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Ahead of the Curve: EHSL Sustainability Sale of Vogmask Provides Personal Face Covering for COVID-19 Protection

The Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library (EHSL) sustainability sale of facemasks for clean air prove nascent in providing additional use personal protection equipment (PPE) in the fight against COVID-19. 

Teaching in Medicine Podcast: A New Podcast by School of Medicine Faculty Member

Dr. Kathleen Timme brings stories of clinician educators serving in rural communities around Utah, Idaho, Montana and Wyoming to light in the accessible and convenient format of podcasts. She does this with the help of the Tree of Hippocrates Education Studio (THE Studio) at the Eccles Health Sciences Library.

THE Studio Is Here for Your Online Teaching and Learning

The Tree of Hippocrates Education (THE) Studio is here for your audio and visual needs for use in projects for teaching and learning. In addition to being a “one button” studio, THE Studio can help in numerous multimedia projects such as lecture capture, video recording, video/teleconferencing, and live streaming. Some of these can also be done at home using …Read More »

Eccles Library 50th Anniversary Groundbreaking Display

On the morning of Tuesday, November 25, 1969, ground was broken formally beginning the construction of the new, much-needed medical library on the upper campus of the University.  The Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library is remembering the activities of that day with a display located on the main level adjacent to the portrait gallery …Read More »

Dr. John M. Matsen, Former VP Health Sciences, Dean, Department Chair and Founding Member of ARUP, 86 Dies

John M. Matsen M.D. 1933-2019 The Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library notes the passing of Dr. John M. Matsen on November 9, 2019. Dr. Matsen received his B.S. from Brigham Young University in 1958. Dr. Matsen obtained his M.D. degree in 1963 from UCLA where he served both his internship and residency (1963-66). Dr. …Read More »

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Catherine B. Soehner Appointed Director of the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library

(SLC, UT) – Catherine B. Soehner, MLS, BSN, has been appointed Associate Dean for Research and Director of the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library (EHSL) at University of Utah. Michael L. Good, MD, Senior Vice President for Health Sciences, and Alberta D. Comer, MLS, Dean and University Librarian made the joint announcement. “Catherine Soehner …Read More »

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Celebrate Día de Muertos with the SACNAS Ofrenda

This year’s Día de Muertos is from October 31 until November 2, 2019, and SACNAS has graciously created an ofrenda on the upper level of the Eccles Library for everyone to visit and add to the alter. Day of the Dead is a Mexican holiday when family and friends can gather and celebrate their loved …Read More »