Posts Tagged: eBooks

WHSC Library Collection Highlights: Social Determinants of Health

The COVID-19 pandemic brought the issue of healthcare disparities and related inequalities to the forefront. This fall’s collection highlight’s display features books on systemic racism, socioeconomic discrimination, access to education, the physical environment, social support, and health equity in contemporary and historical perspectives. The titles examine these problems and offer potential solutions to help improve…

WHSC Library Reading Collection Highlights: Neuroscience

Now on display at the Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library are highlights from the neurology and neuroscience collections, in print and electronic format. From addiction, ethics, and athletics, to the shaping of our personalities and identities, explore the role of the brain from different perspectives in the fields of neurology and neuroscience. In print An…

Celebrating Women’s History Month 2022: Providing Healing, Promoting Hope

The following is adapted from the original post created by Jennifer Elder, Women’s, Gender, & Sexuality Studies librarian for Libraries News, March 16 2022 The theme of Women’s History Month 2022 is “Women Providing Healing, Promoting Hope.” This theme was chosen by the National Women’s History Alliance to acknowledge “the ceaseless work of caregivers and…

AccessDermatologyDxRx is now available at Emory University!

The Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library now provides access to AccessDermatologyDxRx from McGraw Hill, available to all Emory faculty, staff, and students. AccessDermatologyDxRx is an online medical resource that provides a complete spectrum of authoritative, trusted, and current information. Key features within AccessDermatologyDxRx include: Image Gallery: Thousands of images and artworks to facilitate diagnoses Study…

WHSC Library Reading Collection Highlights: Coming Back, Together

In Fall of 2021, the WHSC Library staff welcomed Emory faculty, students and staff back to campus after nearly a year and a half of world-wide upheaval amid an international health crisis.  As we once again return to in-person campus activities for the Spring, the Library is continuing to highlight resources in our Coming Back,…

October is LGBT History Month: LGBTQIA+ Health Resource Highlights

In recognition of October as LGBTQIA+ History month the WHSC Library is highlighting a list of resources available through Emory Libraries in support of LGBTQIA+ Health. We also offer a year-round research guide for LGBTQIA+ Health Resources.  The guide is aimed at healthcare students, educators, researchers, and clinicians seeking a better understanding of the historical health…

Resources For Mental Health Awareness Month

The month of May is recognized as Mental Health Awareness Month.  Consider these data from the National Alliance on Mental Illness: 1 in 5 U.S. adults experience mental illness each year, but less than half get treatment. Suicide is the 2nd leading cause of death among people aged 10–34 and the 10th leading cause of…

AccessAnesthesiology Now Available!

Expanded eBooks, multimedia, and other information supporting teaching, learning, and clinical practice for anesthesiology are now available to Emory faculty, staff, and students, through AccessAnesthesiology.  AccessAnesthesiology houses core eBooks, a drug monograph, multimedia, cases, and study tools: The Books section contains title such as, Longnecker, Mackey, Newman, Sandberg, and Zapol’s Anesthesiology, Morgan and Mikhail’s Clinical…

Remote access to Libraries’ print book collection through HathiTrust

The Emory Libraries’ membership in HathiTrust, an international digital repository is enabling online access to our print collections. Under their Emergency Temporary Access Service, HathiTrust will allow unprecedented access to digital content preserved by the shared repository. In addition to Emory Libraries’ robust electronic collections, our partnership with HathiTrust will now enable faculty, staff, and…

Read a Good Book: Compassionate Perspectives Digital Collection

In these unprecedented times of remote learning, social distancing, and teleworking mandates, it is important to stay connected. This reading collection highlights the human story behind the healthcare mission. For those now connecting to the Emory community remotely, many Library books and resources remain available to you digitally in ebook and even audiobook formats. See…