Category Archives: Technology

Technology in service to the library and its patrons.

Virtual Anatomy Education Resources

With many of us learning from home, we’ve received several requests for Anatomy Education resources provided electronically through the library. Below are a few options to consider: AnatomyTV This is a suite of 3D interactive models of human anatomy – you can zoom, rotate and peel away layers from structures. It’s a rich resource and …Read More »

Tree of Hippocrates Education Studio Opens August 3rd

The Eccles Health Sciences Library will resume taking reservations for the Tree of Hippocrates Education Studio in conjunction with the library’s August 3rd re-opening. THE Studio will be available to students, staff, and faculty on a reservation-only basis Monday through Friday, 9am-3pm beginning on August 3rd.

3D Printing PPE Update: Community volunteers and library staff chip in to help hospital

The libraries have been using a fleet of over 40 3D printers, with more than a dozen donated from Salt Lake County Libraries, to print Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for the University of Utah hospital. The Center for Medical Innovation and the Library recently partnered to 3D print parts for a Powered Air Purifying Respirator (PAPR) system they created.

Teaching in Medicine Podcast: A New Podcast by School of Medicine Faculty Member

Dr. Kathleen Timme brings stories of clinician educators serving in rural communities around Utah, Idaho, Montana and Wyoming to light in the accessible and convenient format of podcasts. She does this with the help of the Tree of Hippocrates Education Studio (THE Studio) at the Eccles Health Sciences Library.

University of Utah Libraries are 3D Printing Personal Protective Equipment for University Hospitals and Clinics

A recent call put out by the Office of the Vice President for Research asking the campus community for donations for Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) inventory had people at the library thinking about what they could do to help.

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THE Studio Is Here for Your Online Teaching and Learning

The Tree of Hippocrates Education (THE) Studio is here for your audio and visual needs for use in projects for teaching and learning. In addition to being a “one button” studio, THE Studio can help in numerous multimedia projects such as lecture capture, video recording, video/teleconferencing, and live streaming. Some of these can also be done at home using …Read More »

Dermasphere: New Podcast by U Faculty Member

With no sub-discipline of dermatology off the table, the podcast, Dermasphere, goes into all things concerned with the branch of medicine that diagnoses and treats skin disorders. Recent episodes have covered sunscreens, skin cancer, fad diets, mustaches, and Merino Wool. Luke Johnson, MD, Assistant Professor of Dermatology at the University of Utah’s School of Medicine, …Read More »

THE “One Button” Studio is ready to go whenever you are!

This is a guest blog post by Olivia Soehner, educator, after visiting T.H.E. Studio The Tree of Hippocrates Education “One Button” Studio is ready to go whenever you are!  THE One Button Studio is capable of serving all of your media needs with the touch of a button.  Simply insert a flashdrive, plug it in, …Read More »

Creating a Low-cost, DIY Multimedia Studio in the Library, published in Code{4}lib Journal

Originally published in Code{4}lib Journal, Issue 44, 2019-05-06 Bryan Hull and Brandon Patterson have written an article, “Creating a Low-cost, DIY Multimedia Studio in the Library,” a case study about their conceptual, planning, implementation and feedback phases of an audio/video studio called the One Button at Tree of Hippocrates Education Studio at the University of …Read More »