Archive for the ‘Faculty of Health Sciences’ Category

Downtime: Acland’s Video Atlas of Human Anatomy, Wednesday 1 April

Wednesday, April 1st, 2015

We have been advised of some scheduled maintenance to Acland's Video Atlas of Human Anatomy. Expect some downtime/interruptions to service today: Wednesday 1st April, 2pm - 7pm AEDT (1pm-6pm AEST Brisbane time).

New: Social Work Toolkit

Monday, March 23rd, 2015

We now can provide access to Social Work Toolkit. The Social Work Toolkit is a UK resource, and helps students develop the knowledge, core skills and confidence to succeed on their course and placements. The resources include videos, case studies, book chapters and expert opinion articles that are available on or ...

On trial: Health Management Information Consortium (HMIC)

Monday, February 23rd, 2015

We have the Health Management Information Consortium (HMIC) from OVID on trial until 20 March. What is Health Management Information Consortium (HMIC)? From OVID: "The Health Management Information Consortium (HMIC) database brings together the bibliographic database of two UK health and social care management organizations: the Department of Health's Library and Information ...

On trial: Social Work Tool Kit

Friday, February 13th, 2015

We have Social Work Tool Kit on trial until 2 March. The Social Work Toolkit is a UK resource, and helps students develop the knowledge, core skills and confidence to succeed on their course and placements. The resources include videos, case studies, book chapters and expert opinion articles that are available ...

New resource: UpToDate

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015

  We have a new resource for 2015 : UpToDate from WoltersKluwer Health UpToDate provides specific recommendations for clinicians in an easy-to-use format. It contains thousands of original topic reviews written by a recognised faculty of experts who each address a specific clinical issue and provide detailed recommendations. More than 6,000 physician authors, ...

Ballarat Paramedic lecturer selected to attend National Youth Conference

Wednesday, January 14th, 2015

Bre Jennings, a lecturer in Paramedicine at ACU's Ballarat Campus, has been selected by Youth Link Australia leaders to attend the 2015 National Youth Conference. Bre will be one of 200 young Australians attending the five day conference in Canberra from the 14 - 18th April 2015. The conference creates opportunities that ...

New: Bates’ Visual Guide to Physical Examination

Monday, January 12th, 2015

Want to see a video to show you how to examine the posterior thorax? We now subscribe to Bates' Visual Guide to Physical Examination. Bates’ Visual Guide to Physical Examination delivers dynamic, clinically oriented, head to toe assessment videos that use interactive OSCE (objective, structured clinical examinations) style exercises to prepare ...

TEDMED 2014 : Unlocking Imagination

Wednesday, September 10th, 2014

Are you a TED fan? Did you know that TEDMED is about to get started, and ACU Library has access! What is TEDMED? "TEDMED offers an exclusive look into more than 70 Talks from transformative thinkers in health and medicine. It is the independently owned and operated health and medicine edition of the ...

Access to The Journal of Clinical Psychiatry

Friday, August 8th, 2014

The Journal of Clinical Psychiatry will not be available for a few days as it moves to a new platform. We'll let you know when access is restored. Image credit: Stressed man. [Photography]. Retrieved from Encyclopædia Britannica ImageQuest. http://quest.eb.com/#/search/132_1272886/1/132_1272886/cite

Removal of support for IE6 and IE7: Australian Medicines Handbook

Thursday, July 3rd, 2014

We have been advised by Australian Medicines Handbook (AMH) that as of 15 July AMH has removed support for Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 and 7. "Due to the declining use of older browser software, and following the recent announcement by Microsoft that Windows XP and associated software will no longer ...