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Recent accomplishments at the WHSC Library

Kevin Bradford collaborated with clinicians at Grady Hospital to complete “Deprescribing Medications for Chronic Diseases Management in Primary Care Settings: A Systematic Review of Randomized Controlled Trials” in the Journal of the American Medical Directors Association.  PMID: 30108032. Kimberly R. Powell collaborated with Jennifer Elder, Woodruff Library, to publish “A bibliometric services workshop for subject…

Data Analysis Tools

The Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library licenses data analysis tools useful in health sciences research. The software can be found in our Specialized Software Lab, located on the Plaza level of the WHSC Library. The lab, consisting of 4 PCs, includes quantitative and qualitative analysis. Microsoft productivity software, including Visio and Access, are also available. Access to…

Claim Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits on ClinicalKey!

Claim CME credits on ClinicalKey! The CME credits are provided by the Elsevier Office of CME which is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME). You can now earn 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit for each search conducted through ClinicalKey. Step 1. Log in to ClinicalKey using your Emory University or Emory Healthcare credentials. Click “Register” and…

Health Sciences Library Study Rooms

Students, are you looking for a place to meet with your study group, to practice a presentation, or to just buckle down and study?  Students can check out study rooms in the Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library for both individual and group use. If you need a place without distractions, we have a variety of…

New resources for physical therapy and rehabilitation

Books, videos, NPTE review, and other information supporting teaching, learning, and clinical practice are now available to Emory faculty, students, and university and EHC staff at AccessPhysiotherapy.  Videos demonstrate exercise and rehabilitation techniques, kinetics, and physical therapy interventions.  There is also an interactive, cadaver dissection tool, Anatomy & Physiology Revealed. The FA Davis PT Collection…

NEJM Journal Watch technical issue fixed

NEJM has fixed the problem with Journal Watch.  Users can now access it off the Emory network via the proxy: http://www.jwatch.org.proxy.library.emory.edu/.   If you have any questions regarding Journal Watch, please contact “Ask a Librarian.”  

NEJM Journal Watch Access Issues: Temporary Solution…

There has been continuing access issues to the library’s subscription to NEJM Journal Watch, preventing Emory users from accessing it through Emory’s proxy server.  NEJM cotinues to work to resolve the problem.  As a temporary solution, Emory users can access NEJM Journal Watch when on the Emory University Network, i.e. Emory University’s IP by going directly…

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…

NEJM Journal Watch now available

Check out this great resource now available from the WHSC Library! NEJM Journal Watch summarizes the most important research from over 250 medical journals. Physician editors and authors address 12 specialty areas: Cardiology, Emergency Medicine, Gastroenterology, General Medicine, HIV/AIDS, Hospital Medicine, Infectious Diseases, Neurology, Oncology and Hematology, Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Psychiatry, and Women’s Health….

October is National Medical Librarians Month

Every day, medical librarians at the WHSC Library facilitate your work as health care professionals, educators, and students by: Locating, evaluating, synthesizing and sending you authoritative information.  Faculty and staff, request a search.  Students, request assistance with finding information for your assignment. Teaching you to find, evaluate, organize, and use information for patient care, teaching,…