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Archive for February, 2013

Update on Scott Library Improvements

Monday, February 25th, 2013

In early January renovations began on the second floor of Scott Library. The construction of 10 small-group collaboration suites along the east and west sides has been progressing and should soon be visible as the construction walls are removed at the end of February. A grand opening is planned for March 19th.

Scott Library Introduces iPad Lending Program

Monday, February 25th, 2013

If you’ve wanted to try an iPad, or if you’ve wondered what the excitement was about, Scott Library now has iPad 1s available for 3-week checkout. This is your chance to take one home, try it with iTunes on your computer, play with the software you’re interested in, and get help from us while you […]

Register Now for RefWorks Workshops in March

Wednesday, February 20th, 2013

Need to brush up on your RefWorks skills, or just want a quick introduction to the software? Sign up now for a webinar tutorial, conducted by RefWorks trainers. Please note that registration is limited and enrollment is required. How to teach RefWorks 2.0 in 15 Minutes (taught in 30 minutes) During this 30-minute session, you’ll […]

59 E-Books New on JEFFLINE

Monday, February 18th, 2013

Scott Library added these 59 e-books in January and February to the growing collection: Activity Analysis, Creativity, and Playfulness in Pediatric Occupational Therapy Advanced Performance Improvement in Health Care Andreoli and Carpenter’s Cecil Essentials of Medicine AWHONN High-Risk and Critical Care Obstetrics Benumof and Hagberg’s Airway Management Berek & Novak’s Gynecology Biostatistical Methods: The Assessment […]

2012 Household Health Survey Data Posted

Friday, February 8th, 2013

The data is here! The Philadelphia Health Management Corporation (PHMC) has released the results of its 13th biennial Southeastern Pennsylvania Household Health Survey. In addition to tracking core health indicators such as insurance status and cigarette smoking over time, this year’s survey addresses 14 new topics including use of walk-in retail clinics and sedentary lifestyle […]

Using Blackboard “Adaptive Release” Functions: 12:15 Tech Talk on February 25th

Monday, February 4th, 2013

Join us for the next 12:15 Tech Talk, part of a series of 30-minute talks by faculty members sharing technical tips and solutions. You’re welcome to bring your lunch and beverages will be provided. When: Monday, February 25, 2013, from 12:15 to 12:45 Where: Scott Library, Room 200B Topic: Using Blackboard “Adaptive Release” Functions to […]