Category Archives: Around the Library

UVA Libraries Digital Collecting Project

Recognizing the significance of the events that took place the weekend of August 12, the University of Virginia Libraries are building an archive of materials that are relevant to the “Unite the Right” rally and its aftermath. An online portal … Continue reading

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Data, Analysis, Visualization, and Computing Workshops!

Searching for free workshops on all things data? Look no further! The fall roster of sessions on data management, analysis, visualization, and computing is complete. Whether you’re a computing novice or a seasoned programmer, we have something for everyone. There … Continue reading

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New Exhibit: From DNA to Beer

Bacteria, yeast, mold, and other microorganisms can be the catalysts for severe illnesses, but they can also be used to produce life-saving medications, not to mention food and beverage items that are consumed every day. A traveling exhibit from the … Continue reading

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An interview with Dan Wilson

Dan Wilson, Associate Director for Collections & Library Services, has served as the liaison to the UVA Health System Emergency Management team for several years. Below, Dan recounts his experiences working in the Family Assistance Center, which was located in the Health Sciences … Continue reading

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Recent Acquisitions

The newly published books listed below have been added to the Library’s collection of electronic books. Click on any linked title to browse a table of contents or to read the full-text. A comprehensive list of health sciences e-books available can be found … Continue reading

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Welcome from the Director

Welcome, new students and faculty! On behalf of the staff of the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, I would like to express our excitement at having you here with us.  We hope that you will think of the Health Sciences … 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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New Exhibit: Surviving and Thriving

A new traveling exhibit from the National Library of Medicine is on display in the main lobby of the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library. Surviving and Thriving: AIDS, Politics, and Culture documents the history of AIDS and the experiences of … Continue reading

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F1000 Workspace: A New Way Manage Literature References

What Is F1000Workspace? F1000Workspace is a platform to help biology and medical researchers discover and collect literature, manage references and prepare manuscripts, grant  applications, posters, talks, etc. for submission. It consists of a web-based application, a browser extension, and a powerful plugin for … Continue reading

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The Summer of Classes & Ice Cream

  If you’re searching for ways to stay cool this summer, then look no further than the Health Sciences Library! Our Summer Class Series offers hot topics and cold ice cream so that you can keep learning and enjoy delicious treats at … Continue reading

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