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Melissa Rethlefsen announced as Interim Executive Director of the EHSL

“I am pleased to announce that Melissa L. Rethlefsen, MSLS, AHIP has been appointed as Interim Executive Director, Knowledge Management and Eccles Health Sciences Library, effective July 28, 2017. She will also assume the role of Director, MidContinental Region & National Training Office, National Network of Libraries of Medicine. Rethlefsen has been serving as the […]

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“Information and Innovation” now available for pre-order

Eccles library former director Jean P. Shipman’s book Information and Innovation: A Natural Combination for Health Science Libraries is now available for pre-order at a discount from the publisher. “As academic health sciences centers look toward innovative product development as their new income source with the decline of clinical income and research dollars, health sciences […]

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ˈmalədē – a woven art exhibition by Nicole Gowans

Imagine beautiful and expressive weaves … weaving created to represent diseases, like ADHD, Celiac, Depression and more.   The weaves Nicole Gowans has created and curated into the ˈmalədē  exhibit are striking.  Each is paired with a quote from a person who has experienced this disease.  The quotes are incredibly well-curated, capturing some of the uniquely difficult […]

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West Coast Systematic Review Workshop

This September, UCLA in Los Angeles will be hosting the West Coast Systematic Reviews Workshop for Researchers. The four-day, free workshop will help health science professionals learn how to best perform searches, manage citations and better understand the systematic review process. For more information or to apply please visit the workshop website    

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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 for July 18th: http://tinyurl.com/CommRead4 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. LibGuide for The Scalpel and The Silver Bear: http://campusguides.lib.utah.edu/CommunityReads/ScalpelSilverBear

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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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