Emory Libraries Celebrate ‘Love Your Data Week’

Emory Libraries will be hosting a series of chats, workshops, and information points in celebration of Love Your Data Week, February 8-12, 2016.  Each day will highlight a different topic in data management and re-use.  For more information regarding specific topics listed below, or to register for a workshop, please visit the Woodruff Library ‘Love Your…

HUD data now linked to CDC data

In an effort to explore the relationship between housing and health, the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) has linked administrative data from the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) with the National Health Interview Study (NHIS) as well as the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey(NHNES). For more information on this new source…

Library closes 2 pm Friday, January 22nd, and will be closed on January 23rd

In keeping with the Emory University decision to close at 2pm due to possible inclement weather, the Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library will also close Friday, January 22nd at 2 pm.  The Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library will also be closed on Saturday, January 23rd.  For updates, please call Emory’s weather information line at 404-727-1234,…

Online Tutorial website, Lynda.com, now available On and Off-Campus

The Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library is pleased to announce the expansion of our Lynda.com subscription. Lynda.com is now available both on and off-campus and is accessible on mobile devices. To access the site, simply click the login button on http://it.emory.edu/lynda and login with your Emory NetID and password. If you have previously purchased a…

Accessing Full Text and eJournals

The recent upgrade to the Emory Library’s system includes changes to the interface and display of the eJournals search. Continue to access articles with “Find It@Emory” link or eJournals (http://ejournals.emory.edu/) on the library website. Interlibrary Loan link for articles which are not available electronically is not currently displayed in the “Find It@Emory” menu but will…

New interface for searching Emory eJournals

On December 16, Emory University library systems will upgrade the software used for cataloging, circulating library materials, and managing e-resources.  This upgrade will also improve access to the increasing number of electronic books available across the Emory libraries. As part of these changes, on December 21, the interface and display for ejournals will have a different…

New DynaMed Plus coming to Emory!

The Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library  will shortly upgrade to DynaMed Plus.  Look for the new product to be available here at Emory in the next month! DynaMed Plus clinical topics will feature a section called Overview and Recommendations, providing quick background information and graded, evidence-based management recommendations.  ICD-9 and ICD-10 codes are given for…

Lasergene Upgrade available- Now Compatible with Max OSX

The newest version of DNA Star Lasergene is now available from Software express.  This software is freely available to current Emory faculty, staff, and students. Attention Mac users: Lasergene versions 12.3.1 and earlier are incompatible with the latest update of the OS X El Capitan.   Please use the Lasergene 12.3.2 upgrade which corrects the incompatibility….

International Open Access Week, October 19-25

The 2015 International Open Access Week will be celebrated Oct 19-25.   This year’s theme is Open for Collaboration.    Open access buttons are available at the WHSC Library Information Desk to show your support. What is Open Access?  Take a look at this quick video:  Open Access in Four Minutes Open Access Journals provide a model…

New Power Hubs Available

The Health Sciences Center Library has installed additional power outlets for users to power up devices such as laptops, tablets, and phones.  The six new power hubs  can be found in the Courtyard area on the upper level of the library, and are very much in demand. For questions regarding the new outlets and other…