UTHSC Health Sciences Library > News > Articles by: UTHSC Library

Author Archive: UTHSC Library

ILLiad Unavailable between 1-3pm Central time, Friday, October 6, 2017

The ILLiad server is scheduled to be upgraded Friday, October 6, 2017 between 1-3pm Central time.

The service will be unavailable during this time. We apologize for the inconvenience, but the vendor does not offer weekend or evening upgrades.

This upgrade is primarily behind the scenes bug fixes with no new functionality on the public side.


New database “AccessSurgery” available

AccessSurgery has just been added to the UTHSC Health Sciences Library Databases. Access is available on campus and off campus (NetID and password required). Read the rest of this entry »


BYOK: Bring Your Own K-Cups

Join your fellow students in the Library Student Break Room on the 3rd floor to experience fresh coffee (or other hot beverages) on demand with the addition of two Keurig Brewing Systems.  Each is attached to the building’s water supply to automatically provide filtered water for your hot beverages without hassle or mess.  Read the rest of this entry »


Library unstaffed during Labor Day weekend, remaining accessible

The Health Sciences Library will be unstaffed during the Labor Day weekend from Sep 2 to Sep 4.

The Library will remain accessible to students 24/7 with NetID card.


Library unstaffed after 4pm, remaining accessible

Due to inclement weather, the Health Sciences Library will be unstaffed after 4pm today (8/31/2017).

The Library will remain accessible to students 24/7 with ID.


Anatomage Table available in the library

The Anatomage Table is now available for use in the UTHSC Library.

The Anatomage Table is a sophisticated anatomy education resource that provides many options for viewing and dissecting detailed anatomy models using an intuitive touch screen interface. It includes 3 full body cadavers that are completely annotated and fully dissectible. It contains an image library that has 1,400 models, which include many unique specimens and disease process case studies such as conjoined twins, broken bones, heart defects, etc. Read the rest of this entry »


New Library Staffed Hours (effective August 1, 2017)

Effective August 1, 2017 UTHSC Health Sciences Library will institute a revised schedule of staffed hours for the 2017-18 academic year. As always, UTHSC Library is accessible 24/7/365 for student use and these changes will not impact access to the Library space.

Library staffed hours will be:

Sunday: 2pm-10pm Monday-Thursday: 8am-10pm Friday-Saturday: 8am-5pm

Note: All checked out equipment (such as laptops, heaters, and chargers) must be returned to the staff before closing hours to avoid overdue notices and fines. Read the rest of this entry »


Natural Medicines Database Unavailable

UPDATE (7/17/17): This database is available again.

Natural Medicines (formerly the Natural Standard) is unavailable as of July 10, 2017, due to renewal process with the vendor.

We apologize for the inconvenience.

We will post an update, when access is restored.


Database trial available: The Biomedical & Life Sciences Collection

The UTHSC library would like to announce that we’ve been given a new database trial of  The Biomedical & Life Sciences Collection through September 30, 2017. Read the rest of this entry »


Database trial available: APA Style CENTRAL

The UTHSC library would like to announce that we’ve been given a 60-day trial (from: 6/20/2017 to 8/20/2017) of APA Style CENTRAL®. APA Style CENTRAL is an online platform designed to assist instructors and educate students on the proper application of the rules of APA Style® in their writing. Read the rest of this entry »