ORCID, Open Access, and You!

2017-10-30 10:11:04


October 23-29, 2017, is International Open Access Week. It is an opportunity to celebrate and advocate for open information. Researchers can support open access and build their own scholarly reputation at the same time through the ORCID iD system. In honor…


Digital Health Device Collection

2017-08-14 07:49:21

The Health Sciences Library is excited to announce the launch of our Digital Health Device Collection. This collection provides faculty, researchers, staff, and students with resources and potential digital health solutions for their patients and research projects. The collection features digital health devices for tracking activity, motion control, mindfulness, and…


Welcome to our new Interns at UNC Healthcare!

2017-08-01 08:59:27

As you arrive at UNC and orient yourself to the services on campus, we want to make sure you are aware of the assistance the Health Sciences Library and its librarian specialists can provide you. “Google can bring you back 100,000 answers, a librarian can bring you back the right…


Starting a Systematic Review? HSL can help!

2017-03-22 08:41:00

When Rachael Posey, Eshelman School of Pharmacy liaison and Systematic Review Coordinator for the Health Sciences Library, consults with researchers on starting a systematic review, their reaction is similar. "They are surprised at how much the librarians do and how much information they know. Many just expect the librarians to…


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…


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…


Microforms at HSL Can Now Be Digitized

2017-02-28 08:58:00

The UNC Health Sciences Library has recently upgraded its microform reader to permit the easy digitization of both microfilm and microfiche. Located in the Audiovisual / Microforms section in the basement of the library the new equipment can quickly create high-resolution scans of any microform document (click here for…


More Computers! More Locations!

2016-12-16 13:41:04

Working with campus ITS, the Health Sciences Library (HSL) now provides access to four new iMacs and 26 new Windows computers, along with three stand-up, quick look-up computer stations, on the first floor of the library. The new equipment is accompanied by new furniture (new ergonomic chairs will arrive soon),…


New: Use Your Onyen to Access ILLiad (ILL) Services

2016-12-16 13:42:02

The Health Sciences Library (HSL) is pleased to announce that UNC-Chapel Hill (UNC) users with, or eligible for, an Onyen are now able to use their Onyen login information to make ILLiad (ILL) requests. For UNC affiliated people already registered with ILL, your Onyen…


National Study Illustrates HSL's Value for Clinical Decision Making and Patient Study

2016-12-16 13:42:19

An independent North American study conducted in 2011 found that library users based at UNC Hospitals placed a very high value on Health Sciences Library (HSL) resources and services. Moreover, the HSL's results were, by and large, higher than the average for all respondents and significant. The overall purpose of this study…


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