Thanksgiving 2018 – Library Closed November 22-23
Monday, November 12th, 2018 at
The TMC Library will be closed on Thursday, November 22 and Friday, November 23 in observation of Thanksgiving. Regular building hours will resume on Saturday, November 24. Have a safe and happy Thanksgiving!
Access to Embase – 11/5/18
Monday, November 5th, 2018 at
Update: Access to Embase appears to have been restored. (11/8/18) Access to Embase is currently unavailable. We have contacted Elsevier and the publisher is working on fixing the problem. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Jove links removed from the A to Z list
Tuesday, October 16th, 2018 at
As of October 17th the Jove journal links will be removed from the A to Z list. This was a vendor decision, as ProQuest has suddenly decided that because each Jove section has a collection of videos and PDFs, they need to treat each one like a database. Database links do not show up in […]
The Study Hub has been relocated
Tuesday, October 16th, 2018 at
The Study Hub has been relocated to the Street Level old Admin area (suite of offices next to the vending machines area). There are tables and chairs in each individual study room. The door to the new Study Hub will remain open at all times during library operating hours.
Library blood drive October 31, 2018
Thursday, October 4th, 2018 at
The TMC Library will host another blood drive on Wednesday, October 31, from 10:30 am – 2:30 pm in the street level conference room.
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.
Date: Thursday, November 15, 2018 Time: 12:00pm – 1:00pm Presenter: Nha Huynh Location: Street Level Classroom
Build on the basics of PubMed by going deeper into MeSH searching, building searches in Advanced Search mode, discussing the benefits and features of MyNCBI, Clinical Queries, and more. This class is for anyone who has basic searching knowledge or brief experience searching in PubMed.
Date: Thursday, December 13, 2018 Time: 12:00pm – 1:00pm Presenter: Nha Huynh Location: Street Level Classroom
Scopus is a database with broad global content from more than 5000 publishers of science, technology, medicine, social sciences and arts and humanities, including 5.5 million worldwide conference papers, book chapters and patents. In this class, we will learn how to search Scopus and use the author analytics tool to visualize publication output
postDescriptions: 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 how the intersection of science, culture and health fears presents unscrupulous healers opportunities for profit and glory. He will define quackery and review examples from the 18th century to early 20th. Mr. Montgomery will define quackery and review its history in relation to the rise of the scientific method and advances in medicine. His talk will include a rogues gallery of quacks, as well as tonics, pseudo-scientific gizmos, and shocking devices in the archive. Keywords: continuing education, free seminars, mcgovern hrc
postDescriptions:The James T. Willerson MD Cardiovascular Seminar (JTWCVS) series is a multi‐institutional program organized by the Texas Heart Institute, MD Anderson Cancer Center, and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. The seminar is held most Thursdays during the academic year (September through May) from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Texas Heart Institute in the Denton A. Cooley Auditorium. This seminar series not only provides a unified forum for the cardiovascular research community at the Texas Medical Center to meet, but also connects us to outstanding scientists nationally and internationally. There is no cost to attend and the seminar is open to the public with a special focus toward post‐doctoral fellows, scientists, researchers and physicians. For additional information please contact: Verna Sweed, Seminar Coordinator: firstname.lastname@example.org Keywords: cardiovascular, free seminars, James T. Willerson MD Cardiovascular Seminar