Print

Print


Google Custom Search can be built for any web site; doesn't mean it is a Google product.  Buyer beware.

p

Paul Blobaum, M.A., M.S., Professor
Scholarly Communications Librarian, and Reference Librarian
Liaison to Nursing, Health Administration, Addictions, Social Work, Communication Disorders, Community Health
Governors State University Library
One University Parkway
University Park, IL 60484   pblobaum at govst.edu  

Follow my research at http://works.bepress.com/paul_blobaum/ 

-----Original Message-----
From: Medical Libraries Discussion List [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Brian A Helstien
Sent: Wednesday, August 12, 2015 11:26 AM
To: [log in to unmask]
Subject: Re: [MEDLIB-L] ? Google Medicine

Try a google search of medicine.google.com.  Fifth current hit is "Google Medical Search" at www.search-med.com.  Source says it is a Google Custom Search.

Brian A. Helstien, SISD, MLS,
Director, Special Technologies Initiatives,
Library IT, University Libraries,                       x06913
University of Southern California,              (213) 740-6913
Los Angeles, California, 90089                [log in to unmask]
Information is independent of media or format

-----Original Message-----
From: Medical Libraries Discussion List [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Jill Whitfill
Sent: Wednesday, August 12, 2015 9:21 AM
To: [log in to unmask]
Subject: Re: ? Google Medicine

Google use to have a medical product that dealt more with personal health records, but it went away years ago.

Jill Whitfill

On Wed, Aug 12, 2015 at 11:19 AM, Blobaum, Paul <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> Your friend doesn't know what she is talking about. There isn't any 
> Google Medicine.  https://www.google.com/intl/en/about/products/
>
> Paul Blobaum, M.A., M.S., Professor
> Scholarly Communications Librarian, and Reference Librarian Liaison to 
> Nursing, Health Administration, Addictions, Social Work, Communication 
> Disorders, Community Health Governors State University Library One 
> University Parkway
> University Park, IL 60484   pblobaum at govst.edu
>
> Follow my research at http://works.bepress.com/paul_blobaum/
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Medical Libraries Discussion List [mailto:[log in to unmask]] 
> On Behalf Of Yanicke, Joan
> Sent: Wednesday, August 12, 2015 11:12 AM
> To: [log in to unmask]
> Subject: [MEDLIB-L] ? Google Medicine
>
> Hi All,
> A while back I was speaking with one of our physicians and she 
> mentioned using Google Medicine. I have never used it but was 
> wondering if the collective wisdom a) knows anything about it - good, 
> bad or indifferent; and b) knows if it, like Google Scholar, can be linked to our collection?
>
> Anything you can share would be appreciated, and if I get information, 
> I will share it with a summary post, identifying information removed.
>
> Thanks!
>
> Joan Yanicke, AHIP, MALS, BS
> Director of Library Services
> St. Vincent Hospital  / MetroWest Medical Center Worcester / 
> Framingham / Natick, MA.
> [log in to unmask]<mailto:
> [log in to unmask]>
>
>
>
> This message (including any attachments) is confidential and intended 
> solely for the use of the individual or entity to whom it is 
> addressed, and is protected by law.  If you are not the intended 
> recipient, please delete the message (including any attachments) and 
> notify the originator that you received the message in error.  Any 
> disclosure, copying, or distribution of this message, or the taking of 
> any action based on it, is strictly prohibited.  Any views expressed 
> in this message are those of the individual sender, except where the 
> sender specifies and with authority, states them to be the views of Tenet Healthcare.
>



--
"Your profession is not what brings home your paycheck. Your profession is what you're put here on earth to do, with such passion and such intensity that it becomes spiritual in calling," -Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890).