Lane Library Presents Patel's Picks: Healthwise

Patel's Picks: Healthwise

by on June 17, 2024 12:13 pm
To My Stanford Healthcare Colleagues, (…Who also try to keep patients away from the depths of misinformation and fear-inducing internet content…), I’m here to raise awareness about an easy-to-access, validated patient education tool that contains hundreds of quick, helpful videos: Healthwise. Healthwise has a massive library of quick videos that provide timely, validated information to… Read more Patel's Picks: Healthwise
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Tools for Postdocs

by on June 7, 2024 2:35 pm
Let Lane Library be your research partner! You can explore all our resources and services on our library website. Here are the top library tools to help during your time at Stanford: Specialty & Research Help Guides Explore online guides created by our library staff to curate resources, provide instruction on research topics, and share information about… Read more Tools for Postdocs
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Pride & Progress: Empowering Inclusive Care with Library Resources

by on June 3, 2024 10:02 am
(LGBTQ) Pride Month is celebrated in June to honor the 1969 Stonewall Uprising in Manhattan, which was a milestone event for the Gay Liberation Movement in the United States. In honor of Pride Month, festivities and other activities occur globally to provide opportunities to reflect, celebrate, and increase awareness. But Pride Month is about so… Read more Pride & Progress: Empowering Inclusive Care with Library Resources
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BMJ Best Practice: Empowering Clinicians at the Point of Care

by on June 3, 2024 8:00 am
BMJ Best Practice gives you access to the latest evidence-based guidance to inform your decisions in an easy-to-digest format. You can use BMJ Best Practice as a resource for staying current with best practices and ensuring your patients receive the most up-to-date treatments. Example of a BMJ Best Practice topic page on gestational hypertension. Key… Read more BMJ Best Practice: Empowering Clinicians at the Point of Care
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Meet Your Lane Library Staff: Ariel Vanderpool

by on June 3, 2024 8:00 am
Every month, we are spotlighting an amazing member of our library staff. This month, meet Ariel Vanderpool, a metadata librarian on our Resource Management Team. What do you do at the library? I’m one of the Metadata Librarians, with a primary focus on cataloging print books, enhancing documentation, and working on special projects (e.g.: gathering… Read more Meet Your Lane Library Staff: Ariel Vanderpool
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Meet Your Lane Library Staff: Nikhil Milind

by on May 13, 2024 9:00 am
Every month, we are spotlighting an amazing member of our library staff. This month meet Nikhil Milind, our new Bioresearch Informationist. Nikhil has weekly office hours in person and on Zoom. He can provide help with using bash, R, Python, Git, or Sherlock (Stanford’s research computing cluster) for academic purposes. What do you do at the… Read more Meet Your Lane Library Staff: Nikhil Milind
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Empowering Nurses: Resources for Success

by on May 1, 2024 9:00 am
National Nurses Week kicks off on May 6th and culminates on Florence Nightingale’s birthday, May 12th. This week serves as a dedicated time to recognize the extraordinary contributions nurses and the nursing profession make to our communities. As the American Nurses Association (ANA) website details, the celebration has since expanded to encompass the entire month… Read more Empowering Nurses: Resources for Success
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Celebrating AANHPI Heritage Month: Join Us in Exploring Medical History

by on May 1, 2024 9:00 am
May is Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, and the Medical History Center in Lane Library has resources to explore this rich history. Resources include: An online exhibit features one of the earliest Asian graduates of Cooper Medical College (the school that later became Stanford Medicine). Dr. Iga Mori (毛利伊賀) received his… Read more Celebrating AANHPI Heritage Month: Join Us in Exploring Medical History
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Celebrate Nurses Month with AccessAPN

by on May 1, 2024 8:00 am
May is This Nurses Month! We are celebrating the incredible dedication of all nurses at Stanford Health Care and Stanford Medicine Children’s Health by highlighting a top nursing resource:  bringing you the authoritative and interactive resources of AccessAPN.! Developed by McGraw Hill in partnership with Sigma Theta Tau, AccessAPN is a comprehensive online library specifically… Read more Celebrate Nurses Month with AccessAPN
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Black Maternal Health Week

by on April 11, 2024 8:00 am
Every year, Black Maternal Health Week (April 11-17) shines a spotlight on a critical public health issue: the racial disparities in maternal health outcomes. Black women in the United States are three times more likely to die from pregnancy-related complications than white women according to the CDC. This week is a time to raise awareness,… Read more Black Maternal Health Week