Category Archives: Around the Library

Tilt Brush demo on Thursday, 1/19!

The Library is very excited to host a demonstration by the Google Developer Group, Central Virginia, of Google’s wildly popular virtual reality app: Tilt Brush! Offering artists both a limitless combination of brushes, colors, and even things like smoke and stars … Continue reading

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Fantastic Funding & where to find it

All faculty, staff, and students at UVA now have access to two new funding discovery tools, Pivot and GrantForward. These tools allow researchers to locate funding opportunities based on their individual research interests. Both Pivot and GrantForward allow researchers to … Continue reading

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CMHSL: A New Look for 2017

The MILL In January, we will be unveiling the MILL on the first floor of the Health Sciences Library.  The MILL is an acronym for Multipurpose Innovative Learning Lab.  It will feature our Presentation Studio (green screen, professional lighting/camera), a … Continue reading

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Health Sciences Library Outreach Librarian Ann Duesing Retires

This December, Ann Duesing, the Health Sciences Library Outreach Librarian based at UVA’s College at Wise, will retire after 22 years of service in Southwest Virginia. When Ann began working at the Library, she focused on providing library services and … Continue reading

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Join us for Jolly Digital Holidays!

The Library invites you to have some technological fun this holiday season with our event “Jolly Digital Holidays”! When: December 6th- 12:30-3:30 PM December 15th- 9:00 AM- noon Where: The Presentation Studio (lower floor of the Health Sciences Library) What: … Continue reading

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UVA BioConnector Gets More Collaborative

        The BioConnector is proud to announce a new partnership supporting research computing at UVA. The Computational and Data Resource Exchange (CADRE) is a University-wide service designed to simplify the process of finding local research and data … Continue reading

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New Exhibit: Fever Charts

The history of yellow fever dates back to the 1600s when the first recorded outbreaks occurred in the Caribbean. In the centuries that followed, researchers and physicians sought to understand and combat this deadly disease. Early theories about yellow fever … Continue reading

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October is American Archives Month

  American Archives Month is a time to promote the work of archivists and celebrate archival collections around the country. From the National Archives in Washington, D.C., to local historical societies, institutions large and small use this month to highlight … Continue reading

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Library Director Gretchen Arnold, on National Medical Librarians Month

  October is National Medical Librarians Month. The Claude Moore Health Sciences Library is part of a national network of medical libraries, which includes the National Library of Medicine (part of the National Institutes of Health). All medical libraries have … Continue reading

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New Exhibit: Civil War Medicine

Life and Limb: The Toll of the American Civil War, a traveling exhibit from the National Library of Medicine, is now on display in the main lobby of the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library. The American Civil War is a … Continue reading

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