Electrifying!

September 28, 2009

We heard you! Input from students requesting additional electrical outlets put in motion a project to install more outlets on both the upper and lower levels of the library.  Read the rest of this entry »


RSS, Delicious, Email Alerts Workshop 10/28

September 27, 2009
  • Use RSS Feeds, Delicious and Email Alerts to stay organized and up-to-date! RSS Feeds: go to one place to receive automatic updates on database searches, health news, journal tables of contents, blogs, and more
  • Delicious: web-based program to help you organize and share your bookmarks
  • Email alerts: receive Table of Contents or Early Release Article alerts for selected journals

pizzaJoin us Wednesday 10/28 from 12-1pm in the West Conference Room. Free pizza and bottled water provided.


Books and Veggies are Good for You

September 26, 2009

Why not pick up something to read while buying veggies at the HSC farmer’s market Wednesday?  The Norris Medical Library will be selling medical books and leisure reading materials at the bargain price of $2 each. Come by our table in the quad from 11-2 on Wednesday October 28 and find some great deals!


Black Cats, Grinning Jack-o-lanterns and Librarians?

September 12, 2009

Halloween probably comes to mind when you think about holidays and events in October. However, the Medical Library Association http://www.mlanet.org/ has declared the entire month of October as National Medical Librarians Month. Read the rest of this entry »


Enter the 3rd Dimension

September 8, 2009

primal-pictures2Ovid’s Primal Pictures, Norris Library’s newest anatomy resource, is accessible through USC’s Ovid portal. With data derived from fresh human cadavers, Primal Pictures provides over 5,000 3D anatomical structures, clinical slides, dissections, animations, and videos. Read the rest of this entry »