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Pick up a Journal

Monday, March 31st, 2014 | Posted in Collections, Faculty, News, Resources, Students by Tomaro Taylor | No Comments »

While there are plenty of journals to read online, how about picking one up at the FMHI Research Library and reading it in person?  Here are a few that might pique your interest:

Behavioral Disorders, vol. 38 no. 4

  • What affects academic functioning in secondary special education students with serious emotional and/or behavioral problems? (201)
  • The relationship between victimization at school and achievement: The Cusp Catastrophe Model for Reading Performance (228)

Health Affairs, vol. 33 no. 3

  • The Affordable Care Act may increase the number of people getting tested for HIV by nearly 500,000 by 2017 (378)
  • People and places: Mapping the HIV/AIDS epidemic (427)
  • Case studies from three states: Breaking down silos between health care and criminal justice (474)

JAIDS, vol. 65 no. 5

  • Prevalence, incidence, and persistence of psychiatric and substance use disorders among mothers living with HIV (526)
  • Sexual risk trajectories among MSM in the United States: Implications for pre-exposure prophylaxis delivery (579)

Read More Journals

Friday, January 31st, 2014 | Posted in Collections, Faculty, News, Students by Tomaro Taylor | No Comments »

We have 10 journal titles onsite that are ready to be read! Here are highlights of the most recent issues:

Psychiatric Services, 64.12

  • Use of administrative data to identify off-label use of second generation antipsychotics in a medicaid population
  • Prescribing of psychotropic medications to patients without a psychiatric diagnosis
  • Interventions to increase initial appointment attendance in Mental health services: a systematic review
  • Antipsychotic formulation and one-year rehospitalization of schizophrenia patients: A population-based cohort study

Evaluation and Program Planning, 41

  • An economic evaluation of public programs for internationalization: the case of the diagnostic program in Spain
  • Building national M&E systems in the context of changing aid modalities: The underexplored potential of National Evaluation Societies

POZ, January/February 2014

  • Body counts pg
  • Faith, hope, and charity
  • POZ heroes

JAIDS, 65.2

  •  Impact of HIV Exposure on Health Outcomes in HIV-Negative Infants Born to HIV-Positive Mothers in Sub-Saharan Africa
  • The Veterans Aging Cohort Study Index is Associated With Concurrent Risk for Neurocognitive Impairment
  •  Cotrimoxazole Prophylaxis Versus Mefloquine Intermittent Preventive Treatment to Prevent Malaria in HIV-Infected Pregnant Women: Two Randomized Controlled Trials
  • Peak Bone Mass in Young HIV-Infected Patients Compared With Healthy Controls
  • Brief Report: Incidence and Risk Factors for Incident Hepatitis C Infection Among Men Who Have Sex With Men With HIV-1 Infection in a Large Urban HIV Clinic in Tokyo
  • Implementation and Operational Research: High Risk of Obesity and Weight Gain for HIV-Infected Uninsured Minorities

Health Affairs, 33.1

  • Let’s Make A Deal: Trading Malpractice Reform For Health Reform
  • Greatest Impact Of Safe Harbor Rule May Be To Improve Patient Safety. Not Reduce Liability Claims Paid By Physicians
  • National Health Spending In 2012: Rate Of Health Spending Growth Remained Low For The Fourth Consecutive Year
  • New Evidence On The Affordable Care Act: Coverage Impacts Of Early Medicaid Expansions
  • Moving For Medicaid? Recent Eligibility Expansions Did Not Induce Migration From Other States
  • The Care Span Analysis Of Early Accountable Care Organizations Defines Patient, Structural, Cost, And Quality-Of-Care Characteristics
  • Survey Finds Few Orthopedic Surgeons Know The Costs Of The Devices They Implant

Behavioral Disorders, 38.3

  • Preliminary Psychometrics of the Participatory Evaluation and Expert Review for Classrooms Serving Students with Emotional/Behavioral Disabilities (PEER-EBD)
  •  Can Students with Emotional and/or Behavioral Disabilities Improve on Planning and Writing in the Content Areas of Civics and Mathematics?

