Category Archives: Collections

Rubor Arts and Humanities Journal Website Transformation

Rubor 2019 cover, “Postcard to my Dermatologist”, oil on canvas, by Phoebe Draper (UUSOM21) In partnership with the University of Utah Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library This summer marks the publication of the seventh print edition of Rubor, Reflections on Medicine from the Wasatch Front, and, notably, the first edition of the journal published …Read More »

JAMAevidence now available!

The Eccles Library is excited to announce that JAMAevidence is now available to University of Utah faculty, staff, and students. Do you teach Evidence Based Practice? Host a Journal Club?  Just want to learn more about EBP and critical appraisal?  Then, JAMAevidence is the tool for you!  It is designed to support learning and instruction …Read More »

Dr. Philip B. Price, Professor of Surgery and Dean of the School of Medicine 1956-1962

Challenge, always makes people rise to the occasion.” -Dr. Philip B. Price observed in 1969. Born of Presbyterian missionary parents on March 7, 1897 in Kashing Checkiang, China, Philip Price was taught by his mother until the family returned to the United States on furlough in 1910. Graduating with his medical degree from Johns Hopkins …Read More »

AAMC Faculty Salary Report Available at Eccles Library

The AAMC Faculty Salary Report has been updated for 2018 (with FY 2017 survey data from 145 U.S. medical schools) and is now available for in house use at the Eccles Health Sciences Library.  The benchmarking report contains total compensation information for more than 110,000 full-time faculty across 92 departments/specialties based on data from participating …Read More »

New Nursing Resources Available

As of July 1, 2018, the University of Utah community has access to 2 new nursing resources:   Nursing Reference Center Plus An evidence-based point-of-care resource to quickly answers nurses’ clinical questions. It includes multimedia (e.g. videos and images), nursing management topics, care plans, leadership and management, continuing education modules, and additional skills. This resource …Read More »

New Library Catalog | Usearch interface

As you search for books, journals, articles, digital items from Campus Libraries,  you’ll notice the Library Catalog | Usearch new interface as of May 11, 2018. New Search:  search for anything, then use filters, listed in left column to limit results. Journal Search:  Find online, electronic journals by title. Fetch: (Citation Linker) Find full text of …Read More »

Dr. Edward I. Hashimoto, Professor of Anatomy 1935-1985

View the Digital Exhibition version here. “What are you looking at? I was home in Dublin at the time.” So Dr Edward Hashimoto quipped to his anatomy class Monday morning, December 8th – 1941. Born February 24, 1911, the delivering physician, Dr William R. Tyndale, who arrived by horse and buggy, was snowbound for two …Read More »