Megan Fratta Appointed UNC Health Sciences Community Outreach and Global Health Librarian

2018-06-19 11:31:37

The Health Sciences Library is pleased to announce the appointment of Megan Fratta as the Community Outreach and Global Health Librarian, effective June 4. Director of the Health Sciences Library, Dr. Mani, says Megan’s integration into the HSL team promotes the library’s mission of extending our reach to our community…


HSL Provides Unique Real-Life Work Experience to Students interested in Digital Health

2018-06-19 11:32:16

You may think of the UNC Health Sciences Library (HSL) as a place that facilitates innovative research among health affairs students and medical staff. However, we also provide students with real-life work experience to better prepare them for a future in the information and health sciences fields.



Reconstructing Frankenstein’s Monster: Mary Shelley’s World in Print

2018-05-18 10:01:29

Opening April 26, 2018 “Reconstructing Frankenstein’s Monster: Mary Shelley’s World in Print” is a class-curated, full-scale exhibition about the world in which Mary Shelley wrote her classic novel “Frankenstein.” The exhibition focuses on themes such as global exploration, political turmoil in England and France, medical experimentation and sexual liberation. The…


Beat Exam Stress at University Libraries during Week of Balance

2018-05-08 08:33:02

Cuddle with a therapy dog, cat or miniature horse. Attend a yoga or mindfulness workshop. Escape with some virtual reality. Or scream it all out in front of Davis Library. Exam time is rough, but Carolina’s libraries are here for you with the Week of Balance. It’s a week of…


Five Reasons to Give $5 to Carolina’s Libraries for GiveUNC

2018-04-11 08:32:25

April 10 is GiveUNC, a day of action for Tar Heels everywhere to give back to Carolina.

At the University Libraries, we’re looking for 100 students to give $5 each. And who better to explain why you should than one of our student employees. Cassie Hazell is…


Jamie Conklin Appointed UNC Health Sciences Nursing Librarian

2018-04-10 12:52:25

Jamie Conklin, MLIS, has been named Nursing Librarian and Liaison to the School of Nursing at UNC-Chapel Hill. She officially joined the Health Sciences Library (HSL) team February 12, 2018. HSL serves as an indispensable partner in connecting people with knowledge and information to advance health and health care. Director…


HSL Hosts Carolina’s Very First Digital Health Symposium

2018-03-15 13:29:02

The Health Sciences Library (HSL) on Friday, February 23rd, hosted Carolina’s very first Digital Health symposium; Digital Health Everywhere. Approximately 90 people from academia, non-profit, government, and industry participated in this day-long event that highlighted current and emerging trends in digital health.  [caption id="attachment_10996" align="alignright" width="300"] Elaine Westbrooks speaking at…


Health Sciences Library helps UNC Demonstrate Impact

2018-03-09 09:28:52

 The Health Sciences Library Impact Measurement and Visualization Team partners with the UNC at Chapel Hill community to demonstrate collaboration and expertise in research, education, and clinical care.


The Health Sciences Library (HSL) has launched a new Impact Measurement and Visualization…


HSL to House New Interprofessional Education office

2018-05-09 12:17:47

[caption id="attachment_10899" align="alignleft" width="267"] Meg Zomorodi, clinical associate professor in the School of Nursing, will lead Carolina’s new Office for Interprofessional Education and Practice, housed in the Health Sciences Library.[/caption] The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill recently announced it has established a new Office of Interprofessional Education…


Hold your horses (or dogs, in this case), Lynn Gunter has retired!

2018-03-09 09:15:31

Lynn, the driving force behind Pet Therapy at the Health Sciences Library (HSL), retired earlier this month. Lynn worked for the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill for 30 years. Lynn started out in the University Cashiers Office, then moved on to the Office of Research Services, Department of…


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