New Neuroscience Collection

April 17, 2015

DML now subscribes to an online Neuroscience collection comprised of about 37 titles by Morgan & Claypool*.

Categories include:

*Please note that Dahlgren Memorial Library does not subscribe to all content on the Morgan & Claypool site.


April Med Ed Journal Club Article

April 15, 2015

Please join the Medical Education Journal Club on Friday, April 24th, 12pm in Med-Dent SW107.

A follow-up study of medical students’ biomedical understanding and clinical reasoning concerning the cardiovascular system.
Ahopelto I, Mikkilä-Erdmann M, Olkinuora E, Kääpä P.
Advances in Health Sciences Education 2011 Dec 16(5) 655-668.
[PDF]

If the hyperlink does not work, please follow these steps:

  1. Go to DML’s Journal Finder
  2. Search for Advances in Health Sciences Education
  3. In the search results, click the journal title, and then the Springer Science and Business Media link.
  4. In the new page, click “Browse Volumes & Issues” and then browse for the article.

All faculty, staff, and students are welcome to attend, so bring your lunch and join us for some intellectual stimulation! If you are unable to join us in person but would still like to participate, please contact us, and a phone bridge will be set up for virtual participation.


New Site Quick Tip: Blackboard

April 9, 2015

Looking for Blackboard and other Georgetown quick links? Here is how you can quickly access them with the new DML design.

  1. In the top right corner, click “Menu” to expand the Georgetown navigation menu.
  2. Click Blackboard or other Georgetown link.

Georgetown Links on the DML Site

If you have any other questions, please send it to us through the DML Feedback form.


DynaMed Mobile Access Update

February 9, 2015

DynaMed, a point-of-care resource, is now available on your iOS or Android device without the Skyscape/Omnio app an access code from DML. Here are the new access instructions:

  1. On your computer, open DynaMed
  2. Within DynaMed, click the Mobile link along the top
  3. Enter your email address and click Send
  4. On your device, install the DynaMed app (iOS and Android)
  5. On your device, open your mail and tap the “authentication key” within the DynaMed message
  6. The DynaMed app should open automatically. It is recommended to be connected to WiFi because there will be many initial updates.

You can still continue to use Skyscape or Omnio for DynaMed until your one year code expires. Please contact DML Reference with any questions.


Feb Medical Education Journal Club

February 6, 2015

Please join the Medical Education Journal Club on Friday, February 13th, 12pm in Med-Dent SW107.

Differences Between Attendings’ and Fellows’ Perceptions of Futile Treatment in the Intensive Care Unit at One Academic Health Center: Implications for Training.
Neville TH, Wiley JF, Holmboe ES, Tseng CH, Vespa P, Kleerup EC, Wenger NS.
Academic Medicine 2014 Dec 16
[PDF]

If the hyperlink does not work, please follow these steps:

  1. Go to DML’s Journal Finder
  2. Search for Academic Medicine
  3. In the search results, click the journal title, and then either Ovid link.
  4. In the new page, on the left, click “Publish Ahead of Print” and then browse for the article.

All faculty, staff, and students are welcome to attend, so bring your lunch and join us for some intellectual stimulation! If you are unable to join us in person but would still like to participate, please contact us, and a phone bridge will be set up for virtual participation.


New GEORGE Catalog Functionality

January 26, 2015

New functionality has been added to the GEORGE library catalog when searched from the DML website or research guides. Navigational links within the catalog will now directly link you to DML research guides and resources and search results will, by default, display the DML collections only.

You can expand your search to collections in DML and the Lauinger, Blommer, Woodstock, SCS, Bioethics and SFS Qatar Libraries, in one of two ways:

  • Simply select “Combined Catalog” from the drop down menu under the search fields before clicking Submit to run the search or,
  • Select “Combined Catalog Search” from the right navigation after you have performed a search to run it again.

Combined Catalog

Or

Questions? Ask a DML Librarian.


January Med Ed Journal Club Article

January 14, 2015

Please join the Medical Education Journal Club on Friday, January 16th, 12pm in Med-Dent SW107.

Ioannidis, JPA, Boyack, KW, Klavans, R. Estimates of the continuously publishing core in the scientific workforce. PLoS ONE. 2014; 9(7): 2-10. [PDF]

If the hyperlink does not work, please follow these steps:

  1. Go to DML’s Journal Finder
  2. Search for PLoS One
  3. In the search results, below the journal title, click on the link for “Pubmed Central – Open Access”
  4. In the new page, browse for the above volume and issue to get the full text.

All faculty, staff, and students are welcome to attend, so bring your lunch and join us for some intellectual stimulation! If you are unable to join us in person but would still like to participate, please contact us, and a phone bridge will be set up for virtual participation.


New DML Resources: Winter Edition

January 7, 2015

Global Health Database
This database brings together the Public Health and Tropical Medicine (PHTM) database and the human health and diseases information extracted from CAB Abstracts. It covers the following aspects of human health and disease: communicable, tropical and parasitic diseases, human nutrition, community and public health, medicinal and poisonous plants, and more. Coverage: 1973 – Present.

Neurology Collection via McGraw-Hill
There are ten titles in this collection (see below for the full list). Search or browse individual textbooks or search all at once; or within their multimedia subset. Download images as PowerPoint slides to include in lectures or presentations. Self-assessment module with the following title: McGraw-Hill Specialty Board Review: Neurology (free AccessMedicine account required for the self-assessment).

  • Adams & Victor’s Principles of Neurology
  • Principles of Neural Science
  • Atlas of Pediatric EEG
  • Atlas of Video-EEG Monitoring
  • Clinical Neuroanatomy
  • DeMyer’s The Neurologic Examination: A Programmed Text
  • Movement Disorders
  • The NeuroICU Book
  • Pediatric Practice: Neurology
  • Practical Neuroophthalmology

Additional new eBooks in Books@Ovid:


DML Services and the Winter Break

December 16, 2014

During the Winter Break, Dahlgren Memorial Library will remain open 24/7. Please swipe your GOCard for access. MGUH employees without a GOCard can knock on the glass doors and show MedStar ID to the guard.

DML Services during the break:

Information Services Desk
Open with limited hours: Monday, December 15th to Friday, December 19th: 8am-4pm
Closed from December 20th to January 4th.
Normal hours will resume on January 5, 2015

Ask a DML Librarian
Chat: There will be no service from Monday, December 22nd to Friday, January 2nd.
DML Reference Email: From December 19th to January 4th, this email service will be unavailable.
Normal hours for both chat and email will return on January 5th.

Interlibrary Loan
DML’s Interlibrary Loan service is closed from December 20, 2014 to January 4, 2015.  Any requests submitted during this time will be processed starting on January 5th.


Thanksgiving Service Hours

November 25, 2014

The IS Desk and Ask a DML Librarian Services will be closed starting at 12pm on Wednesday (11/26) and remain closed on Thursday and Friday for the Thanksgiving Holiday.

The Library will remain open 24/7 through the holiday and weekend. Please swipe your GOCard for access. MedStar Georgetown University Hospital staff can show MGUH ID to Security Guard for access.

Normal service hours will resume on Monday, December 1st.