What’s New at the FMHI Research Library?

Thursday, January 30th, 2014 | Posted in Collections, Faculty, News, Resources, Services, Students by Tomaro Taylor | No Comments »

Have you seen some the recent changes to the library?

  • The CARD Resource Library now occupies the northwest corner of the FMHI Research Library.
  • Next to CARD’s new space is a new “Knowledge is Power!” wall decal (Thanks, CARD!)
  • A group study room is now available in MHC 1738.  Visit the front desk for more information.
  • And, we have four “airport stations” just waiting for you and a project partner to use.  (No, they’re not as new as the other stuff, but you’ll find them located in the middle of it all!)

Stop by and see the changes!

Journal Subscription Changes

Wednesday, December 11th, 2013 | Posted in Collections, Faculty, News, Resources, Students by Tomaro Taylor | No Comments »

Beginning January 2014, the following journals will no longer be available in print.  Journal content from 2014 forward will be accessible online only via the library’s e-subscriptions.

Questions about this change should be directed to FMHI Collections Librarian, Tomaro Taylor.

Select Journals Moving to Online Access

Monday, December 2nd, 2013 | Posted in Collections, News, Resources by Tomaro Taylor | No Comments »

The following journals will move to online-only access in 2014:

If you have questions about these changes, please contact Tomaro Taylor at tomaro@usf.edu.

The FMHI Library Welcomes the CARD Collection

Tuesday, November 12th, 2013 | Posted in Collections, Faculty, News, Resources, Services, Students by Tomaro Taylor | No Comments »

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In mid-November, the resource library for the Center for Autism & Related Disabilities at USF (CARD) will move to the FMHI Research Library.  The CARD library collection consists of informational and educational resources used by CARD staff.  Although the collection is not available for use by the general public,  the FMHI Research Library provides access to books, journals and other materials for students, researchers, families and friends interested in learning more about Autism spectrum disorder and autism.  Search the USF Libraries’ databases and catalogue for more information.

Have You Seen…

Thursday, October 24th, 2013 | Posted in Collections, Faculty, News, Students by Tomaro Taylor | No Comments »

… the most recent editions of these journals?  They’re at the FMHI Research Library, waiting to be read!

Evaluation and Program Planning, v. 41

  • Usability testing, initial implementation, and formative evaluation of an evidence-based intervention: Lessons from a demonstration project to reduce long-term foster service
  • The impact of taxpayer costs of a jail diversion program for people with serious mental illness
  • An economic evaluation of public programs for internationalization: The case of the Diagnostic program in Spain

Psychiatric Services, v. 64 no. 9

  • Picturing Recovery: A Photovoice Exploration of Recovery Dimensions among People With Serious Mental Illness
  • Service Use and Barriers to Mental Health Care among Adults with Major Depression and Comorbid Substance Dependence
  • Appointment Length, Psychiatrist Communication Behaviors, and Medication Management Appointment Adherence
  • Transitional Case Management for Reducing Recidivism of Individuals with Mental Disorders and Multiple Misdemeanors
  • Personal Accounts: Toward Trauma Relief and Resolution: An Experience at the Trauma Resolution Center

JAIDS, v. 64 no. 2

  • Innovative Device Methods for Adult Medical Male Circumcision for HIV Prevention: Lessons from Research
  • Novel Role of HSP40/DNAJ in the Regulation of HIV-1 Replication
  • Antiretroviral Treatment Interruptions Induced by the Kenyan Postelection Crisis are Associated with Virological Failure
  • Updates of Lifetime Costs of Care and Quality-of-Life Estimates for HIV-Infected Persons in the United States: Late Versus Early Diagnosis and Entry into Care

