Himmelfarb Headlines -September / October 2017

Full-Text Interactive Resources: New @ Himmelfarb

Faculty ResourcesLWW Health Library, Case Files Collection, and the Visible Body Human Anatomy Atlas are now available via Himmelfarb Health Sciences Library!

The LWW Health Library is an e-book collection which provides full-text access to multiple books that are highly used including Bates’ Guide to Physical Examination and History Taking, Clinically Oriented Anatomy, Histology: A Text and Atlas, Langman’s Medical Embryology, Lippincott’s Illustrated Reviews: Biochemistry plus additional titles.  Because the LWW Health Library is designed to support education, the full-text e-books are integrated with multimedia content, self-assessment materials, and case-based learning materials. 

Case Files Collection is a full-text e-book collection that provides complete access to McGraw-Hill’s Case Files series including basic sciences, clinical rotation, and advanced clinical titles. Case Files Collection is designed to provide an interactive format to support learning and knowledge retention via realistic patient cases. Himmelfarb Library provides complete access to the Case Files Collection; users can opt to take advantage of additional features by creating a free account that tracks individual progress and allows bookmarking of content.

Visible Body Human Anatomy Atlas provides a new way to study and explore anatomy. This online anatomy atlas allows users to view specific structures and layers from head to toe, rotate anatomical models, select microanatomy of senses and tissues types, and explore origins and inserts, moving muscle actions, and detailed bony landmarks. The interactive atlas allows users to explore human anatomy via multiple approaches: systemic anatomy, regional anatomy, cross sections, senses, and muscle actions.

The LWW Health Library, Case Files Collection, and Visible Body Human Anatomy Atlas are all available to users from on- and off-campus locations. For Visible Body Human Anatomy,  system requirements will display when you access the resource, and additional information is available via the Support Troubleshooting FAQ. For app access, please consult the Visible Body Human Anatomy Atlas app instructions.


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