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  • Last week, McGraw-Hill released new versions of AccessMedicine and AccessPharmacy.  Because of this, some of the links to electronic books in the InfoHawk and Smart Search catalogs no longer work.  […]

    AccessMedicine and AccessPharmacy Changes

    Last week, McGraw-Hill released new versions of AccessMedicine and AccessPharmacy.  Because of this, some of the links to electronic books in the InfoHawk and Smart Search catalogs no longer work.  […]

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  • (We originally announced that ClinicalKey was available yesterday, but discovered some issues with it.  It seems to be running fine now, both on-campus and off, but if you have any […]

    ClinicalKey Now Available!

    (We originally announced that ClinicalKey was available yesterday, but discovered some issues with it.  It seems to be running fine now, both on-campus and off, but if you have any […]

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  • By Eric Rumsey, Janna Lawrence, and guest author Chris Shaffer, former Hardin librarian, now University Librarian, Oregon Health & Science Univ Explosions are a powerful, built-in feature of PubMed that […]

    PubMed’s Secret Ingredient: Explosions

    By Eric Rumsey, Janna Lawrence, and guest author Chris Shaffer, former Hardin librarian, now University Librarian, Oregon Health & Science Univ Explosions are a powerful, built-in feature of PubMed that […]

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  • By Eric Rumsey and Janna Lawrence As discussed in an earlier article, searching for Food-Diet-Nutrition in PubMed is difficult because the subject is spread around in several different places in […]

    Plant-Based Foods – A Tricky PubMed Search

    By Eric Rumsey and Janna Lawrence As discussed in an earlier article, searching for Food-Diet-Nutrition in PubMed is difficult because the subject is spread around in several different places in […]

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  • By Eric Rumsey and Janna Lawrence As discussed in a previous article, searching for Food, Diet, and Nutrition in PubMed is tricky because the relevant Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) for […]

    Food, Diet & Nutrition – An Inclusive PubMed Search

    By Eric Rumsey and Janna Lawrence As discussed in a previous article, searching for Food, Diet, and Nutrition in PubMed is tricky because the relevant Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) for […]

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  • In a previous post, we mentioned the concept of altmetrics briefly when introducing the Altmetric for Scopus feature in the Scopus database.  Below we are listing links to two thought-provoking […]

    Interesting Articles on Altmetrics

    In a previous post, we mentioned the concept of altmetrics briefly when introducing the Altmetric for Scopus feature in the Scopus database.  Below we are listing links to two thought-provoking […]

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  • UpToDate is one of the leading evidence-based clinical practice tools available, and has long been provided for University of Iowa students, faculty, and clinicians. Written by a recognized faculty of […]

    UpToDate Mobile App now available!

    UpToDate is one of the leading evidence-based clinical practice tools available, and has long been provided for University of Iowa students, faculty, and clinicians. Written by a recognized faculty of […]

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  • By Eric Rumsey and Janna Lawrence Much of the power of PubMed searching is due to the elegant Medical Subject Heading [MeSH] system used to index articles. When you type […]

    Searching for Food, Diet & Nutrition in PubMed

    By Eric Rumsey and Janna Lawrence Much of the power of PubMed searching is due to the elegant Medical Subject Heading [MeSH] system used to index articles. When you type […]

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  • The DSM-5 is now available online through the American Psychiatry Association’s Psychiatry Online platform.  It is available at http://purl.lib.uiowa.edu/dsm.  The link can also be found by searching DSM-5 in Smart Search […]

    DSM-5 Now Available Online

    The DSM-5 is now available online through the American Psychiatry Association’s Psychiatry Online platform.  It is available at http://purl.lib.uiowa.edu/dsm.  The link can also be found by searching DSM-5 in Smart Search […]

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  • Systematic reviews and meta-analyses have long been considered one of the highest levels of evidence, and lately, publication frequency in health science journals is on the rise.  However, there are […]

    Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses

    Systematic reviews and meta-analyses have long been considered one of the highest levels of evidence, and lately, publication frequency in health science journals is on the rise.  However, there are […]

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