Alternative Spring Break at the National Library of Medicine: NLM as an Organization

Spring break is often a time for relaxation, warm temperatures, and sleeping in.  However, for nearly 100 UMSI students, it was a week of engaged experiential learning at not-for profit and governmental agencies in New York City, Chicago, Detroit, and Washington, DC.  I was one of the 40 students who participated in the DC Metropolitan … Continue reading Alternative Spring Break at the National Library of Medicine: NLM as an Organization

Holiday Library Hours

The Taubman Health Sciences Library will be CLOSED Thursday, November 22nd and Friday, November 23rd in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. The library will reopen Saturday, November 24th at 1:00pm and will resume regular hours on Sunday, November 25th. We wish you all a happy and safe holiday!!  


Spearheaded by the Taubman Health Sciences Library, MLibrary@NCRC will opens its doors to the public and the NCRC community on Monday, July 2nd.  Its mission is to provide innovative library services to overcome the traditional barriers to translational and interdisciplinary research, meet the information needs of academic and industry partners, and support the strategic growth of NCRC … Continue reading MLibrary@NCRC

#200!! Planning a Strategic Lineup …

Planning a Strategic Lineup for the Delivery of Effective Reference Services Erin Kerby, MSI; Nadia J. Lalla, MLIS; Deborah Lauseng, AMLS University of Michigan (UM) You already know the librarians here are smart and creative; active in research as well as teaching; working in areas from biotechnology to educational technology, history to health literacy; presenting … Continue reading #200!! Planning a Strategic Lineup …

Leaky Pipes = Some THL Journals Moved to 6th Floor Until 9/14

Due to leaky pipes, some journals have had to be moved from the 5th floor to the 6th floor of the library temporarily. Anesthesiology Review  to  Annales de Chirurgie  Paris  vol. 45  1991 Australasian Journal of Pharmacology  to   Berichte Physiologie Physiologische Chemie und Pharmakologie  vol. 174  1956 Irish Journal of Medical Sciences  vol. 20  1855  to  Israel … Continue reading Leaky Pipes = Some THL Journals Moved to 6th Floor Until 9/14

Using Mirlyn This Weekend (7/29/11-7/31/11)

Due to a system upgrade, some Mirlyn features will be limited or unavailable this weekend. Beginning at 8:00 p.m. on Friday July 29: Links to electronic resources and library locations/call numbers will display, but detailed information about individual items, including circulation status, will not be available. Get This functionality will not be available Many My … Continue reading Using Mirlyn This Weekend (7/29/11-7/31/11)

New Web Access for SciFinder Scholar July 1

The access to SciFinder Scholar via the Client will be terminated on June 30, 2011. Please switch to the web version of SciFinder now if you have not done so. If you have the SciFinder Scholar client installed on your computer, please unload it after June 30, 2011. If you are using the client through … Continue reading New Web Access for SciFinder Scholar July 1