Category Archives: Nursing - p2

Topics related to the resources and services we provide to nursing students and faculty

Exploring healthcare disparities from a historical perspective

Eccles Library is hosting its first lecture-and-book-signing on the topic of “Exploring healthcare disparities from a historical perspective” Friday, 1/27/12, 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. Public is welcome, and refreshments are included.

Medical caregivers amidst religious diversity

From May 2008 through December 2009 Creighton University Health Sciences Library in Omaha, NE partnered with Project Interfaith and the Respite Resource Center to provide medical caregivers training that promoted awareness of religious diversity and its effects on healthcare. During two days of seminars and workshops participants were encouraged to reflect on their own religious …Read More »

More new e-books

Another title in the ten new e-books purchased for our library is Cardiac Nursing by Susan L. Woods, with contributions by Erika S. Sivarajan and Sandra Adams Motzer. From the publisher’s summary: A classic in the field of cardiac nursing, this well-recognized text and clinical reference has earned the reputation as “The Red Reference Book” …Read More »

Transition from hospital to nursing home video

For many people the transition from hospital to nursing home life is associated with anxiety, threat to quality of life, and loss of independence. Transition from Hospital to Nursing Home is a video that provides examples of, and guidance on, common situations faced by patients and their families during this challenging time. The goal of …Read More »

EHSL offering new research guides via Campus Guides

Always striving to stay on the cutting edge of library technology, Eccles Health Sciences Library has moved all of its helpful research guides to Springshare’s Campus Guides system, which is the larger, campus-wide version of Lib Guides. This “Web 2.0 content management and library knowledge sharing system” helps libraries “to create attractive multimedia content, share …Read More »