NIH Requires New Bibliography Management

2016-12-16 13:38:57

On June 10th, the NIH announced that eRA Commons bibliography management is moving to an enhanced version of My NCBI, the PubMed / NCBI personal space for storing references. Starting on July 23, 2010, PIs will no longer be able to enter new citations in eRA Commons and must use…


Data Management Toolkit Helps NSF Grant Applicants

2016-12-16 13:39:17

Beginning Jan. 18, 2011, the National Science Foundation (NSF) will require that all grant proposals include a data management plan. Plans must conform to the NSF data sharing policy and should describe what best practices or standards will be used to organize data, as well as how data will be…


HSL Launches New Blog

2016-12-16 13:39:33

The UNC Health Sciences Library (HSL) launched a new blog on Feb. 14 designed to encourage anyone who interacts with the HSL to share their stories and/or comments about what it is they love about the library -- resources, services, people or anything else. Share Your Love of…


HSL Guides: Connecting Users to Helpful Resources

2016-12-16 13:40:27

UNC Health Sciences Library (HSL) staff members have created a collection of subject guides and “how to” tutorials to help users build their information seeking skills and to guide them through the wealth of information resources available at UNC and beyond. The Guides homepage provides a portal to…


Brain Imaging Could Detect Autism Risk in Infants

2016-12-16 13:41:23

Users In the News: Brain Imaging Could Detect Autism Risk in Infants as Young as 6 Months "...findings suggest that early on, there is something different going on in children who develop ASDs,” says Geraldine Dawson, chief science officer of Autism Speaks who is also a professor of psychiatry at…


New Resource: Joanna Briggs Institute EBP Database

2016-12-16 13:42:38

The Joanna Briggs Institute’s Evidence Based Practice database of systematic reviews complements those found in the Cochrane Library. The Health Sciences Library now subscribes to both resources with the addition of JBI EBP, also known as Joanna Briggs Institute Complete, in January of 2013.  The Joanna Briggs Institute is located…


Access to Bates’ Guide to Visual Examination

2016-12-16 13:43:16

The HSL is pleased to offer the Bates’ series of visual examination guides online.  Access is restricted to UNC faculty, staff, and students.  You will need your onyen to login.  To access the guides, visit http://  If you encounter any problems accessing the videos, please


New Health Literacy Resources Available

2017-12-20 10:45:12

NC Health Info (NCHI), the Health Sciences Library’s (HSL) consumer health website, is constantly updating and adding to its content to help citizens in North Carolina and beyond better manage their own health information. Recently, NCHI added a new link to the National Network of Libraries of Medicine’s…


NEW NIH Public Access Policy Compliance Help

2016-12-16 13:43:38

Reaching compliance with the NIH Public Access Policy before July 1, 2013 involves current and retrospective publications. To help you comply, the Health Sciences Library provides the following NEW guide to walk you through the steps: The NIH Public Access Policy and You Separate sections for: Retroactive submission of grant funded…


New Tablet App Allows Easy Access to Electronic Journals

2016-12-16 13:44:12

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries are proud to announce a one year trial of BrowZine. This trial is being funded by the Friends of the Health Sciences Library so that iPad and Android tablet users can pull most of UNC-CH's current journal subscriptions into one visual…


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