New Books: January 2019

Highlighted titles from the newest additions to the HSL Collection. A full list of new titles can be found online.

Black man in a white coat: a doctor’s reflections on race and medicine, by Damon Tweedy, MD.

“In riveting, honest prose, Black Man in a White Coat examines the complex ways in which both . . . → Read More: New Books: January 2019

Harriet Lane Handbook: An Indispensable Pediatric Resource with a History

Developed in 1953 at the inspiration of then-chief resident Harrison Spencer, The Harriet Lane Handbook became an indispensable tool for the residents of the Harriet Lane Home and has continued to grow into a nationally and internationally respected clinical resource.

Written “by residents, for residents” and reviewed by expert faculty at The Johns Hopkins Hospital, . . . → Read More: Harriet Lane Handbook: An Indispensable Pediatric Resource with a History

University of South Carolina’s Memmys Video Competition

The School of Medicine Library at University of South Carolina offers a parody music video competition for any health sciences students. This is a great opportunity for you to give back to the NYMC community and share your health care education with the larger health sciences community.

“This national music video contest seeks student-produced . . . → Read More: University of South Carolina’s Memmys Video Competition

Watch the Movie: Paywall: the Business of Scholarship

The Library has acquired rights to stream the documentary, Paywall: The Business of Scholarship. The film is about the costs, pains, and business of scholarly publishing. This is an important movie for those who want to understand how valuable information is hidden behind high-cost and seemingly free information. A critical article in Nature (Sep 2018) . . . → Read More: Watch the Movie: Paywall: the Business of Scholarship

Interprofessional Education Resources

The HSL has a collection of Interprofessional Education (IPE) videos. The videos were produced in collaboration with the University of Toronto, Centre for Interprofessional Education. IPE seeks to bring students from across disciplines to improve health outcomes. This collection of videos provides insights into how important collaboration across disciplines can be.

These may be used . . . → Read More: Interprofessional Education Resources