March 5th Event Commemorating Anatomist and Physician Andreas Vesalius (1515-1564)

An event commemorating the 500th birthday of anatomist and physician Andreas Vesalius (December 31, 1515 – October 15, 1564) will be held in the Emory University School of Medicine’s Williams Medical Education Building, Lecture Auditorium Room 120, from 12-2:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 5, 2015. Co-sponsored by the Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library and the…

Library will open at 11 AM on Thursday, February 26, 2015

In keeping with the Emory University decision to delay opening until 11 AM on Thursday, February 26, 2015, due to possible inclement weather, the Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library will also delay opening until 11 AM.  For updates, please call Emory’s weather information line at 404-727-1234, check the university website at www.emory.edu, or watch for all-Emory…

Library will be closed Wednesday, February 25, 2015

In keeping with the Emory University decision to close the University on Wednesday, February 25, 2015 due to inclement weather, the Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library will also be closed.  For updates, please call Emory’s weather information line at 404-727-1234, check the university website at www.emory.edu, or watch for all-Emory email advisories.

New DynaMed Mobile App is Live!

The popular clinical resource DynaMed has just released a mobile app for iPhone, iPad and  Android devices.  Please see below for download instructions.  The new app includes features that allow users to access content offline, bookmark favorites, set up email topic alerts and write or save notes on particular topics. To Download DynaMed mobile app…

Library will open at 11 am on Tuesday, February 17, 2015

In keeping with the Emory University decision to delay opening of the University until 11 am, due to inclement weather, the Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library will also open at 11 am.  For updates, please call Emory’s weather information line at 404-727-1234, check the university website at www.emory.edu, or watch for all-Emory email advisories.

Upcoming Copyright Workshops for Theses and Dissertations

The Scholarly Communications Office will hold several workshops for graduate students that address copyright law and author rights and responsibilities surrounding theses and dissertations.  Attending one of these 50 minute workshops will help prepare for thesis or dissertation copyright concerns and inform future academic publishing endeavors. Beginning graduate students are encouraged to attend. The workshops…

Newly Available eBooks

The WHSC Library is constantly updating its eBook collections.  Links to some key clinical eBooks appearing in resources such as AccessMedicine, Clinical Key and Books@OVID are available under the “Select eBooks” listing on the Clinical Resources page of the library website.  Even more eBooks can be found by searching the University Libraries catalog discoverE. See…

Tips for Accessing Library Resources

Click here for tips on accessing Library Resources. Last week marked the beginning of required authentication to access library resources on the Emory University campus. Each user must log in using their network ID and password when using a resource licensed by one of the Emory Libraries. Authentication has been required off-site for over a…

Successfully Accessing Emory’s Licensed eJournals

To comply with the license agreements Emory has signed with publishers and content suppliers, it is now necessary to sign in with an Emory NetID and password.  Use these simple methods for successful access: To link to articles from a database, such as PubMed, start from the library website (http://health.library.emory.edu); use the “Find It@Emory” button…

Library Resources Move under New Authentication Process

On January 5, 2015, the Emory Libraries will implement the same login process for accessing e-books, e-journals, databases and other library licensed content online as is currently used by other Emory resources, such as Compass and HR Self-Service.   Authorized Emory University and Healthcare faculty, staff and students will be required to use their Netid and…