Heidi G

Heidi G

Associate Director, Administration


Position Opening: Senior Accountant for Eccles Health Sciences Library

JOB SUMMARY The Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library seeks a Senior Accountant. This is a quality-focused, customer-facing position. Responsive service, proactive time-management and good communication skills are required. The Senior Accountant must independently manage numerous responsibilities and variable work flows. They will cooperate with internal and external customers to resolve billing and accounting issues. …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.

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.

Free Yoga on Wednesdays and Fridays!

Join us for free yoga on Wednesday and Friday 12:05 pm – 1:05 pm at the Eccles Library on the lower level. We have three mats available for check out at the front desk but encourage all to bring their own mat. No need to register, just come when you can!

Pick Your Poison – Exhibit and Events

Exhibit: September 18 – October 31, 2017 (on display during Library Hours) Events:  Sept 26, Oct 6, Oct 23, Oct 26, Oct 30, & Oct 31, 2017 “Mind-altering drugs have been used throughout the history of America. While some remain socially acceptable, others are outlawed because of their toxic, and intoxicating, characteristics. These classifications have …Read More »

GRRR – Grand Rounds for Research Reproducibility

Tuesdays at 12-1PM Garden Level, Synapse Bays Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library The University of Utah Is your research true? Is it reproducible? Is it replicable? Do you have an adequate sample size? Are your results credible? Is your reporting of results transparent and accurate? Over the next year, the savvy librarians at the …Read More »

2017 Marcia C. Noyes Award – Jean P. Shipman, MSLS, AHIP, FMLA

2017 Medical Library Assocation (MLA) recognizes Jean P. Shipman, MSLS, AHIP, FMLA, Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah with the distinguished Marcia C. Noyes Award. MLA’s highest professional distinction recognizes a career that has resulted in lasting and outstanding contributions to medical librarianship. The award considers sustained and notable achievement in one …Read More »

2017 Louise Darling Medal for Distinguished Achievement – Nancy Lombardo, MLS, AHIP

2017 Medical Library Association recognizes Nancy Lombardo, MLS, AHIP, from the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah with the Louise Darling Medal for Distinguished Achievement for her work on NOVEL and Moran CORE. This award recognizes distinguished achievement in collection development in the health sciences. Nominees for the Louise Darling Medal are …Read More »

EHSL Faculty Teach 3 CEs at MLA Conference

On top of the Utah Libraries Association conference last week, the Eccles Health Science Library had some of the largest representation at the Medical Libraries Association (MLA) conference in Seattle this Memorial Day weekend! The Medical Libraries Association is a highly influential education provider due to its large team of trusted health information experts.  Furthermore, …Read More »

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 …Read More »