Early Closure – January 16, 2018
Tuesday, January 16th, 2018 at
Due to weather conditions, the TMC Library will close at noon on Tuesday, January 16, 2018. Please be safe and stay warm! Image Source: Colleen McMahon (CC BY 2.0)
Library Hours & Closure – January 12-15
Wednesday, January 10th, 2018 at
The library building will be closing at 3:00 pm on Friday, January 12, 2018 through the weekend for electrical work. We will reopen with regular hours on Tuesday, January 16, 2018.
2017 Winter Holiday Hours
Thursday, December 14th, 2017 at
The TMC Library will be open the following hours during the winter holidays: Sunday, December 17 1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Weekdays of December 18-29 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Saturday, December 23 & 30 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Sunday, December 24 Closed – Christmas Eve Monday, December 25 Closed – Christmas Day Tuesday, […]
Thanksgiving Holiday Hours
Tuesday, November 21st, 2017 at
The TMC Library will be closed Thursday, November 23 and Friday, November 24 in observance of Thanksgiving. Regular hours resume Saturday, November 25. Happy Thanksgiving.
TMC Library Hours
Thursday, November 9th, 2017 at
The Herbert L. Fred Study Hall at The TMC Library will be open 24/7 from November 27 – December 17 during final exams. A valid student ID and a sign-in sheet will be required during the hours of 9:00 pm – 6:00 am. If you haven’t registered your ID badge with the library, stop by […]
NEJM 360 a Tool for Residents
Friday, October 27th, 2017 at
NEJM Resident 360 helps you prepare for your next rotation and supports learning with an overview of the basics, and chosen resources that provide the foundational information during residency. Explore the educational features in Learning Lab, ways to connect with peers in Resident Lounge, and find career tips and guidance in Career. Educational features in […]
Quack Medicine Seminar at the Health Museum, Sept. 19
Thursday, September 14th, 2017 at
Philip Montgomery of the McGovern Historical Center will be giving a seminar at The Health Museum on Tuesday, September 19 from 5:30 to 7:00 PM. The presentation is titled “Quack medicine: selling hope for profit and glory.” Continuing Education Credit is available. Register here: https://reg.abcsignup.com/reg/event_page.aspx… Mr. Montgomery will explore the history of quack medicine and […]
Date: Thursday, February 22, 2018 Time: 10:00am – 11:00am Presenter: Travis Holder Location: Street Level Classroom
Learn how to search PubMed effectively using keywords, subject headings (MeSH), limiters, search field tags and more! Build a search and access millions of full text articles through the TMC Library's electronic resources.
Date: Thursday, March 15, 2018 Time: 10:00am – 11:00am Presenter: Amy Sisson Location: Street Level Classroom
Have you heard about EndNote? It's a software tool for storing and managing citations while doing research or writing a manuscript. In this introductory class, you can learn how to add citations to an EndNote library, format them in different bibliographic styles with the click of a mouse, and insert them seamlessly into a Word document.
Provider: EBSCO Contents: Abstracts, Citations, full text, index, journals Access Level: Licensed, On-Site Visitor, TMC Academic User Descriptions:Small Business Reference Center is a resource for those starting or already operating a small business. Sections include: business basics, the Internet, areas of business one might need to understand (like accounting, selling or buying a business, intellectual property etc.) Provides startup kits and business plans, and industry information on dozens of small business types. Keywords: business, industry
Provider: Teton Data Systems Contents: Dictionary, E-books, full text, index, mobile access, practice guidelines, textbooks, video Access Level: Licensed, On-Site Visitor, TMC Academic User Descriptions:Stat!Ref is a cross-searchable reference database of core full-text medical, pharmacology and nursing books, drug information from AHFS, evidence-based resources from ACP, and tools like ICD 9 and 10, Calculators, Stedman's and the National Guideline Clearinghouse. This subscription for educational institutions, provided via the Texas State Library, includes the latest editions of more than eighty standard texts and other respected medical and nursing titles.
Stat!Ref also provides a customizable Evidence Alerts feed. Create a My STAT!Ref “Preferences” account to receive these alerts at selectable regular intervals. To do this,
Go to “Preferences” (located just under the search box)
Sign up for preferences
Select disciplines and a time interval.
Stat!Ref provides Mobile Access for IPhone, IPad,Blackberry and Android. See http://www.statref.com/products/srMobile.html for details. You can activate mobile access via your "Preferences" account. Once in your individual account, click "Temporary Log-in Account," and follow directions. Please note that for security reasons, your mobile access must be renewed every 90 days. Once your account is established, you will not need to log in with TMC Library to use mobile Stat!Ref. For a video tutorial on setting up mobile access, see this link . Keywords: clinical, internal medicine, medical education, multidisciplinary, nursing
Provider: University of Kansas School of Medicine, Wichita Contents: Abstracts, blog, CE, Citations, links to full text, practice guidelines, search engine Access Level: Free, Open Access Descriptions: SUMSearch 2 simultaneously searches free Web resources: PubMed, DARE (Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effects) and National Guideline Clearinghouse for evidence-based healthcare information. It groups results by category: original studies, systematic reviews, and guidelines. Entries from the blog ClinDx are displayed, along with the New England Journal of Medicine's Image Challenge, CME cases, and Physician's First Watch medical news. Recent articles from ACP Journal Club are also displayed. Keywords: evidence-based medicine, evidence-based practice
Provider: EqsQuest Contents: search engine, textbooks, tutorials, websites Access Level: Free, Open Access Descriptions:Click the specialized virtual keyboard with various symbol sets to type in various types of mathematical problems and search the web for results. Links to textbooks, forums, encyclopedic entries and lecture excerpts, as well as related search listings, help to illuminate problems in statistics, linear, quadratic and differential equations, etc.. A chemistry component is promised for the future.
Keywords: calculus, equations, mathematics, statistics, students
Provider: EBSCO Contents: full text, general reference Access Level: Licensed, On-Site Visitor, TMC Academic User Descriptions: Includes more than 80 full-text journals and books about Texas history, ethnic and cultural diversity, gender studies, literature, public health, business as well as home & garden, sports & leisure. Contains biographies of famous historical and contemporary Texans like George H.W. Bush, Lady Bird Johnson, Dan Moody, Susanna Dickinson and Sam Houston. Newspapers providing Texas and national news coverage are also included. Keywords: biographies, culture, Texas history
Provider: Bioinformatics and Drug Design Group, National University of Singapore Contents: brief records, links Access Level: Free, Open Access Descriptions: This database of traditional Chinese medicine includes the formulae and instructions for preparing treatments, and detailed breakdowns of chemical compounds and their molecular characteristics, with links to PubChem entries included for some. Search, or browse under one of three tabs: formula, herb or compound. Many entries are incomplete. Keywords: alternative medicine, complementary medicine, herbs