Author Archives: Dan Wilson

Lunchtime Yoga in the Library

Thanks to a partnership with the School of Nursing’s Compassionate Care Initiative, four free yoga sessions will be offered in the library in August.  The sessions are from noon to 12:45 on August 1st, 8th, 15th, and 22nd.  A limited … Continue reading

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Library Conference Room Available for Self-reservations

The Detmer Conference Room in the after-hours space of the Health Sciences Library is now available for self-reservations, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.  Reservations are limited to 3 hours per day.  For more information, please contact our … Continue reading

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CMHSL: A New Live Performance Venue

Beginning this fall, the Health Sciences Library will add live performance venue to its list of services and resources.  Scheduled throughout the year will be lunchtime performances provided by your fellow UVA students, staff, and faculty.  It’s all in the … Continue reading

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New Browser Extension to Access Free Articles

Unpaywall is a browser extension to legally access free articles.  Available for Chrome and Firefox, Unpaywall searches thousands of open-access repositories worldwide, including PubMed Central, the DOAJ, Crossref, DataCite, Google Scholar, and BASE.

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Projection Now Available in Detmer Room

The Detmer Room in the after hours space of the library has become a popular meeting place for our Health System patrons.  To meet the needs of patrons who wish to project something when using the room, we recently purchased … Continue reading

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Remembering Dr. M.C. Wilhelm

On January 18, 2017, the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library was saddened to learn about the death of Morton “M.C.” Wilhelm. Dr. Wilhelm was a professor emeritus at the University of Virginia and was renowned for his contributions to the … Continue reading

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New E-Books from Safari

When some people speak, everyone listens. When they need commitment to projects, others jump on board. These are the lucky few with “presence”—that subtle magnetic field that signals authority and authenticity. Wouldn’t it be great if doors opened as effortlessly … Continue reading

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CMHSL: A New Look for 2017

The MILL In January, we will be unveiling the MILL on the first floor of the Health Sciences Library.  The MILL is an acronym for Multipurpose Innovative Learning Lab.  It will feature our Presentation Studio (green screen, professional lighting/camera), a … Continue reading

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New eBook – Vital Signs: Core Metrics for Health & Health Care Progress

Vital Signs explores the most important issues – healthier people, better quality care, affordable care, and engaged individuals and communities – and specifies a streamlined set of 15 core measures. These measures, if standardized and applied at national, state, local, … Continue reading

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Lactation Room Now Available

The Library is pleased to announce its newly-designated lactation space. This is a private, lockable room in the Cabell Room and is available during regular library hours.  Those wishing to use the room should show their Health System ID at the Service … Continue reading

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