National Nurses Week, May 6-12

  The annual celebration of National Nurses Week begins on May 6th and ends on Florence Nightingale’s birthday May 12th. Over the last year, 224 papers have been published by nurses from Emory University’s Nell Hodgkin Woodruff School of Nursing or nurses from Emory Healthcare! Help us celebrate our nurse clinicians and researchers by reviewing…

Library Return to Campus Survey closes April 30

Emory Libraries is planning for Fall Semester, 2021. We want to know how we can best support you. University faculty, staff, and students are all invited to respond to this very short 7 question survey: https://emorylibraries.iad1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_7O4xuIwuXS5ugCO. Please note that the survey will close on April 30 at 5pm.   Please contact Ask-A-Librarian with any questions….

Rigor and Reproducibility Seminar Series, April 29 at 10am: Reproducing Reproducibility? Challenges in Reproducing Classifier and Predictive Models

Rigor and Reproducibility Seminar Series presents Reproducing Reproducibility? Challenges in Reproducing Classifier and Predictive Models. Learn about poor Artificial Intelligence development and reproducibility in Medical Imaging algorithms.Thursday, April 29, 2021, 10:00am-11:00am Register: https://bit.ly/3siAJlJ An overview of previous seminars and recordings can be found at https://guides.libraries.emory.edu/rigor-rep.  

Library Historical Collection Highlights honoring Women’s History Month

In celebration of Women’s History Month, WHSC Library Historical Collections is highlighting women’s collections. From overseas in World War I to the classrooms of Emory University, the collections document the contributions of women in the fields of nursing, public health, and medical librarianship.  Historical Collections collect and preserve records pertaining to the history of Emory…

Evidence Matters Blog has been Enhanced and Updated

The Evidence Matters blog https://emorynursingevidence.com/, has undergone a refresh. Evidence Matters is a repository for evidence-based answers to a variety of questions asked by Emory nurses.  Changes include: Older posts are being updated with newer published research Posts are tagged with MeSH for easy findability Categories have been refined and clarified The blog is designed…

Rigor and Reproducibility Seminar Series, February 26 at 2pm: An Introduction to Open Science Principles and Tools

Rigor and Reproducibility Seminar Series presents An Introduction to Open Science Principles and Tools on February 26 at 2pm via Zoom. Learn what tools support open science throughout the research cycle including planning, data collection, publication, and grant reporting and complicance. We will discuss various tools such as Registered Reports, Protocols.io, Open Science Framework, MedRxiv…

Honoring Black History Month with the WHSC Library Historical Collections

Honoring Black History Month, the Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library is highlighting resources in our historical collections featuring information on Black students, staff, and faculty members from the Emory Community. Dating back to the mid-19th Century, the highlighted collections include photographs, bibliographic files, newspaper clippings, and more.  Highlighted collections feature School of Nursing administrative records,…

WHSC Library hosts online screening of “Black Men in White Coats”

In honor of Black History Month, the Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library will present an online film screening of Black Men in White Coats. Synopsis: Less Black men applied to medical school in 2014 than in 1978 and Black men have the lowest life expectancy in the United States. With only 2% of American doctors…

Real-time “Ask a Librarian” support available via Zoom

Need help with a resource or have a library-related question?  Take advantage of our new specialty focused “Ask a Librarian” Office Hours service.  Every week, one of our Informationists will be available to assist you with research queries (e.g., databases, bibliographic management, etc.) and other information related resources or services.    The office hours are listed on our Workshops calendar. Look for…

Changes coming to MyNCBI/PubMed Login

Changes are coming to the MyNCBI, SciENcv, and MyBibliography login feature via PubMed. Beginning in June 2021, users will no longer be able to sign-in using a direct NCBI login.  Instead, users must sign-in through federated account credentials such as eRA Commons, Google Gmail, or institutional access. Emory University provides an institutional login to MyNCBI…