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New Posters Added to the Jefferson Digital Commons

Friday, October 31st, 2014

15 new posters have been deposited in the Jefferson Digital Commons: Overview and Impact of Implementation of a Pharmacy Concierge Service Development of Syringomyelia from Retained Bullet Fragment following Spinal Cord Injury TeamSTEPPS: Radiologic Sciences Students’ Perspective Seeing Is Believing: Optical Computed Tomography (OCT) and Histologic Analysis To Define Pathophysiology Of “Very”, Very Late Stent […]

Health Workforce Mapper: Interactive Tool from AMA

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014

From the AMA News Room, 10/28/14: CHICAGO – The American Medical Association (AMA) today introduced a first-of-its-kind resource aimed at helping physicians and other health care providers improve patient access to care. The AMA’s Health Workforce Mapper is an interactive tool that illustrates the geographic locations of the health care work force in each state, […]

Recent Grand Rounds From Family and Community Medicine

Friday, October 24th, 2014

Over the past few weeks Jefferson’s Family and Community Medicine department has presented grand rounds on a variety of topics: Jefferson Family Medicine Associates (JFMA): Hypertension Clinical Practice Guidelines Pediatric Trauma Informed Care: What the Primary Care Provider Needs to Know Evaluation and Management of Common Anorectal Conditions Use of Opioids in Primary Care Visit […]

Jefferson Book Club Selection for November: The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood

Thursday, October 16th, 2014

The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood is the November selection for the Jefferson Book Club. “In the world of the near future, who will control women’s bodies? Funny, unexpected, horrifying, and altogether convincing, The Handmaid’s Tale is at once scathing satire, dire warning, and tour de force.” Join your colleagues for the next Jefferson Book […]

Bottle Filling Stations are Quick, Clean, and Green!

Thursday, October 16th, 2014

The Library installed Halsey Taylor HYDROBOOST® bottle filling stations a little over a year ago. Better than a standard drinking fountain, these units provide cold, filtered water. They also feature a quick and clean option for filling reusable bottles. A counter on each unit tracks the number of 20 oz. bottles potentially saved from a […]

Join a Learning Community

Monday, October 13th, 2014

The Center for Teaching and Learning is partnering with the Institutional Faculty Development Committee to promote five learning communities this year. All learning communities are open to any faculty, staff or students interested in the topic and each community will set its own agenda and meeting style. For example, the Online Learning community group meets […]

Apps Roundtable at Scott on October 16th

Thursday, October 9th, 2014

Come to the Apps Roundtable to learn from your fellow students about the apps they’re using for their academic needs.     WHEN: Thursday, October 16, from noon – 1 pm     WHERE: Scott Library, Room 200A A pizza lunch will be provided. To register for this event, or if you have any questions, please contact […]

Human Library Event at Scott on October 30th

Thursday, October 9th, 2014

Don’t judge a book by its cover…   You’re invited to attend the Human Library event. WHEN: Thursday, October 30, 2014, 11am – 3pm (register for one 30 minute slot during this time). Discussion/reception from 3pm – 4pm WHERE: Scott Library, 2nd floor REGISTRATION REQUIRED: Register now  (Password: HL)

Ebola Information from the CDC

Monday, October 6th, 2014

The CDC added a module dedicated to the 2014 Ebola Outbreak in West Africa (in English and French) to its site on Ebola (Ebola Virus Disease). Features include: Overview Case counts Updates Q&As Outbreak cases distribution map CDC response

Jefferson Digital Commons Quarterly Report for July-September 2014 Now Available

Monday, October 6th, 2014

On September 14, 2014 the Jefferson Digital Commons reached 2 million downloads. To date the JDC contains 9,186 assets and has 2,013,794 full-text downloads. View a list of the 138 assets added this quarter. The latest JDC quarterly report is now available and covers the following:  Milestone: 2 million downloads for the Jefferson Digital Commons Some […]

19 E-Books New to Scott Library in September

Wednesday, October 1st, 2014

Scott Library added these 19 e-books in September to the growing collection: Anatomy of research for nurses Brain injury medicine: principles and practice (2nd ed.) Collaborative learning techniques (2nd ed.) Creating significant learning experiences Current medical diagnosis & treatment 2015 (54th ed.) Differential diagnosis for the advanced practice nurse Engaging ideas: the professor’s guide to integrating […]

Lumbar Puncture Video and More: Updates from Access Medicine

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014

In addition to new editions of textbooks, which we include in our monthly new e-books lists, AccessMedicine is continuously producing new associated content. Sign up for their newsletter to learn about new resources, videos, animations, and text updates to leading medical titles such as Harrison’s Online, CMDT, Tintinalli’s Emergency Medicine, and Hurst’s The Heart. Take a look at a few recent updates from the […]

New Guide to BrowZine on SML Site

Monday, September 22nd, 2014

Browse thousands of journals from your iPad, iPhone, or Android tablet! The BrowZine™ app is a browsable newsstand of Scott Memorial Library’s top journals. Whether you’re new to BrowZine or already use the app, check out Scott Library’s BrowZine Guide to learn more about great new features: Browse journals by Subject or Journal title Read […]

Jefferson is Bike Friendly: Free, Covered Parking in Hamilton Garage

Friday, September 19th, 2014

In continuing support of wellness and healthy lifestyles for our staff and students, Jefferson has committed significant storage space on campus for bicycles. In addition to other locations on campus, the Hamilton Garage on 11th Street, between Walnut and Locust, now includes dedicated space and bike racks that will accommodate more than 100 bikes. How to […]

Harry Potter’s World: Renaissance Science, Magic, and Medicine (at Scott, 9/29-11/8)

Thursday, September 18th, 2014

From September 29 – November 8, 2014, Scott Library will host Harry Potter’s World: Renaissance Science, Magic, and Medicine, an exhibition developed and produced by the Exhibition Program at the National Library of Medicine. A reception was held on Tuesday, Sept. 30th featuring TJU’s Nicole Salomone speaking on the topic, “How Magic Became Science.” View […]