New E-Books with Extra Goodies

The library has purchased access to a couple new resources: Geriatrics Care Online and LWW Health Library.

Geriatrics Care Online contains books, teaching slides, clinical guidelines, and journals published by the American Geriatrics Society. Some of these resources include Geriatrics At Your Fingertips 2014 and the Geriatrics Review Syllabus, 8e.

If users create a free account, they can create bookmarks of webpages, take notes within the content, email specific material links to a colleague, and save search results.

The LWW Health Library contains popular textbooks and multimedia published by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. Some of these resources include:

Users can download images into PowerPoint presentations, link directly to a section of a chapter, and email links of chapters to colleagues that will be login free for 72 hours.



Download Thieme E-Books to Your iPad!

Did you know that Thieme offers offline access to their e-books? You can download e-books such as Color Atlas of Ultrasound Anatomy directly to your iPad and keep it for a year. You can read the e-book without Internet access, highlight it, take notes, and bookmark pages.

To get started:

  1. Install the iPublishCentral Reader App.
  2. Go to the library’s website.
  3. If you are not on campus, remember to log in for off-campus access..
  4. Click on “Online Databases.” Search for “Thieme” and click on the Thieme E-Book Library link.
  5. You will see a full list of the Thieme e-books. Choose your title and click on the “Download” link.
  6. This will take you to the Download page. You will see a download icon (green arrow) for the iPad. Click the icon and the “Open in Reader” file. Your title will download into your iPad’s Bookshelf within the iPublishCentral Reader App.
  7. Click on the book and start reading!

If you experience any trouble with this, please feel free to contact the library.