Anne Ross Library
Orientation
University of Medicine
& Health Sciences
Ann Celestine ~ Library Director
Library Staff:
Lin...
Get Connected!
1. Come to the Library Desk to set up your library
account .[Barcode also used for class attendance].
2. Ch...
Library Policies
~ QUIET!
~ NO food !
~ Drinks ~ only spill-proof containers
~ Take care of the books
~ Check out period o...
Library Services
~ Reference & research assistance
~ Searching skills instruction
~ Faxing, scanning, color/bw photocopyin...
Library Home Page
This is your starting point. Add to your Toolbar!
http://lib.umhs-sk.net
It provides quick access to :
~...
Catalogue & Repository
~ Index to >8000 books, >600 MM items, & >150,000
downloadable ebooks in EBSCO collections.
~ Basic...
Anne Ross Library Blog
~ Information resources news / updates
~ Library contact info & hours
~ Key links to web resources
...
The UMHS Endeavour Blog
~ The official UMHS Blog
~ News and views on medical education
~ UMHS faculty and student happenin...
Journal Literature Databases
EBSCO:
~ Academic Search Premier
~ MEDLINE Complete
http://search.ebscohost.com/
~ access ove...
PubMed LinkOut to EBSCO
• Sign up for a MyNCBI login
Point-of-Care Clinical Database
DynaMed
~ structured by medical process:
screening, diagnosis, treatment, prognosis
~ dise...
Access Medicine
• Medical Reference eTexts
• Multimedia Library
• Drug database
• Self assessment
• Cases
• Differential D...
Diagnosaurus
• Differential diagnosis tool
• In Access Medicine
AccessMedicine App
This resource contains
four of the key diagnostic
resources that are in
Access Medicine:
• Quick Medica...
AccessMedicine’s Custom Curriculum
For course materials, activities,
assignments & assessments.
USMLE ~ Easy
• USMLE style Question Bank
• USMLE Step 1,2 CK, & 3
• Test Prep & Practice
• Personal dashboard & study plan...
Toolkits
Filtered collections of web links to key resources:
~ Medical Toolkit [@ 120 links]
~ Also a specific toolkit for...
Library Pintrest Boards
• Medicine, medical school, the
Caribbean & UMHS Library
• Advancing & Inspiring Medical
Education...
Library Twitter Feed
fmCASES
~ An online medical simulation
resource of 40 clinical cases to
practice your diagnostic skills in
family medicine...
Other Resources
~ Bates Video Guide to Physical Examination
~ Bacus Histology Image Database
~ Cardiac Rhythm Recognition ...
Where would you find the information?
1. You have a patient with a recent diagnosis of Alzheimer's Disease.
What is the pr...
Where would you find the information?
8. How do I place a hold on a library item?
[Library Desk] [Library Catalogue]
9. Ho...
Thank You
We look forward to serving you!
Ann Celestine ~ Library Director
Library Staff:
Linda Lowry ~ Jezelle Rogers
Doy...
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  • Procedure for obtaining ID – Library barcode also used for class attendanceDifferent from you Student ID # - used for your registration, CAMS, and exams.EBSCO login Hours
  • This is serious – you can be fined for not complying and staff can ask you to leave the library or issue you a ticket (with a fine attached)Library fines go to your SGA.
  • We are here to help you with all your information needs – my office location.Show blue Reserve card and how to fill it out.
  • Contact us via phone, email.
  • We invite authors to submit posts for the blog – so please keep that in mind.
  • Dates of Orientation to ExamSoft computer based testing – attendance required for ARP, Med1 and EBS1 students!
  • Anne Ross Library Orientation for UMHS

    1. 1. Anne Ross Library Orientation University of Medicine & Health Sciences Ann Celestine ~ Library Director Library Staff: Linda Lowry ~ Jezelle Rogers Doya James ~ Raeeza Rahaman
    2. 2. Get Connected! 1. Come to the Library Desk to set up your library account .[Barcode also used for class attendance]. 2. Check out the Library webpage for resource links. 3. Check the Anne Ross Library Blog & The UMHS Endeavour Blog regularly for important news & information. 4. Memorize the login for the EBSCO & Access Medicine databases [direct access on campus]. 5. Contact us: library@umhs-sk.net , 466-2043 x142 6. We are open : 7:00am~11:00pm ~ Mon-Fri day & 9:00am ~ 11:00pm ~ Sat & Sun.
    3. 3. Library Policies ~ QUIET! ~ NO food ! ~ Drinks ~ only spill-proof containers ~ Take care of the books ~ Check out period one week ~ Renew items if not requested ~ Fines are $3 p/day, p/item ~ Return items on time ~ Your cooperation & compliance is expected! ~ Disrespect or rudeness will not be tolerated!
    4. 4. Library Services ~ Reference & research assistance ~ Searching skills instruction ~ Faxing, scanning, color/bw photocopying to paper or to thumb drive [see pricing] ~ Cell Top-up ~ Lime (Linda) & Jezelle (Digicel) ~ Review & Course textbooks on Reserve ~ Licensed Software Programs ~ Other collections ~ Reference, Caribbean, games, DVD’s, journals, fiction, flash cards, anatomical models, book holders, etc.
