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…


HSL Halloween Open House!

2017-11-01 08:13:41

Do you want to attend a Halloween event that won’t affect your waistline and is free of Disney princesses and Pokémon characters? Here’s your chance! Visit the UNC Health Sciences Library on Tuesday, October 31 at NOON (HSL 527) to view books, photographs, and medical equipment that…


National Medical Librarians Month

2017-11-01 08:24:47

We are celebrating National Medical Librarians Month! HSL is here for you! Our guides can help you find information on various topics such as Opioid Addition, Writing in the Health Sciences, Forming Focused Question with PICO, and Mobile Health Research. Our subject experts are…


Physician Assistants: Collaboration and Care

2017-10-11 10:05:26

The Health Sciences Library is pleased to present the National Library of Medicine’s traveling exhibition, Physician Assistants: Collaboration and Care. You can check out this informative exhibit on the 2nd floor of the Health Sciences Library, August 28 through October 6, 2017. An additional display about Physician Assistants history is…


Ovid announces downtimes for resources

2017-08-22 13:14:51

Ovid has announced the following infrastructure updates and resulting downtimes for their products. Please, see below for details about the affected products/components and expected downtime. The following tools will experience a downtime of up to 2 hours, beginning Thursday, 8/24, at 11 AM EDT. Joanna Briggs Institute (JBI) Tools JBI…


New @ the HSL, Fall 2017 edition

2017-08-24 13:22:13

Welcome to our new and returning faculty, staff, and students! In our endless quest to improve how we serve you, we’ve made a few changes to our resources and services. Here’s a summary of those improvements. Accelerate your systematic reviews! The Health Sciences Library is pleased to announce that it…


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…


Accelerate your systematic review

2017-11-01 08:24:35

The Health Sciences Library is pleased to announce that it now has an institutional site license for Covidence! Covidence is a web-based software platform that streamlines systematic reviews, significantly reducing the time and effort required to get your reviews done. It can also be used in the classroom as a…


Elaine L. Westbrooks Named University Librarian and Vice Provost for University Libraries

2017-08-14 07:49:44

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has selected Elaine L. Westbrooks, associate university librarian for research at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, as its new University librarian and vice provost for University Libraries. Approved by the University’s Board of Trustees, the appointment is effective Aug. 15.…


Five questions with HSL's new clinical librarian Rebecca McCall

2017-09-05 07:50:54

Rebecca McCall has been appointed as a clinical librarian at the Health Sciences Library.  Prior to this appointment, Rebecca worked as the library director of the Mercy College of Nursing and Health Sciences at Southwest Baptist University in Springfield, Missouri. Rebecca holds an M.S.L.S. from the UNC School of Information…


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