Monthly Archives: March 2016

Still time to submit to the Art Show!

We are still accepting submissions through April 1st from students, staff, residents, and faculty of SMHS, GWSPH, SON and GW Hospital.  Drop off your masterpieces at the Reference Desk Monday-Thursday 8:30am-8:00pm, Friday 8:30am-5:00pm, and Saturday 12:00pm-4:00pm. Doodles, ceramics, origami, paintings…all … Continue reading

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Get MDCalc’s new app for free!

MDCalc has been around as a popular online calculator for the past 10 years.  It is so popular that each month it has over 850,000 unique visitors.  But now, this phenomenal resource is available as a free iPhone/iPad app (until … Continue reading

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Compliance, the NIH, and You

Have a NIH grant?  Getting ready to publish?  Don’t forget to play by the rules. Publicly accessible federal data and journal articles are key sources for major studies of a wide number of issues.  Thanks to recent action by the National … Continue reading

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2 Minute Medicine

AccessMedicine has incorporated a great news feature,  2 Minute Medicine.  2 Minute Medicine originates with Marc Succi, MD, a physician at Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital, and is designed to help health care professionals sift among new journal … Continue reading

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Phone, iPad, or laptop running out of juice? Charge it at Himmelfarb!

Himmelfarb Library has 10 charging lockers available for your electronic devices.  Lock up your phone, tablet, or iPad between classes, as you study, whenever! The locker tower is next to the New Books bookshelf and emergency exit on the first floor. … Continue reading

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Proquest Resources – Maintenance Alert

ProQuest will be updating its systems infrastructure for an eight (8) hour period beginning at 10:00 PM ET on Saturday, March 12.  During this time, the following Proquest resources will not be available:  Proquest Research Library Plus (including full-text journal … Continue reading

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Healthy Living at Himmelfarb Presents… Plant-Based Eating!

Ever thought about going vegan or vegetarian? Looking to eat healthier food that actually tastes good? Swing by room 202 in Himmelfarb Library on March 22nd from 4:00-5:00 and sample delicious dishes and get your questions answered by Kate Sherwood … Continue reading

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Get the latest research before it’s published!

  Himmelfarb Library has found a great new resource for our students, faculty and staff! bioPreprint is a one-stop-shop for research articles from pre-print databases, hosted by the University of Pittsburgh’s Health Sciences Library System. What is a pre-print database? … Continue reading

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Research Day: Poster Design Tips

Ramp Up for Research Day Workshop: Tips for Designing an Effective Poster Need help designing your poster for GW Research Day? Sign-up and learn the basics on how to create an effective research poster, the best layout design to display … Continue reading

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