Archive for May, 2011

New Interface for Micromedex

Are you ready to switch? Micromedex 1.0 will be unavailable on June 1, 2011. All resources will be available in the new interface — Micromedex 2.0. To try it out, click here. Micromedex is a database providing evidence-based information about drugs, toxicology, diseases, acute care, and alternative medicine. With the new interface, you will be able to find answers quickly.

This video gives you an overview of Micromedex 2.0: If you have questions, please contact the library at utlibrary@uthsc.edu.

NOTE: Micromedex Technical Support states 2.0 was designed and tested on Internet Explorer 6, 7 & 8. Search results do not appear in Firefox 4.0 and support for Firefox is not being developed. Chrome, Safari and Firefox 3.6 appear to work.


Tennessee Electronic Library Provides Over 6000 Resources

Looking for more general information you’d expect to find in the public library? The Tennessee Electronic Library (TEL) provides electronic access to journals, magazines, newspapers, essays, directories, and databases covering such topics as health reference and wellness, business and industry information, sports, humanities, hobbies, K12 resources, environment, history, engineering, communications, arts, entertainment, and much more.

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