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…

Phase 2 Construction Project in the WHSC Library

The WHSC Library will undergo a six-week, mandatory construction project, starting Tuesday, November 4, 2014 on the upper level.   Student seating will not be impacted and earplugs are available at the Information Desk for your convenience.   The project will take place on the upper level, behind the stacks area.  We anticipate having quiet areas for…

International Open Access Week

Emory University Libraries are celebrating International Open Access Week, Oct20-22.  Visit the events listed below to learn more about the Open Movement which includes Open Access Publishing, Open Data Sharing, and Open Educational Resources. Additional information about Open Access at Emory is available on the Woodruff Library’s website at http://web.library.emory.edu/research-learning/open-access.html

Lasergene 12 Now Available

DNAStar has released the newest version of Lasergene. To update go to Emory software express and download the appropriate installer: Mac or PC.  Select the programs installed on your computer and install the update. For any questions or problems contact Ask-A-Librarian, or Jeremy Kupsco at  jkupsco emory edu.