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…

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…

Tips for Accessing Library Resources

Click here for tips on accessing Library Resources. Last week marked the beginning of required authentication to access library resources on the Emory University campus. Each user must log in using their network ID and password when using a resource licensed by one of the Emory Libraries. Authentication has been required off-site for over a…

Successfully Accessing Emory’s Licensed eJournals

To comply with the license agreements Emory has signed with publishers and content suppliers, it is now necessary to sign in with an Emory NetID and password.  Use these simple methods for successful access: To link to articles from a database, such as PubMed, start from the library website (http://health.library.emory.edu); use the “Find It@Emory” button…

Library Resources Move under New Authentication Process

On January 5, 2015, the Emory Libraries will implement the same login process for accessing e-books, e-journals, databases and other library licensed content online as is currently used by other Emory resources, such as Compass and HR Self-Service.   Authorized Emory University and Healthcare faculty, staff and students will be required to use their Netid and…

Winter Break Hours

During the winter break, the Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library and our Grady Branch Library on the Grady campus will be closed on the following days: Saturday December 20-Sunday December 21 Wednesday December 24-Sunday December 28 Wednesday December 31-Thursday January 1 Check the “Hours” calendar at http://health.library.emory.edu/using-the-library/visiting/hours.html for more information about specific daily hours. Regular library…

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…

Data Curation Workshop on Jan. 12, 2015- Register by Dec. 19th

Join the Woodruff Library on January 12, 2015 for a Data Curation Workshop led by instructors from the ICPSR (Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research) and brought to you by the Emory Center for Digital Scholarship and the Institute for Quantitative Theory & Methods. This one-day workshop will teach participants practical strategies for data curation and…

Thanksgiving and Exam Hours

In observance of Thanksgiving, the Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library will close at 6pm on Wednesday, November 26, and will reopen at 12:00 noon on Sunday November 30. As exams approach, the Library will be open until midnight every evening from Sunday December 7-Thursday December 18.  A  quiet study area is located on the upper level of the Library.  Groups…

New discoverE features forthcoming, Nov 28-30

The Emory libraries will update discoverE over the Thanksgiving break. The update will start at 5 p.m. Friday, November 28 and finish Sunday, November 30.  Enhancements and improvements to discoverE include: Permalinks: The Permalink option under an item’s Action menu provides a permanent URL for an item. Citation: The Citation link under an item’s Action…