Recent Submissions

  • From Old to New: Changing the Way a Health Sciences Library Thinks About Popular Reading Collections 

    Barber, Marlena; Inman, Megan (2014-10-20)
    Objective: The inclusion of popular reading titles among academic and health sciences libraries is heavily discussed in the library literature. A popular reading collection containing health sciences related leisure reading ...
  • Untruth in Advertising: A Nineteenth Century Patent Medicine Trade Card Collection 

    Nasea, Melissa (2015-05-17)
    Objectives: To increase awareness about methods used to inform the public about health and drugs in 19th century America through the use of objects from the History Collections of the Laupus Health Sciences Library at East ...
  • Curating MARC Indexing to Optimize Discoverability of Resources at the ECU Libraries 

    Barber, Marlena; Boyer, Ginny (2014-01-25)
    This presentation features a case study of an implementation of VuFind at the East Carolina University Libraries. Cataloging representatives from the main university library, the health sciences library, and the music ...
  • Participation in the Mitinet ICC Internship Program: Thoughts and Perspectives 

    Barber, Marlena (2014-01-22)
    Presented as part of a panel on virtual internships for Library & Information Science students.
  • Missing in Action: A Mission to Investigate and Neutralize Book Loss 

    Barber, Marlena; Russell, Roger (2015-10-19)
    Objective: During the summer of 2014, Laupus Library at East Carolina University began investigating an increase in the number of items that were being reported as being “not on shelf” by staff and patrons. Due to a ...
  • Innovations in Health Sciences Librarianship 

    Browder, Kerry (2013-11)
    A presentation on innovations in the delivery of library services for students and faculty in the health sciences.
  • Franklinization: Early Therapeutic Use of Static Electricity 

    Chalovich, Joseph M. (2012-01-23)
    Laupus Library History Collections & the Department of Bioethics & Interdisciplinary Studies sponsor the History of Medicine Presentations as an educational service for the East Carolina University community. The Library ...
  • Women Surgeons of the 19th Century - Ahead of the Times 

    Walsh, Danielle Saunders (2012-03-26)
    Laupus Library History Collections & the Department of Bioethics & Interdisciplinary Studies sponsor the History of Medicine Presentations as an educational service for the East Carolina University community. The Library ...
  • John Hunter and the Philosophy of Dentistry 

    Bord, Joseph (2012-01-27)
    Laupus Library History Collections & the Department of Bioethics & Interdisciplinary Studies sponsor the History of Medicine Presentations as an educational service for the East Carolina University community. The Library ...
  • The Evolution of U.S. Health Care Delivery Policy 

    Kulesher, Robert (2012-04-09)
    Laupus Library History Collections & the Department of Bioethics & Interdisciplinary Studies sponsor the History of Medicine Presentations as an educational service for the East Carolina University community. The Library ...
  • A History of Twin Studies 

    Boklage, Charles E. (2011-11-28)
    Laupus Library History Collections & the Department of Bioethics & Interdisciplinary Studies sponsor the History of Medicine Presentations as an educational service for the East Carolina University community. The Library ...
  • ¿Como se llama? What's in a library name and logo? 

    Simpson, Susan; Ketterman, Elizabeth; Coghill, Jeffrey (2005-05-17)
    The branding project resulted in some experiences that are worth sharing with other libraries that may choose to embark on an effort to create a library identity: • Use existing expertise in the organization • Be ...
  • Nuevas Vistas 

    Blevins, Amy; Bass, Rebecca; Cottle, Jason; Coghill, Jeffrey (2008-10-20)
    With the new database system in place, the electronic resources page is much easier to update and maintain. In addition, the tagging system has allowed users to find the resources they need in a more efficient manner. ...
  • The View from 30,000 Feet: Regional Needs Assessment for Eastern North Carolina Hospitals 

    Simpson, Susan; Coghill, Jeffrey (2010-10-14)
    More needs to be done to promote the AHEC Digital Library (AHEC ADL)—hospitals with no library budget can solve their library resource needs by active promotion and use of the AHEC ADL. Some hospitals are well funded and ...
  • We've got you Covered Statewide Service Continuity in Disasters 

    Hardee, Susan; Norton, Melanie; Allegri, Francesca; McKone, Mark; McDuffee, Diana; Paterson, Richard; Schell, Mary Beth; Wilson, Daniel; Cottle, Jason; Coghill, Jeffrey (2011-05-15)
    To present a case study exploring how best to provide ongoing access to library resources in various disasters. This case focuses on a statewide library service continuity plan that is ready for implementation in the event ...
  • Hookworm History and Soils in North Carolina: Massive Infection and Intervention 1910 - 1915. 

    Anderson, Alice L. (2011-09-26)
    Laupus Library History Collections & the Department of Bioethics & Interdisciplinary Studies sponsor the History of Medicine Presentations as an educational service for the East Carolina University community. The Library ...
  • Civil War Medicine 

    Long, David E. (2011-09-19)
    Laupus Library History Collections & the Department of Bioethics & Interdisciplinary Studies sponsor the History of Medicine Presentations as an educational service for the East Carolina University community. The Library ...
  • Non Physician Clinicians : History from 1600's to North Carolina 

    Cohen, Steve (2007-08-27)
    Laupus Library History Collections & the Department of Bioethics & Interdisciplinary Studies sponsor the History of Medicine Presentations as an educational service for the East Carolina University community. The Library ...
  • Old Testament Skin Problems. 

    Phillips, Charles (2007-08-27)
    Laupus Library History Collections & the Department of Bioethics & Interdisciplinary Studies sponsor the History of Medicine Presentations as an educational service for the East Carolina University community. The Library ...
  • How Gender Changed the History of Medicine 

    Morantz-Sanchez, Regina (2007-04-30)
    Laupus Library History Collections & the Department of Bioethics & Interdisciplinary Studies sponsor the History of Medicine Presentations as an educational service for the East Carolina University community. The Library ...

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