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New Filtered Water Dispenser in After-hours Space

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Upcoming Classes at CMHSL

Looking to learn a new skill or enhance your knowledge on a topic?  The Claude Moore Health Sciences Library is your resource for free classes to help you find, organize, measure, analyze, and share information.  Spring classes are available and … Continue reading

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The UVA Medical Center Hour With the Most Views on YouTube

Video recordings for the UVA Medical Center Hour are freely available on YouTube back to 2009.  Currently, the most viewed video is “Normal at Any Cost: Tall Girls, Short Boys, and the Medical Manipulation of Height,” which was presented by … Continue reading

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Subscription Changes in 2015

Rising costs have made it necessary for the Library to discontinue access to a number of e-books and e-journals effective January 1, 2015. The Thieme E-Book Library (TEBL), a collection of over 80 illustrated medical textbooks, will be discontinued due to low … Continue reading

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Ebola Resources from the National Library of Medicine

In 2008, the National Library of Medicine created the Disaster Health Information Management Research Center (DIMRC) to improve access to health information resources for disaster preparedness, response, and recovery. DIMRC is currently maintaining a page of links to trusted resources … Continue reading

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I’ll Meet You at the Library

The Claude Moore Health Sciences Library now has a new space in its lobby designed to promote casual face-to-face conversations.  You don’t have to whisper, and please feel free to bring along something to eat or drink.

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Changes to the CMHSL Home Page

We recently made a few changes to our home page in response to feedback we received during usability testing.  Thanks to all who participated in the testing, as we are always looking for ways to make our site more user … Continue reading

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eBooks are the New Standard at CMHSL

If you entered CMHSL five years ago, you would have quickly found our general collection of print books, as it was predominately housed in the center of the largest room on the second floor of the library.  Today, you’d have … Continue reading

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Get Away to CMHSL to Study, Work, Relax, and Collaborate

Back in the years just before and after the turn of the twenty-first century, the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library (CMHSL) was filled with stacks of journals and books.  The photocopy room was busy with patrons photocopying articles from journals, … Continue reading

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Floorplan of CMHSL Space Changes

New carpet, some new furniture, and sound masking will change the look and feel of the second floor of Health Sciences Library by the end of summer.  The first change you will see when you enter the library is comfortable … Continue reading

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