Students: Get your flu shot at the library!
Wednesday, September 12th, 2018 at
There will be a flu shot clinic at the TMC Library on Wednesday September 19th, from 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM. Flu shots are first come first serve and administered by Walgreens pharmacy staff. For the flu shot to be covered by your health insurance, you need to complete this attached form and send it […]
Labor Day Holiday Hours
Thursday, August 30th, 2018 at
The TMC Library will be closed Monday, September 3 in observance of Labor Day. Regular hours resume Tuesday, September 4.
A notice regarding our new authentication system, Open Athens
Friday, August 17th, 2018 at
Dear TMC Library users, Recently, the Library changed its method for accessing electronic resources to a new product, OpenAthens. While the transition has been bumpier than any of us would like, we appreciate your thoughtful feedback and patience. We chose the Open Athens product because it offered several new features, particularly Single Sign […]
Independence Day 2018
Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018 at
The TMC Library will be closed on Wednesday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day.
From the Library Director
Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018 at
To all our Library Users: During the past several months, TMC Library staff members have been planning and preparing for our transition from EZ Proxy to Open Athens as our authentication system for electronic resources. We have done extensive testing in a test environment. Unfortunately, due to the nature of electronic resources, we were not […]
Library Hours: April 6 & 7
Thursday, April 5th, 2018 at
The TMC Library will close at noon this Friday, April 6 and remain closed on Saturday, April 7. Regular hours will resume on Sunday, April 8.
Easter 2018 – Library Closed
Tuesday, March 27th, 2018 at
The library will be closed on April 1, 2018 for Easter Sunday. Normal hours resume on April 2, 2018.
Provider: EBSCO Contents: CE, Dictionary, full text, handbook, links to full text, patient education, practice guidelines Access Level: Licensed, On-Site Visitor, TMC Academic User Descriptions: A comprehensive point-of-care resource for nursing, Nursing Reference Center draws in part from Davis's Drug Guide for Nurses; AHFS Drug Information Essentials; Diseases and Disorders: a Nursing Therapeutics Manual; Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary; and Davis's Comprehensive Handbook of Laboratory & Diagnostic Tests with Nursing Implications. Nursing Reference Center includes "Quick Lessons" and "Evidence-based Care Sheets" on diseases and disorders; practice guidelines; patient education sheets, some available in Spanish; CE units; news; research instruments; and information on legal cases. Nursing Reference Center provides direct access to full text articles found in CINAHL. First-time users are encouraged to "take the tour" on the database's home page (FlashPlayer required) to learn more. Keywords: drugs, evidence-based, legal, nursing, point-of-care
Provider: Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Contents: brief records, index, links, links to full text Access Level: Free, Open Access, Partially Open Descriptions: OMIM is a comprehensive, authoritative compendium of human genes and genetic phenotypes that is freely available and updated daily. The full-text, referenced overviews in OMIM contain information on all known mendelian disorders and over 12,000 genes. OMIM focuses on the relationship between phenotype and genotype. It is updated daily, and the entries contain copious links to other genetics resources. Registration required for ftp downloading on the part of nonprofit entities; commercial use/use by a commercial entity requires a license. Keywords: diseases, genetics, genome, genomics
Provider: McGraw-Hill Medical Contents: Abstracts, full text, index, statistics Access Level: Licensed, On-Site Visitor, TMC Academic User Descriptions: Complete four-volume text of the definitive resource on the causation and treatment of inherited diseases, The Metabolic and Molecular Bases of Inherited Diseases. Also includes Clinical Genomics, which discusses the everyday application of genetic assessment and the diagnostic, therapeutic, and preventive implications of approximately 200 conditions. Keywords: genetics, human, syndromes
Provider: U.S. Food and Drug Administration Contents: full text, government documents, index Access Level: Free, Open Access Descriptions: The Orange Book provides updated information on prescription, over-the-counter and discontinued FDA-approved drug products. It can be searched and consulted online, or the annual edition and monthly cumulative supplements can be downloaded in .pdf format. The Electronic Orange Book provides daily updates of new generic drug approvals. Search by active ingredient, proprietary name, patent, application number or application holder. If a newly-approved drug product is not turned up in the search, use the search box at top right of the page to find results from the Orange Book's monthly supplements and other FDA sources. Keywords: drugs, federal agencies, patents, pharmaceutical, products, public health, U.S. Government
Provider: EBSCO Contents: Abstracts, Citations, Dictionary, full text, journals, links to full text, meetings/symposia, partial full text, reports, trade publications Access Level: Licensed, On-Site Visitor, TMC Academic User Descriptions:Designed for professional educators, this database provides a specialized collection of nearly 550 education journals, including more than 350 peer-reviewed titles. This database also contains more than 200 other titles that include reports and conference proceedings. In addition to the full text content, indexing and abstracts are provided for more than 700 journals. Titles offered include: Booklist, Curriculum Administrator, Education, Education Digest, Educational Leadership, Journal of Education, Journal of Educational Research, Journal of Learning Disabilities, and School Library Journal. Keywords: education
Provider: ProQuest Contents: audio files, E-books, full text, images, index, journals, newspapers, video Access Level: Licensed, On-Site Visitor, TMC Academic User Descriptions: This is the menu of all ProQuest offerings that TMC Library provides: Academic Video Online, E-book Central, Nursing & Allied Health Database, PAIS International, the American and British periodicals indexes, Periodicals Archive Online, the Historical New York Times, the SciTech Premium Collection, Digital National Security Archives, and more. Also included are links into the full text of older papers posted in ProQuest Dissertations and Theses database, authored by UTHealth graduates in public health and nursing.