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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 »


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 »


Lamar Alexander Building LOBBY will be CLOSED for renovation from March 13.

The library will remain open, however the Lamar Alexander Building LOBBY will be CLOSED for renovation from March 13.

All students and faculty will need to enter and exit the building from the north (Madison Ave.) side of the basement level.

A card swipe has been installed and everyone has access just as they did on the ground level.

Also, the elevators will be disabled from exiting on the lobby level.

In case of an emergency, people will exit the building from the stairs, directly out the building and not through the lobby.

We apologize for this inconvenience.


Welcome our new Assistant Director for Research and Learning Services

Please help us welcome our new Assistant Director for Research and Learning Services, Lin Wu, M.L.I.S.

She has a great deal of experience and excellent skills in providing library services to faculty and students.

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Newly Accessible Springer and Taylor & Francis E-Journals

Thanks to recent Springer and Taylor & Francis package deals at little additional cost, UTHSC faculty, residents, staff and students now have access to an additional 883 journal titles.  Coverage is generally from 1997 to present.

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Survey Results

The Library Trends Committee is proud to present the results of our 2016-17 library trends survey. The survey received 377 responses and we want to thank everyone who took the time to complete it. This data will help inform the Library’s planning efforts. If you are curious about how your fellow students, staff, and faculty answered the questions then please take a look at the completed survey data PDF.


Library Reopen as of 3pm, Sunday, Nov. 20, 2016

Plumbing repairs are complete and the library is reopen as of 3 pm, Sunday, Nov. 20, 2016.


EndNote X8 is Now Available

UTHSC faculty, staff and students can now download EndNote X8 from the UTK Office of Information Technology. NetID is required to download the program. Once you log in, choose Thomson Reuters as the vendor to download EndNote program.

An overview of EndNote X8 and other details are available on our EndNote guide.


Fall newsletter is available

The Fall 2016 issue of INFOnews, the Health Sciences Library newsletter, is now available from the library’s website, or by direct download from here.

Newsletter Content:

  • Message from Interim Director: Metamorphosis
  • Library at Tech Fair
  • Chronicle of Higher Education
  • E-Resources
  • Vesalius
  • Walk in Wednesdays
  • Gamifying Research
  • How May I Assist
  • Richard Nollan Retires
  • Chat Service
  • New Student Workers
  • St. Jude Walk / Run