Artificial Sweeteners Change Brain's Pleasure Response to Sweet

May 30, 2014

Scientific AmericanArtificial sweeteners taste sweet but are not as rewarding to the brain as sugar. Learn more about what researchers found regarding sugar and artificial sweetener and how they activate the primary taste pathway in the brain.


UpToDate® Introduces Enhanced Search Results and Improved User Interface

May 23, 2014

UpToDate logo 2014UpToDate has redesigned the user interface to put key features like Drug Interactions and Practice Changing UpDates on every page.
Enhancements that improve search and usability include:
•    Links to the sections and graphics within a topic that are most likely to answer your clinical question
•    Customizability allows you to collapse the search results to see more results per page; this setting will be saved if you are logged in
•    The topic outline continues to provide a comprehensive overview of all topic sections and graphics
•    Find in Topic now displays your search term immediately upon opening
•    Improved user interface facilitates navigation by grouping items together in sections in the header and footer

Learn more about the enhanced search results and updated user interface:

Watch a brief video demonstrating the changes or view a full description.


Memorial Day (5/26) Holiday Hours

May 21, 2014

MemorialDayThe library will have reduced hours in observance of Memorial Day:

Open: 9:00 a.m.
Close: 5:00 p.m.