Director's Report: Library Renovation
Highwire: An e-journal platform that keeps getting better
Meeting and Conference Paper Abstracts
for your PDA
Grants or Funding Sources
and Anxiety: The Johns Hopkins White Papers
A New Database
Create Change: An advocacy brochure
for Open Access
Highlights from the Library
Open House, Fall 2003
Robert M. Joven, MLS Information & Education Services Ext. 8493 E-mail
A New Database
by Hongjie Wang, MLS
Head, Information and Education Services Dept.
The library has added
eMedicine to our electronic resources. Available from
the library’s homepage at http://library.uchc.edu,
it can be found either from the “Databases” link or under
"What's New" on the homepage. The library also offers training
classes on how to efficiently and effectively use the database. Click
for class information.
is a collection of peer reviewed information and it provides:
on 7,000 diseases and disorders.
· The latest practice guidelines in 62 medical specialties.
· A collection of medical images.
· CME credits at a discount price of $6.50 per course payable
by the individual with up to 1.5 hours of credit.
· Basic and advanced searching that allows searches by specialty
and date and the use of Boolean Operators.
is through IP validation, and no password is needed.
· Two people can use eMedicine at the same time.
· Always remember to log off when finished.
Usage Statistics (by sessions)
May - 46
June - 5
July - 10
Aug. - 95
Sept. - 67
Oct. - 387
Nov. - 837
If you have any questions,
please contact Hongjie Wang at (860) 679-4053 or firstname.lastname@example.org