Monday, October 28, 2013

New Library Course for Spring 2014 - HLTH 4380 - Research and Information Sources in Healthcare

HLTH 4380 - Research and Information Sources in Healthcare/Library Research Skills for the Health Professions
Class number: 25946
Credit hours: 3
Delivery method: online
Instructors: Stephanie Isham and Susie Kutchi

This course will identify basic health care information sources for academic work as well as for professional use. After completing this course, students will understand the importance of Information Literacy and know how to effectively evaluate information. Students will be able to identify and use information sources for healthcare in their academic and professional careers.

Monday, October 14, 2013

Kindle Books Temporarily Unavailable on OverDrive (Download Books for eReaders) Service

The library has recently been informed that access to Kindle books has been suspended on the OverDrive platform ( A glitch is causing users to be asked to pay for books that should check out for free. OverDrive has decided to suspend service to Kindles until they find a fix from Amazon. We apologize for the disruption in service.

Tuesday, October 08, 2013

Library Tours in October

Tours begin in the lobby and take about 30-35 minutes
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Introduction to Refworks Workshops in October

Need help managing citations? ... Putting together a bibliography or works cited? Come to one of our RefWorks Citation Manager Workshops!

WHAT: Introduction to Refworks

Learn to use FREE RefWorks software to keep track of books and articles and help with your citations (bibliographies and works cited) in a variety of formats.

WHERE: Eugene McDermott Library Instruction Room, MC 2.524

10/8 (TUE.) : 3-4pm
10/9 (WED.) : noon-1pm
10/14 (MON.) : 11am-noon
10/17 (THU.) : 3-4pm
10/23 (WED.) : 1-2pm
10/29 (TUE.) : 4-5pm

All workshops led by Chris Edwards or Susie Kutchi

Thursday, October 03, 2013

New Monthly Newsletter Available

This month's "Since You're Here ..." Newsletter is available for your personal edification. The themes this month: the State Fair of Texas, Halloween, and American Archives Month!

October 2013 - Since You're Here

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