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Libraries Innovation Team is here for U

Did you know? The Eccles Health Science Library teamed up with the Faust Law and Marriott Libraries in order to create the U’s very own Libraries Innovation Team (L.I.T.)!

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SUMMER Community Read: The Scalpel and The Silver Bear

June 20 – July 18, 2017* Tuesdays at Noon in the Garden Level RSVP: http://bit.ly/ScalpelSilverBear Sponsored by the Office of Health Equity and Inclusion, Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, and the American Indian Resource Center *No meeting on July 4th.

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EHSL faculty contributed over 11 presentations & posters to the 2017 MLA conference!

Check out some of the work our EHSL Faculty created for the 2017 MLA Conference this Memorial Day weekend!

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EHSL Faculty Teach 3 CEs at MLA Conference

On top of the Utah Libraries Association conference last week, the Eccles Health Science Library had some of the largest representation at the Medical Libraries Association (MLA) conference in Seattle this Memorial Day weekend! The Medical Libraries Association is a highly influential education provider due to its large team of trusted health information experts.  Furthermore, […]

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Lola the Librarian

This video project has been percolating for many, many years. In the early 2000’s, Molson Beer came out with a wonderful ad featuring Joe the Canadian. Joe stood on a stage and expounded on what a Canadian is, and is not, with music playing and images flashing behind him. The ad was very comedic and […]

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Rock Star Medical Librarians: Meet the Collisions!

Segment reposted from https://infocus.nlm.nih.gov/2017/05/23/rock-star-medical-librarians-this-weeks-opening-act/ Posted by NLM in Focus The response has been the equivalent of a standing ovation with people holding up cell phone lights. So we’re back for an encore of medical librarians. We even have a couple of bands. The idea started after the Director of the National Library of Medicine Dr. […]

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A Statement in Affirmation of Our Core Values

by the Faculty and Staff of the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah The faculty and staff of the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library (EHSL) publicly assert and stand in support of the 2017 Medical Library Association (MLA) Statement affirming our core professional values.  Quoting from the MLA Statement,  “…access to information […]

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Bike to Work Week May 15-19, 2017

May is National Bike Month and May 15-19, 2017 is National Bike to Work Week. If you bike to work this week, join us at 3:30 PM that day at the main (west) entrance to EHSL for a group photo.   http://bikeleague.org/bikemonth Sponsored by the EHSL Sustainability Committee and the EHSL Wellness Team!

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Art Exhibit: Layers of Medicine Student Artwork

The Eccles Health Sciences Library is now featuring its newest art exhibit, Layers of Medicine. The exhibit consists of artistic interpretations of concepts taught in class, which are created by first and second year medical students enrolled in Layers of Medicine. This required course, pushes medical students to personally and creatively explore the unique relationships […]

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EHSL on JoVE’s Library Spotlight

Eccles Health Sciences Library was JoVE’s first library highlighted on their new blog series, called Library Spotlight. Three EHSL faculty – Melissa Rethlefsen, Mellanye Lackey, and Shirley Zhao –  were interviewed. Read the post at: http://www.jove.com/blog/2017/05/03/library-spotlight-eccles-health-sciences-library.

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