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Live Chat Now Available!

Richard Saldivar Library News, New Resources

Have a question about library resources or services? Need help finding articles or with research efforts? The PCOM Library now offers an Ask-a-Librarian live chat feature on our website to provide immediate help with these and other questions. You can also text messages directly to 215-987-3999. You can begin chatting from either our Contact page, LibGuides home page or directly on the Library home page (see below). When there’s no librarian available, e-mail us at library@pcom.edu or galibrary@pcom.edu and we’ll reply to your question as soon as we can. Please check it out and let us know what you think!

Psychotherapy.net Video Collection

Richard Saldivar Library News, New Resources

PCOM Library now offers access to psychotherapy.net which streams over 100 video demonstrations of psychotherapy and counseling sessions–featuring leading contributors and covering a wide range of modalities, populations and approaches. Customizable clip-making View synchronized transcripts Search a transcript by keyword and click on the results so you can easily go to specific points in a video Highlight content in the transcript to move and/or repeat a specific section of a video with ease View captions Please email library@pcom.edu and tell us what you think.

UpToDate Mobile – Get it in 3 easy steps

Richard Saldivar Library News, New Resources

PCOM Library now has UpToDate access for your mobile device! The UpToDate app is available for Android™, iPhone® and iPad®, and Windows 8 phones and tablets. Download on up to 2 devices. Register with UpToDate by linking from the PCOM library website. Download the app. Login and go! Contact your campus library if you need assistance. 90 Day re-verification is required (complete verification by logging in to UpToDate from PCOM Library at least once every 90 days).

BrowZine Newsstand App

Richard Saldivar Library News, New Resources

Have an iPad or Android tablet? Use BrowZine Newsstand to find, browse, read, and monitor thousands of scholarly journals available from the PCOM Library. Download the free BrowZine app from the App Store. When you open BrowZine for the first time, you will see a list of schools; select “PCOM” then enter your ID and Password. Select the subject areas, and start browsing! You won’t have to login ever again. Articles discovered through BrowZine can easily be sent to Zotero, Dropbox, iAnnotate, or several other services to integrate with your existing workflow. Once retrieved and saved, an article can be…

LWW Osteopathic Medicine Book Collection

Richard Saldivar Library News, New Resources

The LWW Osteopathic Medicine Book Collection contains 7 core osteopathic medicine titles: Atlas of Osteopathic Techniques by PCOM’s own Drs. Nicholas 5-Minute Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine Consult Foundations of Osteopathic Medicine Greenman’s Principles of Manual Medicine An Osteopathic Approach to Diagnosis and Treatment Pocket Manual of OMT Somatic Dysfunction in Osteopathic Family Medicine

Academic Program Library Liaisons

Richard Saldivar Library News

Each academic program has Library staff members assigned to help students and faculty find books, retrieve articles, and effectively search and manage information resources. Your Liaison is your first line of contact with the library and will help you navigate its many resources. Contact your Liaison whenever you have questions about resources, library policies, or instruction. More information can be found at the following page.

PCOM LibQUAL+® 2012 Survey Results

Richard Saldivar Library News

The complete analyses by campus and discipline along with summary documents and proposed actions are posted for review and comment. Many thanks to everyone who contributed to this evaluation of library resources and services. The Library invites review and comment. The 2012 PCOM LibQUAL+®  survey results are available online.  Print binders containing all documents are also available in the Libraries.

Alumni Dynamed Access

Richard Saldivar Library News

Alums from all programs and graduation years ranging from 1946 to 2011 indicated that DynaMed would be a great asset in the Alumni Portal. Given this positive feedback, trial access has been converted to an ongoing subscription. E-mail library@pcom.edu today for the DynaMed username and password. Be sure to check out the Alumni Portal for other resources available to alumni.