2016-12-16 13:37:05

The point of care database ACP Smart Medicine formerly provided by Stat!Ref is no longer available. Unfortunately, this resource is no longer available via any provider that the Library can use. SUGGESTED ALTERNATIVES - The Library suggests that users explore UptoDate or the First Consult component of Clinical…


NEW RESOURCE : Access Case Files Collection

2016-12-16 13:37:21

DESCRIPTION - The Health Sciences Library is very pleased to announce that we now have complete access to the Access Case Files Collection from McGraw-Hill. Each of the 23 titles from the Access Case Files Collection is interactive, including a description of the case with opportunity to record…



2017-01-10 10:55:01

DESCRIPTION - The Library is pleased to announce that the Physician’s Desk Reference, or PDR, has a new mobile app for iOS and Android.  mobilePDR provides a quick drug lookup, current drug information, drug comparison, drug interaction checker, and pill identifier, with daily updates on thousands of FDA approved…


NIH Requires New Bibliography Management

2016-12-16 13:38:57

On June 10th, the NIH announced that eRA Commons bibliography management is moving to an enhanced version of My NCBI, the PubMed / NCBI personal space for storing references. Starting on July 23, 2010, PIs will no longer be able to enter new citations in eRA Commons and must use…


Data Management Toolkit Helps NSF Grant Applicants

2016-12-16 13:39:17

Beginning Jan. 18, 2011, the National Science Foundation (NSF) will require that all grant proposals include a data management plan. Plans must conform to the NSF data sharing policy and should describe what best practices or standards will be used to organize data, as well as how data will be…


HSL Launches New Blog

2016-12-16 13:39:33

The UNC Health Sciences Library (HSL) launched a new blog on Feb. 14 designed to encourage anyone who interacts with the HSL to share their stories and/or comments about what it is they love about the library -- resources, services, people or anything else. Share Your Love of…


HSL Guides: Connecting Users to Helpful Resources

2016-12-16 13:40:27

UNC Health Sciences Library (HSL) staff members have created a collection of subject guides and “how to” tutorials to help users build their information seeking skills and to guide them through the wealth of information resources available at UNC and beyond. The Guides homepage provides a portal to…


Brain Imaging Could Detect Autism Risk in Infants

2016-12-16 13:41:23

Users In the News: Brain Imaging Could Detect Autism Risk in Infants as Young as 6 Months "...findings suggest that early on, there is something different going on in children who develop ASDs,” says Geraldine Dawson, chief science officer of Autism Speaks who is also a professor of psychiatry at…


New Resource: Joanna Briggs Institute EBP Database

2016-12-16 13:42:38

The Joanna Briggs Institute’s Evidence Based Practice database of systematic reviews complements those found in the Cochrane Library. The Health Sciences Library now subscribes to both resources with the addition of JBI EBP, also known as Joanna Briggs Institute Complete, in January of 2013.  The Joanna Briggs Institute is located…


Access to Bates’ Guide to Visual Examination

2016-12-16 13:43:16

The HSL is pleased to offer the Bates’ series of visual examination guides online.  Access is restricted to UNC faculty, staff, and students.  You will need your onyen to login.  To access the guides, visit http://  If you encounter any problems accessing the videos, please


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