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Connective Issues Newsletter

The new Connective Issues is available. Find out about how the HS/HSL is supporting your work on campus and the expert resources and services we have to offer.

*Data Driven Library Decision Making – Looking at the Evidence
*Friends of National Library of Medicine Annual Conference, June 14-17
*Science not Silence – A March for Science in Washington, D.C.
*Poster Printing Bonanza!
*SNU Medical Librarians Visit HS/HSL
*Explore VR with zSpace
*Finding a Piece of Maryland in Rural North Carolina
*Confessions of a Home Brewer
*ACRL #CritLib Unconference

Everly Brown Collaboration, Community Service, Education, People, Research, Technology, University LifeMay 9, 20170 comments
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Friends of the National Library of Medicine

Friends of National Library of Medicine Annual Conference

Working with the National Library of Medicine and Research!America, the Friends of the National Library of Medicine will be holding its annual conference: “Consequential and Reproducible Clinical Research: Charting the Course for Continuous Improvement.”

The conference will discuss prevention of nonrepeatable research and inconsequential studies, highlight positive strategies to achieve trustworthy results, and significant quality improvement in clinical research studies.

The constructive and practical messages should benefit producers as well as users of clinical research discoveries. It features a variety of speakers including the School of Pharmacy’s Peter Doshi, PhD. The conference will take place June 14 to 17.


Ryan Harris Bulletin Board, Education, People, Research, University AdministrationApril 24, 20170 comments
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Connective Issues

Connective Issues Newsletter

In This Issue:

  • Health Sciences Libraries – Part of Interprofessional Education Too!
  • HS/HSL Innovation Space Adds Walk-in Hours and a Multimedia Mac Workstation
  • New Services in Research Data Management
  • New Student Survey Collects Data from New Users
  • The Library Genie Strikes Again!
  • Gallery Exhibit: From DNA to BEER, Harnessing Nature in Medicine & Industry
  • HS/HSL Special Event: “Confessions of a Homebrewer: the Science and the Passion”
  • Health Information Resources for Culturally Diverse Patients
  • Usage Survey – One Month Only
Everly Brown Education, People, Research, Technology, University LifeMarch 22, 20170 comments
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From Beer to DNA Exhibit

From DNA to Beer Exhibit at the HS/HSL

The HS/HSL will host “From DNA to Beer: Harnessing Nature in Medicine and Industry,” in the Weise Gallery now through April 22. This exhibit – developed and produced by the National Library of Medicine and the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History – explores some of the processes, problems, and potentials inherent in technologies that use life.

Find out more about the exhibit on the National Library of Medicine’s website.

Ryan Harris University LifeMarch 22, 20170 comments
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HS/HSL Special Event: Confessions of a Homebrewer

Please join us on April 12 for a special event to accompany our latest gallery exhibit, From DNA to Beer: Harnessing Nature in Medicine & Industry. The event will begin at 4 p.m. in the Library’s 5th floor Gladhill Board Room with a talk featuring enthusiastic homebrewer Drew Morgan. Morgan will share stories and insights about his brewing hobby and discuss some of the science behind making beer. Following the talk, there will be a reception in the Gladhill Hallway.

Although the event is free, seating is limited, and you must have a printed confirmation/ticket to attend. Attendees must be 21 and IDs will be checked the day of the event.

For additional information, contact Library Administration at 410-706-7545.

RSVP/Register Now

Ryan Harris Education, People, University Life, USGAMarch 22, 20170 comments
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HS/HSL Tips for New Students

* Want a quiet place to study? You can reserve select study rooms on the 2nd and 3rd floors. Don’t worry if you forget to make a reservation: there are plenty of other study rooms and quiet spaces to study throughout the library.

* Need help with a class assignment or research? Consider requesting a consultation with your school librarian.

* Forgot your charger at home? Come use the charging station on the Library’s 1st floor. It includes chargers for multiple devices.

* Need help while you’re at the Library? Come to the Information Services Desk on the 1st floor. Our staff can help you locate items, scan documents, search databases, and more! Or visit our Ask Us! page, where you can search a knowledge base of answers or chat with a staff member.

* Love to study early in the morning or late at night? The HS/HSL is open from 6 a.m. to 8 a.m., Monday through Friday for early study hours. You must enter the Library via the SMC Campus Center and show your UMB One Card. We also stay open until 1 a.m., Monday through Thursday.

Everly Brown Education, People, Research, Technology, University LifeSeptember 23, 20160 comments
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