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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

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 …Read More »

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.

Summer Yoga at the Eccles Library

Join us for free 50 minute yoga sessions from May-July 2017 on: Mondays, 5:15pm, on the Garden Level Wednesdays, 12:05pm, on the Garden Level  Drop by for one event or attend all of the free yoga events! This is a great opportunity to stretch and relax during the workday. Please bring your own yoga mat. …Read More »

Celebrate U: Melissa Rethlefsen MLS, AHIP and Christy Jarvis MLIS, AHIP

2016 Top Researcher Honoree Christy Jarvis, MLIS, AHIP – Celebrate U: A Showcase of Extraordinary Faculty Achievements event honoring her work on the Journal Citation Analysis. The event was hosted by J. Willard Marriott Library and the Office of the Vice President for Research and highlighted University of Utah faculty who reached a pinnacle of professional …Read More »

Pastor France Davis

Pastor France Davis is one of the featured activists in our Celebratory Retrospective on the History of African Americans in Utah. Pastor France Davis is a civil rights activist and minister of the Calvary Baptist Church, University of Utah graduate (Masters in Mass Communication) as well as recipient of an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters …Read More »

Herman Hooten

Herman Hooten, M.S.W, is one of the featured activists in our Celebratory Retrospective on the History of African Americans in Utah. Below is Hooten’s biography from the Celebrating Leadership in INCLUSIVE EXCELLENCE Volume 1 by the University of Utah Health Sciences Office of Health Equity and Inclusion.

Dr. Charles James Nabors

Charles James Nabors, Ph.D is one of the featured activists in our Celebratory Retrospective on the History of African Americans in Utah. Below is Nabors’ biography from the Celebrating Leadership in INCLUSIVE EXCELLENCE Volume 1 by the University of Utah Health Sciences Office of Health Equity and Inclusion.

Research Reproducibility Conference Follow Up

The first Research Reproducibility Conference, sponsored by the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library and the Vice President for Research on November 14-15, 2016, brought together researchers, students, administrators, NIH representatives, and more to start a frank discussion on how institutions can help support research reproducibility and make more research true. Conference attendees furthered the …Read More »

Center for Medical Innovation Expo in the Synapse

Join us on Wednesday, November 30, 12-5pm in the Synapse for the Center for Medical Innovation Expo. The Synapse is Eccles Library’s collaborative flexible space on the Garden Level. Learn more about the Synapse here.