Tuesday, January 27, 2015

LiverTox: new resource on drug-induced liver injury

New from the NIDDK* & the National Library of Medicine, LiverTox is a free resource that provides a central repository of clinical information in support of clinical and basic research on the prevention and control of drug-induced liver injury.


The site also provides guidance to clinicians and healthcare providers on the diagnosis and management of this important cause of liver disease. LiverTox contains approximately 850 drug and herbal records, with more records to come.

Access at

*National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Matas Library hours for MLK, Jr. Day weekend

The Matas Library will be open during the following hours for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day weekend:

Friday, January 16th: 8am-5pm
Saturday, January 17th: Closed
Sunday, January 18th: Closed
Monday, January 19th: Closed

Regular hours will resume Tuesday, January 20th. The 24/7 area will be available as usual during this time.

Friday, January 9, 2015

Health literacy training January 16

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED to help patients access authoritative online health  information using iPads at the Ruth Fertel/Tulane Community Health Center

For more information: http://libguides.tulane.edu/patient_education/HealthLiteracyTraining

Friday January 16, 2015 1:00—2:30 pm
Rudolph Matas Library
Mezzanine classroom (M207)

RSVP to Elaine Hicks, MSLIS, MPH, MCHES
Public Health Librarian
ehicks2@tulane.edu | 988.2785 |

This project has been funded in part with Federal funds from the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, under Contract No. HHSN-276-2011-00007-C with the Houston Academy of Medicine-Texas Medical Center Library