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2020 has been designated International Year of the Nurse and the Midwife by the World Health Assembly in honor of the 200th birth anniversary of Florence Nightingale

To celebrate, we have curated a collection of materials that illustrate the history and breadth of the profession and its’ global impact. The materials relate to clinical practice, population health, leadership, ethics, interdisciplinary care and personal narratives. They represent a small portion of the over 8,000 titles in our collection of books dedicated to the…

History of Teaching Medicine at Emory Virtual Walkthrough, Case 4 – Cardiology

Hello and welcome to a Virtual Walkthrough of the physical exhibit “History of Teaching Medicine at Emory University” located at the Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library. Due to Covid-19  we’re doing a virtual walk-through of our current exhibit. We’ll be looking at the exhibit case by case, continuing with Case 4 this week. Origins of…

History of Teaching Medicine at Emory Virtual Walkthrough, Case 3 – Anatomy

Hello and welcome to a Virtual Walkthrough of the physical exhibit “History of Teaching Medicine at Emory University” located at the Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library. Due to Covid-19  we’re doing a virtual walk-through of our current exhibit. We’ll be looking at the exhibit case by case, continuing with Case 3 this week. Origins of…

History of Teaching Medicine at Emory Virtual Walkthrough, Case 2 – Origins Part 2

Hello and welcome to a Virtual Walkthrough of the physical exhibit “History of Teaching Medicine at Emory University” located at the Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library. Due to Covid-19  we’re doing a virtual walk-through of our current exhibit. We’ll be looking at the exhibit case by case, continuing with Case 2 this week. Origins of…

History of Teaching Medicine at Emory Virtual Walkthrough, Case 1 – Origins

Hello and welcome to a Virtual Walkthrough of the physical exhibit “History of Teaching Medicine at Emory University” located at the Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library. Due to Covid-19  we’re doing a virtual walk-through of our current exhibit. We’ll be looking at the exhibit case by case, starting with Case 1. Origins of Teaching Medicine…

Emory Libraries highlight archive materials through Emory Digital Collections

Emory Digital Collections (https://digital.library.emory.edu/) is a new comprehensive digital repository platform to manage and provide long term access to unique and rare digital assets, whether they are digitized physical materials, or existing digital material acquired from donors or submitted by researchers and students on campus. Over 12,000 digital objects are now available, the majority of which can be accessed by the public…

New Collection Display: Compassionate Perspectives, Personal Narratives of Science and Health Care

In Spring Semester 2020 the WHSC Library is highlighting print and e-book titles on compassionate medicine in a temporary collection called Compassionate Perspectives: Personal Narratives of Science and Health Care.  All print books are available for checkout and can be found in the temporary collection display area behind the Information Desk upon entering the library. …

“Elixirs & Extracts” exhibit showcases WHSC authors

In 2018, Woodruff Health Sciences Center faculty at Emory University published 24 manuscripts, with titles ranging from Seeking Symmetry: Finding Patterns in Human Health to Boo Boos & Butterflies “Elixirs & Extracts: A Celebration of Emory’s Health Sciences Writers” is a new exhibit at the Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library, running throughout the upcoming Fall…

Writing Science: Recommended Books and eBooks

In Spring Semester 2019 the WHSC Library is highlighting the print and e-book collections around scientific writing and communication.  All print books are available for check out and can be found in the temporary display behind the Information Desk upon entering the library.  A full list of the recommended books and e-books on scientific writing…