Health Sciences Library Classes — September 2012

Please register ahead of time by using the calendar found at http://library.nymc.edu/calendar/calendar3.cfm. For further information, stop by the Reference Desk in the Library. We recommend that you sign up for classes at least 24 hours in advance to avoid cancellation.

Other options: If a class you wish to take is not being offered, or . . . → Read More: Health Sciences Library Classes — September 2012

Meet the Librarian: Phoebe Stein, Digital Services Librarian

Meet the newest staff member at the Health Sciences Library. Phoebe Stein is the new Digital Services Librarian. She will be working on digital services projects for the library, as well as staffing the reference desk, liaising with academic departments and teaching classes. 

What is a “digital services librarian”?

I think a digital services . . . → Read More: Meet the Librarian: Phoebe Stein, Digital Services Librarian

Epocrates Essentials Free to NYMC Medical Students – Offer Expires in August 2012

Epocrates is offering a free one-year license to Epocrates Essentials, an integrated drug, disease, and diagnostic reference for mobile devices (valued at $159/year).  Registration for this year will close on August 31, 2012.

Epocrates Essentials offers the same functionality as the popular Epocrates Rx® free drug reference, with the addition of:

Differential diagnosis and . . . → Read More: Epocrates Essentials Free to NYMC Medical Students – Offer Expires in August 2012

Online Newspapers at the Library

The Health Sciences Library provides access to the full-text content of many newspapers through its databases. Newspapers that Library users often request in

clude the New York Times, the Washington Post, and the Wall Street Journal.

One of the best ways to look up a newspaper title and see what the Library has available . . . → Read More: Online Newspapers at the Library