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News and Events

NLM Traveling Exhibit in the Library

For All the People: A Century of Citizen Action in Health Care Reform

For All the People: A Century of Citizen Action in Health Care Reform tells the lesser-known story of how movements of ordinary citizens helped shape the changing American health care system.The six-banner traveling exhibition highlights images from over one hundred years of citizen action for health care reform.

This exhibition was developed and produced by the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health.

Exhibits in the Display Cases

Fermentation Display Featuring Kombucha Tea

Fermentation display featuring Kombucha tea.



What's New in Web of Science by SIUSM Authors

Recent articles in Web of Science that were written by SIU School of Medicine authors.



Featured articles in he September issue of NIH News in Health include " Understanding Health Risks" and "Prostate Predicaments "




What's New in PubMed from SIUSM Authors

Recent articles in PubMed written by SIU School of Medicine authors.

Featured Resources

Mobile Apps

Web of Science

Access the Web of Science Citation Indexes, EndNote Online, Journal Citation Reports and more through the Web of Science platform.

What's special:

The cited reference search feature of the Science Citation Indexes. Track how many times an article has been cited, who has been citing the article and trace the evolution of a concept or idea.

Journal Citation Reports - Find journal impact factors

EndNote Online -Collect and manage citations, attach pdfs, and "cite while you write" to produce papers with formatted in-text citations and bibliographies.

Web of Science is linked on the Library's home page under Key Resources.

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Library Hours

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Fri: 8:00AM-6:00PM
Sat: 9:00AM-5:00PM
Sun: 2:00Pm-7:00PM

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PubMedSound & Query


participants in a wellness class at SCI

Side by Side Wellness

September 14, 2016

download (Duration: 10:04 min, 13.8 MB)

Outreach coordinator Kristy Lessen talks about the Side By Side Wellness Program at the Simmons Cancer Institute and the Denim and Diamonds fundraiser, which benefits the wellness program as well as cancer research.


Upcoming Library Classes

Converting PowerPoint Presentations to Video,
FRI, Oct 14, 2016
@9:30-11:00 AM

Excel 2013 Basics,
MON, Oct 17, 2016
@2:00-3:30 PM

Excel2013: Pivot Tables,
TUE, Oct 18, 2016
@10:30 AM-Noon

How to Make a Poster in PowerPoint 2013,
THU, Oct 20, 2016
@2:00-3:30 PM

Excel 2013: Charts & Graphs,
FRI, Oct 21, 2016
@9:30-11:00 AM

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For assistance, contact reference staff at or 217-545-2113

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