Monday, January 23, 2017

ScienceDirect PDFs

ScienceDirect is working on fixing the "Download PDF" link for their articles.

As they work on repairing the links, there is a method patrons can use to download the PDFs.

Once you have found the article on ScienceDirect, right-click on the "Download PDF" link and then select "Open in New Tab."

The PDF will download in the new tab.


Some users are also encountering issues with direct links from our Find It Service.  Science Direct is also working on a fix for this as well.

There is a method to work around this issue.

Once you have the article located on our Find It Service.  Instead of clicking on the "Full Text Online" button, click on the "details" link.  

The details link will open an area with a "browse journal" link.  Once you click on "browse journal", you can navigate through the journal to find the citation you are looking for.

Friday, January 13, 2017

Dykes Library Closed Due To Inclement Weather

Due to  inclement weather arriving ahead of the Martin Luther King Holiday, the A. R . Dykes Library for the Health Sciences will close on Friday, Jan. 13th at 12 p.m. SOM clerkship exam takers will be allowed into the building for testing.  The library will re-open on Tuesday, Jan. 17th at 7 a.m.

Monday, December 5, 2016

Stress Relief Finals Week

Join Dykes Library for Stress Relief Finals Week as we support KUMC students with ways to de-stress! We will be featuring the following events:
All Day
Fortune Cookies located at the Users Service Desk well supplies last.
Sanity Stations which include coloring and crafts are located on the upper and lower floor of Dykes Library.

1 Day Events
Massages, Popcorn, and Cotton Candy (← Click link for details)

Flavored Water located at the Users Service Desk. Help us stay green, B.Y.O.C. (bring your own cup).

Coffee and Tea located at the Users Service Desk. Help us stay green, B.Y.O.M. (bring your own mug ).