Friday, May 27, 2011

Cancer Information Resources

Cancer Information Resources

Take a look at the library's subject guide to cancer resources.
There are national resources as well as local resources.

Monday, May 23, 2011

Library Closed Friday June 10, 2011 for King Kamehameha Day

The Health Sciences Library, along with the Medical Education Building, will be closed for King Kamehameha Day, Friday, June 10th. The Library will resume normal hours on Saturday, June 11, 2011.

We apologize for the inconvenience.

Cultural Resources for Health Professionals

Check out our new subject guide Cultural Resources for Health Professionals

It covers a wide range of topics such as Cultural Competency and Health Literacy resources to an online Marshallese Phrasebook. There is a very helpful section on books in the Health Sciences Library with chapters on ethnic groups which can save valuable time.

Monday, May 16, 2011

Access FirstConsult Point-of-Care app

Point-of-Care app for your clerkships...unfortunately only for iPhones or iPads. Access FirstConsult.

You can use the same account you set up for mobile access. You need to go to our MDConsult subscription and authenticate there and set up an individual account. It pretty much happens instantaneously...but you need to from a regular computer...(actually the iPad has a big enough screen so it can probably be done from there as well.

1. Set up your personal account with MDConsult if you don't already have that. Access the MDConsult link from the library's home page:

2. Click on upper right hand corner to set up your personal account.

3. Download the App and then login using your personal account

Please let us know if you have questions.-- OR 692-0810

NOTE: those of you with Androids...can still create an account and access their mobile site...

Friday, May 13, 2011

Subject guide for mobile medical apps

Check out the new subject guide for mobile medical apps.
3-D Brain, 5 Minute Clinical Consult, Netter's Atlas of Human Anatomy and much more.

Friday, May 06, 2011

Imi Hoola Library Resources

Check out the Imi Hoola Library Resources Subject Guide.

It provides helpful tips on getting started, finding journal articles and disease overview databases, among other things.

Monday, May 02, 2011

Cochrane Library

The Cochrane Library
The Cochrane Library is an electronic publication designed to supply high quality evidence to inform people providing and receiving care, and those responsible for research, teaching, funding and administration at all levels.

With a section on highlighted new and updated Cochrane reviews.

For UHM users only: