Category Archives: Around the Library

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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AccessSurgery Not Being Renewed

After consultation with the Department of Surgery, the Library has decided to not renew the license for AccessSurgery online textbooks when the current agreement expires on June 30, 2017.  Decreased usage and rising costs were the basis for this decision.  However, some … Continue reading

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CMHSL: A New Live Performance Venue

Beginning this fall, the Health Sciences Library will add live performance venue to its list of services and resources.  Scheduled throughout the year will be lunchtime performances provided by your fellow UVA students, staff, and faculty.  It’s all in the … Continue reading

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Transplant Interest Group, others, to sponsor organ donation events

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The Four Colleges of the UVA School of Medicine

Today each medical student at UVA is assigned to one of four colleges within the School of Medicine: Dunglison College, Hunter College, Pinn College, and Reed College, but this system is a relatively new practice at UVA. Of the 123 students who … Continue reading

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