IPE Lunch & Learn

2017-01-20 08:27:33

The Health Sciences Library is hosting an IPE Lunch & Learn on Thursday, January 26, 2017 from 12 noon to 1pm in HSL Room 527.  Presented by the UNC Interprofessional Education (IPE) Committee, the event will serve as a education and networking session for Health Affairs students. BYO lunch and beverages…


Remembering Dr. Oliver Smithies

2017-01-12 08:50:16

The Health Sciences Library was saddened to hear of the passing of Dr. Oliver Smithies, UNC Chapel Hill's first full-time faculty member to win a Nobel Prize in 2007 and the School of Medicine's Weatherspoon Eminent Distinguished Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, on January 10, 2017. He was 91.…


10 things HSL can do to help you!

2017-01-19 08:54:54

With the start of a New Year, we want to remind you of the many services and resources HSL provides to help you in your academic journey. Reserve a group study room. The HSL has 20 study rooms, of which seven can be reserved. Reserve yours today ! Take…


Speaking Well: Over 30 Years of Help for Students and Faculty

2017-01-20 08:27:59

[caption id="attachment_8584" align="aligncenter" width="400"] Photo by Robert Ladd
Pictured, left to right, Sindy Martin; Monique Levesque-Pharoah; Nandita Mani, PhD; Bill Marlow; Sarah Michalak.[/caption] Last month, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, home of Bell Tower and After Five Bell Tower Toastmasters Clubs, received a Corporate Recognition Award for…


From DNA to Beer: NLM Travelling Exhibition Coming to HSL in January

2017-01-18 16:11:07

In January and February 2017, we will host the NLM travelling exhibit “From DNA to Beer: Harnessing Nature in Medicine and Industry.” This exhibit explores how bacteria, yeasts, and molds can cause sickness and restore health, as well as how scientists have harnessed these microbes to manufacture new medicines. It…


Be a part of our 2nd Annual Data Visualization Showcase & Contest

2016-12-09 09:06:49

Now accepting student submissions to HSL’s 2nd Annual Data Visualization Showcase & Contest! Deadline to enter is March 3, 2017. More details available at


New Guide to Help Address National Opioid Epidemic

2017-01-11 10:30:30

In response to the national opioid addiction crisis, the Health Sciences Library has created an Opioid Dependence Resource Guide for clinicians. The guide, which launched in early September but will be regularly updated, features research, clinical guidelines, continuing education courses, and other resources related to opioid addiction. "This opioid dependence…


Join in the Hunt in October!

2016-12-15 14:24:46

Grab a crossword, study the clues and locate the items within the library for a chance to win a FitBit and other prizes. The hunt will run through the month of October. October is National Medical Librarians Month, a month to both celebrate and raise awareness of the important role…


Try out NEJM Journal Watch

2016-12-16 13:34:04

Overwhelmed by the massive numbers of new articles published every day? The Health Sciences Library is pleased to announce a new subscription to NEJM Journal Watch. NEJM Journal Watch filters the latest medical research developments placed in a clinically relevant context. The most important research, medical news, drug information, public…


Try out the Board Vitals Shelf Exams

2016-12-16 13:34:29

Get ready for your NBME clerkship exams – use Board Vitals’ Shelf Exam self-quizzes to study wherever you are. Use this mobile-friendly resource to access thousands of multiple choice questions (just like on the exams!), vignettes, and long form questions. Each response will pull up a detailed response showing the…


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