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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,…

WHSC Library’s Associate Director selected as 2017-2018 NLM/AAHSL Leadership Fellow

Amy Allison, Associate Director of the Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library, has been selected as a Fellow in the 2017-2018 NLM/AAHSL Leadership Fellows Program, sponsored by the National Library of Medicine and the Association of Academic Health Sciences Libraries.  The Program prepares emerging leaders for director positions in academic health sciences libraries through a year-long…

WHSC Library closed September 11, 2017

In keeping with the Emory University decision to close on Monday, September 11, 2017 due to possible inclement weather, the Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library will also be closed Monday, September 11, 2017.  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.

e-Anatomy replacing AnatomyTV

Beginning August 1, 2017, the Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library will no longer offer subscription access to AnatomyTV.  Users are encouraged to transition to e-Anatomy.  e-Anatomy is an interactive atlas of human anatomy and includes CT, MRI and radiographic images as well as thousands of anatomical structure and more than 375,000 “translated medical labels.”  The…

Welcome New Medical Residents and Fellows

Welcome new medical residents and fellows! As you begin your studies at Emory, the Woodruff Health Sciences Center (WHSC) Library is here to help you along the way. We have branch libraries located at four EHC hospitals: EUH, EUH Midtown, Emory Saint Joseph’s Hospital, and Grady campus. Additionally, we have a team of clinical informationists available to…