Posts Categorized: Around the Library

Wilma Lynch Retires from CMHSL

The Library said good-bye today to Wilma Lynch, Administrative Services Manager.  Wilma joined the library staff 18 years ago and oversaw renovations and other major changes.  Wilma is well-know across the Health System and has a gift for getting things done.  We all wish her many happy years ahead.  

Notable New E-Book Editions

Recently published new editions include: Braddom’s Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 5th edition Cardiac Catheterization Handbook, 6th edition Clinical Radiation Oncology, 4th edition Learning Radiology: Recognizing the Basics, 3rd edition Maternal Newborn Nursing Care Plans, 3rd edition Principles of Critical Care, 4th edition Scheuer’s Liver Biopsy Interpretation, 9th edition Schwartz’s Principles of Surgery, 10th edition Smith’s… Read more »

CMHSL Librarian Creates Coursera Class

Kimberley Barker, CMHSL Emerging Technologies Librarian, has created a Personal Branding class, which is now available on-demand through Coursera. The course is designed to teach learners what personal branding means, how to become established on at least three social media platforms, and how to become familiar with the basics of digital security and reputation management. Kimberley… Read more »

New E-Books on STAT!Ref

    The following e-book titles were recently added to the collection of books that UVA has access to on the STAT!Ref site: Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology Handbook on Injectable Drugs High Acuity Nursing Maternal Newborn Nursing Care Plans Nutritional Epidemiology Also new are a series of  NCLEX-RN test preparation podcasts. STAT!Ref has partnered with… Read more »

Welcome from the Library Director

On behalf of all of the staff of the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, I would like to welcome all new students, faculty and staff to the Library. It is an exciting time for us when we see so many new faces in the Library and we love the opportunity to meet many of you… Read more »

Introducing JAMA Oncology

Earlier this year, the publisher of the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) introduced a new journal, JAMA Oncology.  In its premier issue, JAMA Oncology Editor Mary L. Disis, MD had this to say about the new publication: “The number of journals and periodicals available for review with new data and evolving standards of… Read more »

Updated Current Diagnosis & Treatment E-Books

For more than 70 years, professors, students, and clinicians have trusted the LANGE Current Diagnosis & Treatment books for high-quality, current, concise medical information in a convenient, portable format. Whether for coursework, clerkships, USMLE preparation, specialty board review, or patient care, there are a variety of LANGE books for many medical specialties. The following e-books were… Read more »

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Here’s Where Most of Our Old Print Journals Are Located

Ivy Stacks is a high-density shelving facility located on Ivy Road.  Several years ago, we made the decision to send most of our older print journals to Ivy Stacks in order to free up space for other purposes.  Here’s a short video of the facility produced by the University of Virginia Magazine.