Health Services Research, v. 48 no. 5

  • The Disparate Impact of the ACA-Dependent Expansion across Population Subgroups
  • The Effect of Parity on Expenditures for Individuals with Severe Mental Illness
  • An Empirical Comparison of Tree-Based Methods for Propensity Score Estimation

Health Affairs, v. 32 no. 10

  • Substantial Health and Economic Returns from Delayed Aging May Warrant A New Focus for Medical Research
  • Access and Cost Barriers to Mental Health Care, by Insurance Status, 1999-2010
  • “Double Jeopardy” Measure Suggests Blacks and Hispanics Face More Severe Disparities than Previously Indicated
  • National Health Expenditures Projections, 2012-22: Slow Growth until Coverage Expands and Economy Improves

Colleen Lunsford Bevis

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013 | Posted in Collections, Faculty, News, Services, Students by Tomaro Taylor | No Comments »

The FMHI Library extends sincere condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of Colleen Lunsford Bevis (d. October 11, 2013).  Mrs. Bevis was a staunch advocate for children’s mental health services and is well-regarded for her work in this and related areas.

The FMHI Library maintains a collection of  Colleen Bevis’ papers, which document her work and committment towards improved child welfare services in the state of Florida.  The collection is open to researchers. View the collection guide online.

For more information, contact Librarian and Archivist Tomaro Taylor: tomaro@usf.edu.

Library Books – At Your Service

Thursday, October 10th, 2013 | Posted in Collections, Faculty, News, Services, Students by Tomaro Taylor | No Comments »

Commuter Student? Only on campus once or twice a week?  Consider using the USF Libraries’ Shelf Service.  With Shelf Service, you can request that items from the FMHI Library’s circulating collection be retrieved from the shelves and held at our front desk for your arrival.  (The Tampa Library provides this service, too!).  Requests are limited to circulating books and media.  At this time, you will not be able to request the FMHI Library’s archival collections or tests & measures via Shelf Service.

Good to Know:

  • Limit of 5 items per day.
  • Items held for 7 days.
  • Please allow 1-2 days for pick-up.
  • The service is only available Monday – Friday.

If you are USF Faculty, please continue using the Libraries’ PRONTO Service.

Questions?  Give us a call at 813-974-4471.

October is American Archives Month

Tuesday, October 1st, 2013 | Posted in Collections, Faculty, News, Resources, Services, Students by Tomaro Taylor | No Comments »

“What’s an archive?” you say?  Visit the FMHI Research Library to find out.  You can also learn about our archival research collections by visiting: http://lib.usf.edu/fmhi/archives/historical-records-papers/.  (Additional collections are available at the USF Tampa Library Special Collections).

How can archives benefit your research?

  • Archives provide records of activity, which can be used to understand the functions, purpose,  interests, and goals of organizations and individuals.
  • Archival records can be current or non-current, which  allows researchers to better understand the context within which certain activities occur.
  • In addition to printed or textual  information, archives can include images, audio recordings and visual materials  – a wide-range of items that can support and complement your research from various angles.

What are some of the FMHI Library’s archival collections?
(If you don’t know what a finding aid is, click it to find out! Or, here’s a hint – a finding aid is a detailed description of a collection’s contents.)

  • Colleen Lunsford Bevis collection >> finding aid
  • Dr. Charles S. Mahan papers (currently, only select materials are available for research use)
  • Florida Commission on Mental Health and Substance Abuse papers  >> finding aid
  • Florida Study Commission on Child Welfare papers >> finding aid
  • JCAHO Papers on the Accreditation of FMHI >> finding aid
  • National Commission to Prevent Infant Mortality papers
  • Joseph B. Sidowski research materials >> finding aid
  • David C. Speer research materials
  • SEDNET: Multiagency Service Network for Severely Emotionally Disabled Students >> finding aid

How do I use the FMHI Library’s archival research collections?
All researchers are asked to read this page first and this page second.

Questions?
Contact FMHI Librarian and Archivist, Tomaro Taylor at tomaro@usf.edu or (813) 974-5750.

 

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