Category Archives: Library Services

Introducing the Tree of Hippocrates Education “One Button” Studio

The Tree of Hippocrates Education Studio has been upgraded! THE Studio is now equipped with a “One Button Studio” system. The One Button Studio allows students, faculty, and staff to easily record professional quality videos with just the press of a button. Simply bring a USB flash drive, plug it in, and press the button! …Read More »

Shawn Steidinger to Join Eccles Librarian Team

I am delighted to announce that Shawn Steidinger, MLS, AHIP, will be joining the Eccles Health Sciences Library faculty as an Assistant Librarian on November 16, 2018. Shawn began her work in academic libraries at Yale in 2001. In 2007 she transitioned into medical libraries – first at Massachusetts General Hospital and then, in 2012, …Read More »

Nena Schvaneveldt to Join Eccles Librarian Team

I am pleased to announce that Nena Schvaneveldt, MSLIS, AHIP, will be joining the Eccles Health Sciences Library faculty as an Assistant Librarian on September 16, 2018.  Nena comes to us with extensive experience working with health sciences faculty, staff, students, and administrators at Roseman University’s South Jordan campus where she currently serves as the …Read More »

Check out the Anatomage Table 6.0 Update

There are a few updates to the Anatomage Table in the Eccles Health Sciences Library that I’m excited to share. The Anatomage Table is a digital cadaver experience for students learning anatomy. It is located near the front desk on the main level of the Eccles Library. On Monday, a new Table 6.0 software was …Read More »

Creating the Healthiest Nation: Climate Changes Health

From now until September 30, 2018, the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library through support from the OHEI Herman Hooten Travel Fund and the Office of Health Equity and Inclusion (OHEI) has access to the digital video of Creating the Healthiest Nation: Climate Changes Health, the 2017 Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association.

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Eccles Library 2018 Fall Hours

HOLIDAY CLOSURES Labor Day Monday, September 3, 2018 Thanksgiving Day Thursday – Friday, November 22 – 23, 2018 Christmas Day Tuesday, December 25, 2018 FALL HOURS (starts Monday, August 6) Monday – Friday: 7am- 6pm Saturday: 10am- 6pm Sunday: Closed After Hours: Current health sciences students may have after-hours access. Please consult with your school, …Read More »

AAMC Faculty Salary Report Available at Eccles Library

The AAMC Faculty Salary Report has been updated for 2018 (with FY 2017 survey data from 145 U.S. medical schools) and is now available for in house use at the Eccles Health Sciences Library.  The benchmarking report contains total compensation information for more than 110,000 full-time faculty across 92 departments/specialties based on data from participating …Read More »

New Nursing Resources Available

As of July 1, 2018, the University of Utah community has access to 2 new nursing resources:   Nursing Reference Center Plus An evidence-based point-of-care resource to quickly answers nurses’ clinical questions. It includes multimedia (e.g. videos and images), nursing management topics, care plans, leadership and management, continuing education modules, and additional skills. This resource …Read More »

Catherine B. Soehner, MLS, BSN, Announced as the New Interim Executive Director of the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library

It is my pleasure to announce Catherine B. Soehner, MLS, BSN, as the new interim executive director of the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library. Catherine is currently serving as the Associate Dean for Research and User Services at the University of Utah’s J. Willard Marriott Library.

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2018 EHSL Award Winners

Congratulations to all award winners this year! Erica Lake–2018 Consumer Health Librarian of the Year. Molly Knapp–2018 Virginia L. and William K. Beatty MLA Volunteer Service Award. Donna Baluchi–2018 MLA Scholarship for Minority Students. Mellanye Lackey received an AAHSL Scholarship.