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HSL Librarians produce video published in JoVE

2017-02-17 15:36:31

[caption id="attachment_9076" align="alignnone" width="300"] Test Assistant and Child (Videography: Robert Ladd)[/caption] Health Sciences Library (HSL) librarians, Bob Ladd and Barbara Renner, produced a video recently published in JoVE (the Journal of Visualized Experiments). This video, on behavioral assessment of hearing in young children, was part of the HSL’s work on…

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New Room Use Policies

2017-02-17 08:47:54

The Health Sciences Library announces recent changes to its room reservation and use policies as a result of its migration to a new room reservation system. There is a combined room schedule and room request system. If you have made group study room reservations at HSL in the…

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Explore one of healthcare's most pressing challenges

2017-02-10 11:45:14

Explore how wearables can be used to seamlessly galvanize the 50+ population to take the right medications as prescribed. Join us on Discovery Day for the start of the Digital Health Innovation Sprint, hosted by The Hatchery at AARP and UNC Center for Health Innovation, Thursday, March 2, 2017…

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Duke UNC Health Professions Education Collaborative

2017-02-10 11:41:59

UNC is excited to announce a new partnership with Duke and the Durham VA Medical Center: the Health Professions Education Collaborative. Join us for our kick off events on March 8, 2017 and April 18, 2017. Part One: Interprofessional Collaboration and Networking Wednesday, March 8, 2017, 4:30-6:30 p.m. UNC School…

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Color Our Collections!

2017-02-10 11:41:49

From February 6-10, 2017, libraries, archives, and other cultural institutions around the world are sharing free coloring sheets and books based on materials in their collections. Users are invited to download and print the coloring sheets and share their filled-in images, using the hashtag #ColorOurCollections. All content is sourced…

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New art exhibits at the HSL

2017-02-10 11:48:09

Two new exhibits are now on display in the Health Sciences Library, featuring local artists, Chris Adamczyk and Matt Zigler.

Chris’s exhibit, Living Long Lives, is a “personal photography project”  that “explores the vitality and engagement in living a long life.  The people profiled in the project have…

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Remembering Dr. Oliver Smithies

2017-01-26 12:15:02

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.…

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10 things HSL can do to help you!

2017-02-07 11:47:00

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…

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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…

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

2017-02-09 10:53:18

In January and February 2017, we will host the NLM traveling 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…

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