CINAHL with Full Text Added to Norris Library

October 28, 2013

EBSCO-hostCINAHL® with Full Text  is a collection of full text nursing & allied health journals providing full text for more than 610 journals indexed in CINAHL®. Full-text coverage dates back to 1981 and includes many of the most used journals in the CINAHL index as soon as they are published. Read the rest of this entry »


Keeping Up With...Everything!: Managing Alerts and Feeds to Keep Up with the Latest Research

October 21, 2013

Find yourself knowing the name of a celebrity’s baby just hours after it was announced? Just imagine if you could be that connected with updates in your field of research! There are lots of free online tools and mobile apps that can help you keep up with the most recent publications including email alert systems, RSS feeds, and more! Read the rest of this entry »


No Flu for You: Vaccination 2013

October 18, 2013

fluWill you beat the flu this year?  Do you know who should be vaccinated against the seasonal flu or the difference between a cold and the flu?

Check out these web sites for information:


Science Writer Mary Roach to Discuss All of Her Books

October 10, 2013

MaryRoachJPGUSC Visions and Voices presents a conversation with America’s funniest science writer, Mary Roach, Thursday, October 17, 2013 at 5:30 p.m.  on the Health Sciences Campus, Mayer Auditorium. Read the rest of this entry »


EndNote: The Winning Wrestler for Citation Management in the Sciences

October 4, 2013

If EndNote were a professional Mexican wrestler, it would be considered a real winner! With premium features and a significant price tag, EndNote can become a real asset for your studies and research. You’ve put in the money, so join us Thursday, October 10th, 10:00 am- 11:00 am, in the Norris Medical Library East Conference Room and learn how to get the most out of your investment! Read the rest of this entry »


BioBase On-site Training at USC

October 2, 2013

NML-Logo2Norris Medical Library Bioinformatics Service will host an on-site training on the BioBase Suite, taught by BioBase scientists and featuring live demos and hands-on practice.  Read the rest of this entry »


Sleep Deprivation Linked to Junk Food Cravings

October 2, 2013

A sleepless night makes us more likely to reach for doughnuts or pizza than for whole grains and leafy green vegetables, suggests a new study.  Learn why it’s important to get a good night’s rest.

ScienceDaily