New UNC partnership with Duke and the Durham VA Medical Center

2017-03-09 11:17:04

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…


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…


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…


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.…


10 things HSL can do to help you!

2017-03-28 14:59:37

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 Traveling Exhibition Coming to HSL in January

2017-02-21 08:56:13

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…


2nd Annual Data Visualization Showcase & Contest

2017-03-28 14:58:31

UNC students will present their data visualizations on April 11 at HSL’s 2nd Annual Data Visualization Showcase & Contest! Topics include: An Analysis of Physician Labor Force in North Carolina Chemicals in cosmetics Understanding Child Hunger The Need for Universal Healthcare The event will be held from 2pm – 4pm…


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…


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