Videos Tutorials on Using AccessMedicine
Three new video tutorials have been created to assist UMHS Faculty and Students with using the valuable AccessMedicine
- 'How to Login to AccessMedicine' (4 minutes)
- 'Searching AccessMedicine' (7 minutes)
- 'Setting Up the AccessMedicine App' (2 minutes)
These are available for viewing by going to the Training Kit
page on the Library website
, and clicking the links provided under the 'Resource Guides'
Please contact me if you need to be reminded of your login credentials for AccessMedicine.
|Screen Shot of Advanced Search in AccessMedicine for updates on 'dementia'|
Labels: AccessMedicine, Anne Ross Library, library instruction, library resources, tutorials, video guides
The UMHS LMS Roll Out Extends to Clinical Students
A big WELCOME
goes out to all UMHS Clinical Students
as they all now join the rest of our UMHS students in utilizing the new UMHS Learning Management System (LMS).
The standardized UMHS Clinical Sciences Curriculum
, developed by the UMHS Clinical Chiefs for the Six Core Clinical Clerkships, is now available to the clinical science students via the UMHS LMS
platform. While these students rotate through their core clerkships in any of the many UMHS affiliated American hospitals
, they will always have ready access to the key information they need to guide them in their learning.
The UMHS Clinical Chiefs
have prepared the learning modules to cover all the key topics the students will need to know. The topical modules contain a variety of learning activities; from Lecture PowerPoint Presentations (some with voice-over), to videos, to practice quizzes, to interactive case studies. Most of the modules also contain targeted readings, embedded right in the LMS. These are selected from the valuable AccessMedicine
database or one of the EBSCO databases
of medical journals and ebooks, all of which our faculty and students enjoy full subscription access too.
Thanks goes out to the UMHS Clinical Sciences Faculty
George Shade MD – Dean of Clinical Sciences; Clinical Chief Obstetrics/ Gynecology
Robert Levine MD – Clinical Chief for Family Medicine
Steven Caplan MD PA – Clinical Chief for Pediatrics
Charles Herrick MD – Clinical Chief for Psychiatry
Elizabeth Morgan MD PHD FACS – Clinical Chief for Surgery
Jo An Mitchell MD – Clinical Chief for Internal Medicine
|Screen Shot of the OBGY Clerkship in the LMS|
Let us know what you think of the LMS, the clinical program of instruction, etc.
Your feedback is always welcome!
Labels: Clerkship resources, clinical resources, clinical students, medical curriculum, UMHS LMS, UMHS student resources
EBSCO Discovery Search
The Anne Ross Library is pleased to announce a trial of the new discovery tool available from EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS).
Discovery Search provides fast, simple access to all of the library’s electronic resources through a single search. Simultaneously search across content in the subscription journal databases, ebook collections, DynaMed Plus clinical point-of-care database, as well as further links to AccessMedicine, YouTube content, etc.
In the UMHS LMS professors can embed an EDS search box on course pages simply by adding that activity, making it easier to assign readings and conduct research.
To access Discovery Search just login from the Library Home page using the generic EBSCO login for UMHS OR your personal MyEBSCO login and select it from the list of options.
Please feel free to contact the library with any questions regarding the EBSCO Discovery Service™.
|View of Discover Search interface results for keyword 'Dementia' |
Labels: Discovery Search, Discovery Service, EBSCO, federated search, LMS Features, reading lists, UMHS library services, UMHS LMS
The Anne Ross Library has a New Web Address
Please note that the Anne Ross Library has migrated its website to a new server and web address (URL) . You will now find us at umhs-library.com
Please redirect your saved bookmarks, desktop icons, etc. to the new location.
Thanks all & sorry for any inconvenience!
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