Archive For The “Databases/Electronic Resources” Category
Joanna Briggs Institute EBP Database is an evidence-based practice content set covering a wide range of medical, nursing, and health science specialties. We have trial access to this resource until April 26, 2013. If you have any comments or questions regarding this trial, please contact LHL Associate Director for Content Management by email or 205-934-2460.
Still looking for a good way to search PubMed from your smartphone or tablet? Try the sleek new, easy-to-use MEDLINE search offered through the UCentral app! Useful features include the familiar UAB Article Linker button for accessing PDFs, a clinical search mode, a place to set aside favorites, and the unique Grapherence tool which visually displays article [...]
Lister Hill Library is soliciting anonymous feedback from our health professionals and students on the usefulness of Rehabilitation Reference Center (evidence-based clinical reference tool for use by rehabilitation clinicians at the point-of-care). If appropriate, please fill out this short survey on your experience with this electronic resource.
If you have bookmarked or linked to Exam Master, please update the URL. The new link is: http://ezproxy3.lhl.uab.edu/login?url=http://uab.myexammaster.com If you already had an account, your individual login and password did not change. If you’re not familiar with Exam Master, it provides exam questions that simulate those on the certification review and board exams. It offers these modules [...]
Do you use DynaMed to look up clinical care information or for teaching? The UAB Health System and Lister Hill Library want to know your thoughts on continuing UAB’s access to this evidence based point-of-care tool. Please take this quick survey to help us evaluate the effectiveness of the DynaMed database in supporting clinical activities [...]
Lister Hill Library currently has a trial to Embase. The trial will run through December 4, 2012. Embase covers international biomedical literature from 1947 to present. It is accessible through the Lister Hill Library homepage by clicking Databases on the green bar toward the top and then E on the A to Z list. To read more about Embase, [...]
The feedback received from our trial of this resource was very positive. We now have it as part of our online collection! Acland’s is featured as our October Resource of the Month, so visit our Resource of the Month blog to learn more.
Join us for Scopus Day at UAB on Tuesday, October 16. Hear about best practices in the use of the Scopus database to support interdisciplinary research. Enjoy refreshments and the chance to share information and conversation with colleagues. Prizes include an iPod nano! No registration required. Morning Sessions: Mervyn Sterne Library, Room 174 10:00 am – [...]
The University of Alabama at Birmingham is currently trialing DynaMed, a desktop and mobile decision-making point-of-care tool, to assist health professionals with clinical care. To download and access DynaMed on a mobile device during the trial, please e-mail Associate Director for Content Management at UAB Lister Hill Library to obtain a DynaMed serial number. The UAB Health System [...]
The National Library of Medicine has updated PubMed’s citation export process. They have added a “Citation manager” option under the “Send to” menu. You can now select Citation manager (instead of File) and click Create File. The name of the file created is citations.nbib (instead of pubmed_result.txt). You will need to select the same PubMed (NLM) [...]