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

Most Popular Works in Touro Scholar: November 2018

791 downloads for November 2018

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

There are a lot of things to be thankful for this past November including the fact that this month has been our highest number of downloads ever. Interestingly, 225 of those downloads were for issues of The Chironian.

The top three most downloaded . . . → Read More: Most Popular Works in Touro Scholar: November 2018

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

How to Deposit Your Publication in Touro Scholar in 5 Easy Steps

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Would you like to deposit your publication in Touro Scholar, the College’s institutional repository? Here are 5 steps to make the process easier:

Step #1: Go to the following URL: https://touroscholar.touro.edu/cgi/ir_submit.cgi?context=nymc_fac_pubs

Step #2: Login to your Touro Scholar account. If you do not have an account, click on Sign up to create one.

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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