Pioneering Emory vascular surgeon is focus of new WHSC Library exhibit

Emory surgeon and professor Daniel C. Elkin, who became a leader in the vascular surgery field in the early- and mid- 20th century, is the subject of an exhibit at the Woodruff Health Sciences Center (WHSC) Library. “Pioneer of Vascular Surgery: Daniel C. Elkin, MD,” which opens April 10, will focus on Elkin’s life and…

Training Offered for New NIH Biosketch Requirements

Learn how to use the My NCBI tool to create the New NIH Biosketch required for all NIH grant submissions on or after May 25.  The Health Sciences Library will offer two workshops (April 17 and 29) demonstrating how to create the NEW NIH Biosketch and track NIH Public Access Compliance using the MyNCBI tool. …

Scopus Workshop to be held April 21, 2015

Please join us for the following Scopus workshop to be held at the main campus library on April 21.  Be sure to RSVP as refreshments will be provided and space is limited.  RSVP at http://tinyurl.com/emory-scopus  

Try New Virtual Browse feature in the Library Catalog

Emory Libraries have introduced a new feature within the library catalog, DiscoverE. Virtual Browse is a feature that displays a virtual bookshelf of items on the shelf near the target of your search – as though you’re standing in the stacks aisle. Virtual Browse works for any entry that has a call number.  Virtual Browse…

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 12-4:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 5, 2015.  Detailed program information can be found  here. Co-sponsored by the Woodruff…

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…