PsycINFO: Available through the Health Sciences Library

Published by the American Psychological Association (APA), PsycINFO’s ever-expanding collection of behavioral and social science research, dissertations, and scholarly literature abstracts offers a broad view of the field. PsycINFO delivers the peer-reviewed content and abstracts that medical students and researchers need.

Features include:  

2 updates per week Over 4.5 million bibliographic records Indexing of 2,500 journals, . . . → Read More: PsycINFO: Available through the Health Sciences Library

New Books: November 2018

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

 

Handbook for principles and practice of gynecologic oncology, edited by Douglas A. Levine, et al.

 

“Easy to read and designed for on-the-spot reference, Handbook for Principles and Practice of Gynecologic Oncology, 2nd Edition . . . → Read More: New Books: November 2018

Magic in Ancient Egyptian Medicine

Halloween is steeped in all sorts of rituals. Many of which include a magical exchange between the netherworld and the physical world. Exchanges like these are documented in ancient Egyptian medicine manuals.

For ancient Egyptians, “the whole conception of life was magical.” (Bromage, 1953). For them, life was a “never-ending miracle” (Bromage, 1953) that . . . → Read More: Magic in Ancient Egyptian Medicine

Most Popular Faculty Works in Touro Scholar: September 2018

357 downloads for September 2018

Total no. of downloads in Touro Scholar, the College’s institutional repository

The most popular faculty works were:

Feeding/Swallowing Disorders: Maintaining Quality of Life in Persons with Intellectual Disability by Luis Riquelme, Rebecca Benjamin, Hannah Tahan, Gracelynn Sandoval, Naga Alomari and Alexander Soyfer (article)

Addressing Information Management Competency Attainment through Consultations: An Effective and Sustainable . . . → Read More: Most Popular Faculty Works in Touro Scholar: September 2018

InfoTreats: Day of the Databases

The Health Sciences Library is pleased to announce a special, sponsored Halloween Vendor fair! 

On October 31, 2018 from 11-3pm ClinicalKey, McGraw-Hill, and Thieme will be in the BSB Lobby to serve up knowledge with light refreshments and treats.

Come by to say hello to the Reps of some of our most valued resources. . . . → Read More: InfoTreats: Day of the Databases