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Equipment in the Library

Electronic Classroom (3rd floor across from elevator): 12 dual boot iMacs with Windows 10/macOS are available when instruction classes are not scheduled. See E-Classroom for more information.

Research Alcove (2nd floor, east): 7 dual boot iMacs with Windows 10/macOS 

Special note regarding saving files: if you save a file to one of the library’s computers and you want to keep it, make sure you save it to a USB drive or email the file to yourself. Our computers automatically restart after 15 minutes of inactivity. Once restarted, any file you might have placed on the computer will be deleted and cannot be retrieved.

 

We have a variety of equipment available for checking out.

View the list for availability/status HERE

10 iPad Minis and 3 Microsoft Surface 3’s for 4-week checkout.

Checkout overview and guidelines:

  • Available to all current UTHSC faculty, staff, and students 28-day checkout
  • Renewal allowed for same device, if at least one similar device is available for check-out (iPad or Surface must be brought to library for renewal). If another iPad/surface is not available at the time of renewal, you must wait until the next business day to be eligible to check one out.
  • $10.00/day overdue fine for iPad
  • $1.00/day overdue fine for charger
  • $1.00/day overdue fine for the USB cable
  • The borrower agreement form must be signed at checkout
  • Purchase and install additional apps using your own Apple ID
  • All apps, documents, and search history will be wiped upon return using Apple’s Configurator software
  • iPads are considered “supervised” by Configurator and will prevent iTunes syncing if connected to a desktop or laptop computer.
  • To transfer pictures and videos from camera roll, use Google Drive or Dropbox apps.
 

The following apps and mobile-friendly sites are installed on iPads provided by the UTHSC Health Sciences Library. Unless otherwise indicated, apps were free at time of installation.

YouTube
Built-In apps: Calendar, Camera, Clock, Contacts, FaceTime, Find Friends, Game Center, iTunes, Maps, Messages, Music, Notes, Photo Booth, Photos, Podcasts, Reminders, Tips, Videos

Clinical apps:

Access Medicine
Bleeding Risk Tool
ClinicalKey
Epocrates
Eponyms
ePSS
First Consult
GeneIndex
iMurmur 2 (Purchased)
iRadiology
MediBabble
Medical Spanish Pocket (Purchased)
Medscape
Molecules
NeuroMind
PEPID
Pocket Heart (Purchased)
ReactionFlash
Omnio (Skyscape)
STAT!Ref
UpToDate Instructions
VTE Associative

Consumer Health apps:

Anatomy
CancerTerms
Eye Chart Pro
EyeDecide
Fooducate
FootDecide (now free – was purchased originally)
HandDecide (now free – was purchased originally)
iTriage
My DS

Drug apps:

Micromedex IV Compatibility
Micromedex Free Drug Information
Micromedex Drug Interactions
Davis’s Drug Guide
iPharmacy

Education apps:

BlackBoard Mobile Learn (requires $1.99 per year/subscription or $5.99 lifetime)
Adobe Connect Mobile for iOS (in Productivity on original iPad 3s)

Entertainment apps:

Facebook
Grizzlies
LeafsnapHD
Naturespace
Netflix
NPR One
Pandora
ScoreCenter ESPN
XFINITY TV Remote
XFINITY TV Go

NLM Gallery apps:

AIDSInfo
AIDSinfo Glossary
DailyMed
Digital Collections
Drug Info Portal
Embryo
Water Emergency Preparedness and Response
Haz-Map
Health Hotlines
LactMed
Medline Plus Mobile
Mobile REMM
Native Voices
PublicHealth (PH) Partners
PubMed Mobile
PubMed4Hh (App)
PubMed for HH (mobile website)
ReUnite
TOXNET Mobile
Turning the Pages
WISER

Productivity apps:

Dragon Dictation
DocAS lite
Dolphin HD
Dropbox
Dropcam
EndNote (Purchased)
Evernote
Feedly
Find iPhone
Google Drive
Google Search
iAnnotate PDF (Purchased)
Norton Snap QR Code
Reader Outlook (Microsoft)
PS Express
QuickEdit (Citrix ShareFile) : Create and edit documents, spreadsheets, and presentations anywhere (Purchased) was Office2 HD; purchased now Free
Skype
The Weather Channel
Translate (Google)
Mocha VNC Lite
2X Client
Wi-Fi Finder

Reading apps:

Kindle
iBooks
nook
Zinio (Newsstand) 

Research apps:

Annual Reviews
Docphin
EBSCOhost
NEJM App
PubMed on Tap Lite
Read by QxMD
ResearchKit

5 Dell Laptops and 5 MacBooks are available for checkout and use inside the library by UTHSC students.

Laptops can be used for 12 hours or until the battery runs down.

Research alcove (2nd floor) and electronic classroom (3rd floor) computers are configured so current UTHSC students can print using the system already available in the GEB and SAC computer labs.

Effective January 2, 2018, anyone can print to any wepa print kiosk across campus, from:

  • UTHSC computers
  • Personal computers, tablets and smartphones
  • Cloud or USB storage
  • Email documents to print@wepanow.com

The general public, non-students and students with a $0.00 balance can pay with credit card.

  • Black & white single sided $0.05 per page
  • Black & white double sided $0.07 per page
  • Color single sided $0.25 per page
  • Color double sided $0.48 per page

For more information: http://wepanow.com/user-guide/#how-to-print

How to check my quota and balance:

To check your free quota and balance, go to: http://wepanow.com/login

Library printer locations:

  • 2nd floor research alcove (east) - black & white and color
  • 2nd floor outside Room 210 (west) - high capacity, black and white only
  • 3rd floor in the electronic classroom (Room 307) - black & white and color 

Questions?

If you have any questions email Library IT staff or call (901) 448-2219 or (901) 448-5634.
 

  • The book-edge scanner is located on the east side of the second floor near the 7 iMacs.
  • There is no photocopier in the library.
  • Scan the materials and send to your email (25 MB limit) or save to a USB drive or use cloud storage.  Note: to use Google Drive from scanning station you can't use 2-factor authentication and must enable Less Secure apps in your Google settings.

macOS 10.* and Windows 10
Adobe Acrobat Professional DC
IBM SPSS
EndNote X8 ​
Various Utilities (VLC, Windows Media Player, Quicktime [macOS only])​
iTunes
Internet browsers: Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Edge, IE
Microsoft Office 2016 – Access and Publisher on Windows only
Silverlight plug-in for viewing Mediasite lectures​

Last Published: Aug 6, 2018