Tuesday, October 21, 2008

October is National Medical Librarians Month

The Medical Library Association (MLA) has declared October as National Medical Librarians Month. MLA created the NMLM observance to raise awareness of the important role of the health information professional. The 2008 NMLM theme is: "Dig Deep @sk your medical librarian".

Thursday, October 9, 2008


The Rudolph Matas Library Entrace is now OPEN! The card swipe entrance will convert to an "after hours entrance" and will only be available after the Library Service Areas are closed in the evenings.

We still have some finishing touches. The exhibit cases, some computers, the coffee machine, the artworks and some furnishings are not yet ready for prime time. That time is nearing. Come in and greet us at the new single service point.

Thanks to everyone for your patience and support during the inconveniences of the renovation.

Stay tuned for the grand opening.

Thursday, October 2, 2008


Tulane users have access to a free PDF version of an APPI Bookstore title EVERY MONTH.

You can access the free eBook of the Month from Psychiatry Online. October brings Psychotherapy for Borderline Personality: Focusing on Object Relations, by John F. Clarkin, Ph.D., Frank E. Yeomans, M.D., Ph.D., and Otto F. Kernberg, M.D.

"For therapists treating patients with borderline personality organization, transference-focused psychotherapy (TFP) has proven to be a remarkably successful approach that effectively targets the pathology of character. ..