Author Archives: gwumclib

Get creative with the curriculum

A new article by Himmelfarb Librarians Tom Harrod and Alexandra Gomes describes how they developed FOSCE sessions for medical students as part of the revised medical school curriculum. The article was just published in Medical Reference Services Quarterly and describes … Continue reading

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Stressed? Visit the Buff & Blue Relaxation Zone

Stressed out?  Exams coming up? Stop by the Buff & Blue Relaxation Zone at Himmelfarb Library next week to de-stress via  (de-)stress balls, coloring handouts/crayons, silly putty, and nutritious snacks.  This event is sponsored by the GW Colonial Health Center.   Event: … Continue reading

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Free Snacks @ Himmelfarb Library

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FirstConsult app replaced by ClinicalKey app

The FirstConsult app has been discontinued by the vendor and has been replaced by the ClinicalKey app.  Users should delete the FirstConsult app from their devices and install the ClinicalKey app. The ClinicalKey app offers users access to full-text books … Continue reading

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Is your research making a difference?

Is your research making a difference? What’s the impact of your work? How can you get the word out about your research? Promoting Your Research: Tips and Strategies will help you learn more about creating a professional web presence and … Continue reading

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How to write a successful article abstract?

A well-organized abstract is key to getting your paper accepted for publication.  Attend this session of Himmelfarb Library‘s series Updates in Scholarly Communication: Publishing, Impact, and Visibility.  During the session, panel participants will share strategies and tips for writing an … Continue reading

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Promote and archive your Research Day poster!

You put all that hard work into preparing and presenting your poster at Research Days….don’t let it sit in a closet! Archive a digital copy in  Himmelfarb Library’s Health Sciences Research Commons and make it available to the  global community of scholars. … Continue reading

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