, sponsored by the Hope Fox Eccles Health Library and the Center of Excellence in Women’s Health at the University of Utah School of Medicine

 

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Construction Update

The furniture arrived this week for the Garden Level remodel! Please view the pictures of the construction progress below.

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