Posts Categorized: Around the Library

New E-Books

The book titles listed below have recently been added to the Library’s growing collection of electronic books. Click on a linked book title below to browse a table of contents or to read the full-text. A more comprehensive list of e-books available can be found on the Library’s E-Books page. Do you want to recommend the purchase of a… Read more »

CMHSL Holiday Hours

After-hours Space Whenever the library is closed, our large after-hours space, with computers and study rooms, is open to anyone with a valid UVA Health System ID. Holiday Hours Monday, December 21: 7:30am-5pm Tuesday, December 22: 7:30am-5pm Wednesday, December 23: 7:30am-5pm Thursday, December 24: Closed Friday, December 25: Closed Saturday, December 26: 9am-5pm Sunday, December… Read more »

New E-Book Editions in ClinicalKey

ClinicalKey has recently added a number of important new editions to its collection of over 1100 medical textbooks, including the 41st edition of Gray’s Anatomy. Atlas of Pelvic Anatomy and Gynecologic Surgery Autopsy Pathology: A Manual and Atlas Basic Immunology: Functions and Disorders of the Immune System Breastfeeding: a Guide for the Medical Profession Brenner… Read more »

Remembering Joan Echtenkamp Klein

Joan Echtenkamp Klein, Alvin V. & Nancy Baird Curator for Historical Collections, died suddenly at her home on December 2nd. Joan spent most of her professional career here in the Library leading the Historical Collections and Services department. Joan first joined the Library in 1982, coming from the University of Virginia Special Collections department. Joan… Read more »

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 »