Traffic changes begin Jan. 13 for vehicles and pedestrians near Taubman Health Sciences Library

  Text from UMHS Blog Post: The construction site for the renovation of the A. Alfred Taubman Health Sciences Library (THSL) will begin to take shape the week of Jan. 13, resulting in closures to one lane of traffic on Catherine Street and changes to a popular pedestrian route. The library closed Dec. 22 for a … Continue reading Traffic changes begin Jan. 13 for vehicles and pedestrians near Taubman Health Sciences Library

Signs of the Times — Our Doors Are Closed Until 2015

Yes, you read that correctly. The Taubman Health Sciences Library building closed last night at 11:45PM and will not re-open until 2015. Why???????????? This is part of the planned renovation of our building. But I need help with_____!!!!! We can still help you. The entire staff of the library (THL) has moved out of the … Continue reading Signs of the Times — Our Doors Are Closed Until 2015

THL preparing for temporary closing during renovation

The Taubman Health Sciences Library (THL) is about to close temporarily for a major renovation. The library will remain open until closing time (11:45pm) on December 22, 2013. As usual, the library will have extended exam hours beginning December 8th. On November 18, 2013, the books that are still located in the THL building will be … Continue reading THL preparing for temporary closing during renovation

Building Update Sept. 23, 2013: A message from James A. Bell, Horace I. Bomar and Jane Blumenthal

Yesterday, the University of Michigan Board of Regents gave the final approval necessary for the project that will transform the A. Alfred Taubman Health Sciences Library building. In preparation for the project, offices and services in the building have relocated, or will in coming months. The Program in Biomedical Sciences (PIBS) and the Medical Scientist … Continue reading Building Update Sept. 23, 2013: A message from James A. Bell, Horace I. Bomar and Jane Blumenthal

Next steps in the building renovation plan

With the academic year behind us, we turn our attention to 2013-14 and the major construction project that will begin later this year. In December, we will beginthe renovation of the A. Alfred Taubman Health Sciences Library building. The entire library building will close in mid-December 2013. When construction is complete, the library building will … Continue reading Next steps in the building renovation plan

THL temporary space during renovation

Taubman Health Sciences (THL) staff continues to prepare for the renovation of the THL building. In December 2013, THL staff offices will move to temporary space in the Neuroscience Hospital Building 2 (NHB2) until the construction project is complete. The public parts of the library will also be relocating, though we don’t have the exact … Continue reading THL temporary space during renovation

Regents approve schematic design for Taubman Health Sciences Library renovation

The U-M Board of Regents approved the schematic design for the renovation of the Taubman Health Sciences Library building at their March 21 meeting. Their approval moves the renovation project a step closer to completion.  Within months, work will begin on a $55 million project to transform the Taubman Health Sciences Library building into a … Continue reading Regents approve schematic design for Taubman Health Sciences Library renovation

Taubman Health Sciences Library moves print collection

The moment Taubman Health Sciences Library (THL) director and associate university librarian Jane Blumenthal has been patiently awaiting has finally arrived. “The books are moving,” says Blumenthal, “beginning on March 4.” She expects the move, which will shift the bulk of THL’s print collection to an off-campus storage facility, to be complete by the end … Continue reading Taubman Health Sciences Library moves print collection

THL Print Collection Move Update

The Taubman Health Sciences Library print collection move, mentioned in the July 2nd blog post, has been postponed for the Fall.  As mentioned before, the bulk of the print collection will begin moving to a permanent storage location.  The remaining core THL book collection will remain in a secured area of the building and is … Continue reading THL Print Collection Move Update