Category Archives: Around the Library

Two UVA Health System Professionals Featured on WVTF Radio Show

Dr. Susan Modesitt, MD, Director of the Gynecologic Oncology Division and the Richard N. and Louse R. Crockett Professor in the Obstetrics and Gynecology Department and Ann Duesing, MLS, Claude Moore Health Sciences Library Outreach Librarian based at the UVA College … Continue reading

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WEB OF SCIENCE Rep Coming to CMHSL on April 29th

Tom Zamojcin, from Thomson-Reuters, will be here on Tuesday, April 29th to demo and answer questions about the new WEB OF SCIENCE design.  The event will be held on the first floor of the library in Room 1335 from 9am … Continue reading

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Space Changes Coming to CMHSL

Over the past three years, CMHSL has made several improvements to its space, including the BioConnector and the following enhancements to the after-hours space: six study rooms, water service, and a Keurig brewer.  Look for these additional changes over the … Continue reading

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Tablet Journal Browser App Renewed

The Health Sciences Library has renewed the university’s site license to BrowZine, a third-party tablet app designed to optimize the browsing of over 10,000 UVA scholarly journals by subject or title. The free BrowZine app is available from either the … Continue reading

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New Historical Collections Specialist: Dan Cavanaugh

Dan Cavanaugh is our new Historical Collections Specialist. He is no stranger to the library’s Historical Collections unit having worked on several projects there as an assistant over the past year. Prior to coming to the library, Dan worked in … Continue reading

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New Weekend Services Desk Assistant: Lloyd Gray

Lloyd Gray is our new weekend Services Desk assistant.  He is a 1989 UVA graduate and has previous work experience at the university in Alderman and Clemons libraries and as the Virginia Women’s Basketball Camp director and statistician.  Lloyd coached … Continue reading

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Susan Yowell Retires

Today is Susan Yowell’s last day of work at the Health Sciences Library.  Susan began working at the library in 1992, originally as supervisor of the Circulation department.  She led her Circulation team during the heyday of print journal usage … Continue reading

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Self-service Keurig Brewer Now Available

In response to patron feedback, we are now providing fresh water and a Keurig coffee maker in our after-hours area.  To use the Keurig, please bring your own cup and K-Cup.

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Photoshop Support at the Library

On November 6, 2013 I sat down with Jason Bennett, Web Designer Specialist at the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, to talk about his role in providing support for Adobe Photoshop software. What Photoshop support do you offer? I teach … Continue reading

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A Successful Research Data and Technology Fair

Over 100 participants attended last Friday’s Research Data and Technology Fair, made possible by the support of the National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM)/Southeastern Atlantic Region and the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library. The morning keynote speaker was Atul … Continue reading

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