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The AMA Manual of Style is now available online from Eccles Library!

Are you working on a manuscript that needs to be formatted according to the current AMA style guidelines?  Now, in addition to having a print copy available in the Library, Eccles is pleased to provide online access to the AMA Manual of Style. The 10th edition of the American Medical Association Manual of Style online […]

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Library is reducing hours for the summer

As school and testing comes to a close, the Eccles library will be reducing its hours for the summer. Starting June 2nd, the hours will be: Monday- Friday 7AM-6PM Saturday CLOSED Sunday 10AM-6PM Regular hours will return in early August. Have a wonderful summer!  

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Congratulations to EHSL’s Executive Director, Jean P. Shipman on her award at ULA!

The 2017 Utah Library Association Distinguished Service Award presented to Jean P. Shipman – Executive Director, Knowledge Management & Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library. The ULA Committee selects the winner of the Distinguished Service Award on the grounds of which individual has had the most significant record of contribution throughout her/his career. Nominees are […]

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Eccles Health Science Library makes an appearance at 2017 ULA

This past week, the Utah Libraries Association hosted their annual conference where 5 EHSL Faculty lead workshops, gave presentations, and won awards!

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We’re Hiring an Assistant or Associate Librarian!

The successful candidate will lead efforts in research reproducibility, open science, research impact measurement, biomedical scholarly communication, data visualization, data management planning, literature searching and manipulation, and information skill development. To achieve these goals, the Assistant or Associate Librarian will work closely with members of the Education and Research team and report directly to the […]

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Congratulations Mellanye Lackey!

Mellanye Lackey has been accepted to the Leadership Institute for Academic Librarians at the Harvard Graduate School of Education–July 30-August 4. “The program details important leadership concepts and applies them to the practical challenges of leading and managing the contemporary academic library. The curriculum addresses three areas — planning, organizational strategy and change, and transformational […]

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2017 NLM/AAHSL Leadership Fellows Program

Melissa Rethlefsen, MSLS, AHIP – Deputy Director and Associate Librarian at Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah is a Fellow in the 2016/2017 NLM/AAHSL Leadership Fellows Program. This program prepares emerging leaders for director positions in academic health sciences libraries. It is jointly funded by the National Library of Medicine and the […]

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2017 Priscilla M. Mayden Lecture Series

The Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library is excited to announce, yet another year of the Priscilla M. Mayden Lectures! At the event we will be honoring the 2016 book authors in health sciences, as well as listening to the 2017 Priscilla M. Mayden Lecturer, Takashi Yamakawa discuss “Scholarly Communications in Japan.” The event will […]

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Joan Gregory Receives 2017 Leadership in Inclusive Excellence Faculty Award

Congratulations Joan Gregory! Joan Gregory received the 2017 Leadership in Inclusive Excellence Faculty Award. The award sponsored by the Office of Health Equity and Inclusion recognizes leadership in inclusive excellence from a University of Utah Health Sciences Faculty member. There were many deserving nominees who are working hard to create an environment of health equity […]

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Honoring Elena Eyzaguirre

Elena Eyzaguirre passed away this past Friday, March 17, 2017. Elena served as Deputy Director for both Priscilla Mayden and Wayne Peay. She started at EHSL in 1967 as a Library Assistant. Elena retired in 1994 as a member of the library faculty and deputy director in 1994. Elena was a dear friend and mentor […]

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