    5. 5. Library Home Page This is your starting point. Add to your Toolbar! http://lib.umhs-sk.net It provides quick access to : ~ Catalogues of Library Materials ~ Clinical & Journal Databases, Access Medicine ~ Toolkits: Links to selected web resources ~ Blogs, Twitter, Pintrest, News & Key information ~ Hours / Contacts/ Policies ~ CAMS Student Portal & Web Mail ~ UMHS Examination Portal ~ Wireless printing link
    6. 6. Catalogue & Repository ~ Index to >8000 books, >600 MM items, & >150,000 downloadable ebooks in EBSCO collections. ~ Basic & Advanced Search ~ LC Classification & NLM Subj Head ~ Links to ebooks, electronic documents, etc. ~ Remote access, 24/7 , place holds remotely ~ login: AnneRoss Library, no password. ~ Mobile interface available. ~ Liamuiga Digital Repository [Power Points, images, edocuments, etc.] ~ Access on campus only ~ Being replaced by Access Medicine platform
    7. 7. Anne Ross Library Blog ~ Information resources news / updates ~ Library contact info & hours ~ Key links to web resources ~ Custom search widgets ~ Interesting posts, videos and podcasts ~ Leave comments [interactive] ~ Links to local news and happenings, such as SKN Vibes , Cinema, Hurricane updates… http://umhslibrary.blogspot.com Check the blog regularly!
    8. 8. The UMHS Endeavour Blog ~ The official UMHS Blog ~ News and views on medical education ~ UMHS faculty and student happenings and accomplishments ~ Developments of interest to current and prospective students ~ reports about UMHS research and publications ~ Focus on Caribbean medical schools
    9. 9. Journal Literature Databases EBSCO: ~ Academic Search Premier ~ MEDLINE Complete http://search.ebscohost.com/ ~ access over 6000 electronic journals in full text ~ including 2000 medical journals in full text ~ full text for 34% of titles cited in PubMed ~ remote 24/7 access. ~ mobile interface available. Ask at the Library desk for generic login & password – then create your own MyEBSCO login
    10. 10. PubMed LinkOut to EBSCO • Sign up for a MyNCBI login
    11. 11. Point-of-Care Clinical Database DynaMed ~ structured by medical process: screening, diagnosis, treatment, prognosis ~ disease based, clinical reference, ~ remote access with login ~ mobile interface / App available ~ evidence-based medicine treatment options ~ embedded links to the latest research evidence ~ links to topical patient education Click on ‘Mobile’ tab for instructions on downloading to your mobile device & use without internet.
    12. 12. Access Medicine • Medical Reference eTexts • Multimedia Library • Drug database • Self assessment • Cases • Differential Diagnosis Tool • Custom Curriculum Platform – Remote access to UMHS course materials & class assignments.
    13. 13. Diagnosaurus • Differential diagnosis tool • In Access Medicine
    14. 14. AccessMedicine App This resource contains four of the key diagnostic resources that are in Access Medicine: • Quick Medical Dx & Rx • Fitzpatrick's Color Atlas of Clinical Dermatology • Diagnosaurus • Diagnostic Tests * Check the blog for instructions on downloading to your mobile device.
    15. 15. AccessMedicine’s Custom Curriculum For course materials, activities, assignments & assessments.
    16. 16. USMLE ~ Easy • USMLE style Question Bank • USMLE Step 1,2 CK, & 3 • Test Prep & Practice • Personal dashboard & study plan • Skill report
    17. 17. Toolkits Filtered collections of web links to key resources: ~ Medical Toolkit [@ 120 links] ~ Also a specific toolkit for each semester ~ MedOne, MedTwo, MedThree, MedFour, MedFive ~ Clinical Toolkit [@100 links]
    18. 18. Library Pintrest Boards • Medicine, medical school, the Caribbean & UMHS Library • Advancing & Inspiring Medical Education @ UMHS
    19. 19. Library Twitter Feed
    20. 20. fmCASES ~ An online medical simulation resource of 40 clinical cases to practice your diagnostic skills in family medicine. ~ Students need to self-register using your umhs-sk email accounts.
    21. 21. Other Resources ~ Bates Video Guide to Physical Examination ~ Bacus Histology Image Database ~ Cardiac Rhythm Recognition Program ~ CAMS ~ access your course info, grades, & class attendance record. ~ UMHS email remote access link ~ UMHS Examination Portal : - ExamSoft Computer Based Testing ~ UMHS Twitter feed & Pintrest boards ~ UMHS Facebook page & You tube Channel All Links on the Library Home Page
    22. 22. Where would you find the information? 1. You have a patient with a recent diagnosis of Alzheimer's Disease. What is the prognosis? [DynaMed] 2. You want to practice your diagnostic skills with clinical cases. [Access Medicine] [FM CASES] [Toolkits] 3. Does the library have a recent title on endocrine physiology? [ Library Catalogue] [Access Medicine] [EBSCO ebooks] 4. You want to practice doing some USMLE style questions. [ USMLE~ Easy] [ Med4 Toolkit] [ Library Catalogue] [AM] 5. How do I perform a cardiac physical examination? [Bates Videos] [Cardiac Rhythm Rec.] [Access Medicine] 6. What hours is the library open and how do I contact the library staff? [Bookmark] [Home page] [ Library Blog] 7. How do I renew a book? [Library Desk] [email us]
    23. 23. Where would you find the information? 8. How do I place a hold on a library item? [Library Desk] [Library Catalogue] 9. How do I access medical journal articles? [EBSCO – Journal databases] [PubMed LinkOut] 10. Where do I go to see my exam grades? [CAMS Student Portal] [UMHS Exam Portal ~ SofTest] 11. How do I access my UMHS Web Mail ? [Library Home Page] 12. How can I access class Power Points? [Access Medicine] [App’s Folder - if on campus] 13. What’s happening, news, events, resource information? [Library Blog] [Twitter] [Pintrest] 14. What is playing at the local cinema? [ Library Blog] 15. What’s happening in medical education; faculty and students research and achievements? [UMHS Endeavour Blog] 16. How do I set up wireless printing? [Library Home Page]
    24. 24. Thank You We look forward to serving you! Ann Celestine ~ Library Director Library Staff: Linda Lowry ~ Jezelle Rogers Doya James ~ Raeeza Rahaman University of Medicine & Health Sciences May 2015

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