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Library Hosting NLM Traveling Exhibit on African Americans in Civil War Medicine

The Health Sciences Library is pleased to announce the opening of a traveling exhibit produced by the National Library of Medicine: Binding Wounds, Pushing Boundaries: African Americans in Civil War Medicine. The exhibit will be on display on the 2nd floor of the Lamar Alexander building from Monday, March 5 until Saturday, April 14. Read the rest of this entry »


Case Files Trial Through September 2018

The UTHSC Library has trial access to the Case Files Collection from McGraw-Hill through September 2018.

Please try it out here and then take our survey.

To learn more about Case Files, see this video: https://youtu.be/ZwHSTLK33dk

Description from the publisher:

“AccessMedicine’s Case Files® Collection from McGraw-Hill Education offers the best-selling Case Files® content in an interactive format. Updated regularly, this comprehensive case collection helps students learn and apply basic science and clinical medicine concepts in the context of realistic patient cases. The Case Files® Collection can help students at all levels excel in coursework and in clinical rotations; and allow faculty to include clinical cases into their digital curricula. The Case Files® Collection provides premier case content with the goal of improving learning outcomes through exposure to clinical cases. The Case Files® Collection features:

  • The complete collection of basic science, clinical medicine, and post-graduate level cases from 23 Case Files® series books
  • An interactive format to help students learn and retain knowledge through exposure to realistic patient cases
  • Personalized functionality to let users mark their progress through completed and unseen cases”

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 »


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.


Implementing a new interlibrary loan system: ILLiad

The UTHSC Health Sciences Library has moved to a new interlibrary loan system called ILLiad.

Links have been changed on the page “Request Interlibrary Loan” in the library website and UT Links as of May 10, 2017.  Read the rest of this entry »


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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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.


Pathophysiology of Blood Disorders, 2nd Edition Now Available

Pathophysiology of Blood Disorders, 2nd edition is now available through the library’s subscription to AccessMedicine.

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Teaching Rounds Now Available

Teaching Rounds : A Visual Aid to Teaching Internal Medicine Pearls on the Wards is now available through the library’s subscription to AccessMedicine.

TeachingRounds

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Current Medical Diagnosis & Treatment 2017 Now Available

The latest edition of Current Medical Diagnosis & Treatment is now available through the library’s subscription to AccessMedicine.

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