Monday, January 21, 2019

Dynamic Health Mobile App

The Dynamic Health mobile app is now available in the Apple and Android app stores.  

Dynamic Health is a comprehensive reference tool designed to provide relevant clinical resources to nurses and allied health professionals, directly at the point-of-care. 

The mobile app offers easy access both online and offline to a wealth of evidence-based information to help users master critical nursing and allied health skills. See the Library Guide for details.

Monday, December 10, 2018

New Series of The Biomedical & Life Sciences Collection

A new series on Drug Delivery has been launched this month in The Biomedical & Life Sciences Collection, edited by Prof. Vladimir P. Torchilin of Northeastern University (Editor-in-Chief of Current Drug Discovery Technologies, Co-Editor-in-Chief of Drug Delivery, and editor of other leading journals in the field). 

The series will cover principles, challenges and tailored approaches aimed at achieving optimal therapeutic responses with minimal side-effects.

Friday, December 7, 2018

Temporary closing of the Li Ping Medical Library on Dec 23 2018

The Li Ping Medical Library will be temporarily closed at the time below for carpet cleaning.

Date: 23 December, 2018 (Sunday)
Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

We apologize for any inconvenience caused.

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Gale Databases on Health Sciences

New resources of Gale databases on health sciences are now available:

Gale Health Reference Center Academic 
It integrates millions of articles from a wide range of nursing and allied health journals, magazines, newsletters and with full-text reference works and health-related multimedia.

Gale Interactive: Human Anatomy
It is an interactive model allowing users to better visualize and understand human anatomy. Users can manipulate and explore 3D models that are paired with reference and periodical content for further understanding. 

Gale Nursing and Allied Health Collection
It serves the needs of nursing professionals in allied health fields who are looking for answers related to the specialised care, treatment and management of all types of patients.

Gale Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine Collection
It provides access to academic journals and magazines covering the fields of physical therapy, physical fitness, and sports medicine. 

Friday, August 31, 2018

Research to Publication

The Library has newly subscribed to the Research to Publication. It is a self-learning programme developed by the BMJ in collaboration with the University of California San Francisco. 

The programme, made up of the 6 courses listed below, is focused entirely on medical research. It guides learners through the entire process from designing a study, to seeing it published in an international journal. It is a online self-directed programme users can complete it at their own pace and in any order they choose. 

  • How to Write a Paper
  • What Editors and Peer Reviewers look for 
  • Publication Ethics 
  • Designing Clinical Research 
  • Responsible Conduct of Research 
  • Introduction to Clinical Trials

Friday, May 18, 2018

British National Formulary for Children

The Library has subscribed to the new pharmaceutical database British National Formulary for Children. It provides prescribers, pharmacists, and other healthcare professionals with sound up-to-date information on the use of medicines in the UK for treating children.

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

LWW Health Library for Speech, Language and Hearing

The new e-Resources, LWW Health Library for Speech, Language and Hearing provides access to 15 core books for speech pathologist, audiologists and healthcare professionals. It also provides over 235 video clips covering fluency, audiology, voice, neuroscience, and anatomy and physiology.