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March 1, 2019

Come Explore Nutrition at the Library for Health Information

March is National Nutrition Month according to the National Health Observances from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

January 29, 2019

The Health Sciences Library schedule during inclement weather

During inclement weather, the Health Sciences Library schedule may change unexpectedly, as the safety of the Library staff and patrons is our first priority. The following should be considered when planning a trip to the Library during inclement weather: - If the University is closed (classes...

October 23, 2018

Register for an HSL Space Focus Group

As significant transformations to campus health sciences spaces get underway, the Health Sciences Library is taking a look at its own spaces and services, looking for ways to best meet our customers' needs in this changing landscape. To that end, we are reaching out to the populations that we serve...

October 12, 2018

5 JoVE Video Journals Now Available

Subscriptions to 5 JoVE Video Journals are now available through the Health Sciences Library.  JoVE (the Journal of Visualized Experiments) is a video methods journal that publishes experimental techniques in a visual format with detailed text protocols to increase scientific reproducibility and...

October 10, 2018

Celebrate National Medical Librarians Month - Learn How HSL Librarians Support You!

October is National Medical Librarians Month.  Celebrate with us and learn about how each of the HSL librarians support OSU students, faculty, and staff:   Lynda Hartel – HSL Interim Director, and Associate Professor

August 22, 2018

Pardon the Noise and Disruption! Changes to HSL Space and Hours for Fall 2018

Space Happenings You asked for them—water bottle filling stations!  In August/September, bottle filling stations with clean, filtered water will be installed on HSL floors 1-5.   External wall repairs for Prior Hall-- These repairs, which began in July, will likely continue into September.  ...

August 21, 2018

Register for Workshops Sponsored by HSL in Conjunction with TDAi Data Analytics Month in September

For more information and to register for each event, visit the links below:

August 1, 2018

Medical Visuals Reaches 10,000th Project Request

Health Sciences Library Medical Visuals Reaches Milestone: 10,000th Project Request

July 23, 2018

Announcing Covidence and a New Systematic Review Guide: Tools to Better Manage Systematic Review Processes

The HSL has purchased an unlimited license to Covidence, a tool that can help you save time and more easily manage information used in systematic reviews (SR). Covidence guides teams through the SR process: data gathering, screening, data extraction, and data export. It can save time and reduce the...

May 11, 2018

Register for Grant Writing Events Sponsored by the HSL & CCTS

For more information and to register for each event, visit the links below:

January 10, 2018

HSL Online Credit Card Payments Now Available

HSL now accepts online payments using Visa or Mastercard for library fines, poster payments, and other library invoices. Look for more information on your invoice or visit the Online Payment form to make a payment today.

January 10, 2018

460B Computer Lab Reserved Jan 29 - March 3 for IHIS Infusion Pump Training

 The IHIS Infusion Pump Integration Project is a major MedCtr initiative set to go live March 2018. Evidence-based literature has successfully illustrated the impact of infusion pump safety software on the quality and safety of patient care and this  project is a significant MedCtr patient safety...

December 1, 2017

November 21, 2017

November 1, 2017

Optimize Search Skills and Assess Research Impact - Register for November 15th Workshops

The Health Sciences Library (HSL) is sponsoring workshops on November 15th on using Embase and Scopus to optimize search skills and assess research impact.  See below for more information and links to register. Scopus Tools for Assessing Research Impact and Effective SearchingNov. 15, 2-3 pm,...

October 19, 2017

Focused Customer Services Hours

Focused Customer Service Hours    Health Sciences Library Public Services Desk provides our full range of services during these hours:       Sunday 12pm-6pm Monday-Thursday 7:30am-8pm

September 29, 2017

Focused Customer Services Hours begin October 15

Focused Customer Service Hours Begin October 15   The Health Sciences Library will be implementing Focused Customer Service Hours beginning Sunday, October 15, 2017.   Sunday 12pm-6pm Monday-Thursday 7:30am-8pm Friday 7:30am-6pm

July 24, 2017

Changes to 5th Floor Study Space

Room 550 will be closed for study space while the Medical Center plans for its future.   During this time, additional study space on the 5th floor will be availble in room 580.  Study spaces remain available on the 1st through 4th floors.  We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.  

May 30, 2017

Register for Writing Workshops Sponsored by the HSL and CCTS

For more information and to register for each workshop, visit the links below:

March 28, 2017

Liaison Librarian Newsletter Available

Liaison librarians at the Health Sciences Library have put together a brief newsletter highlighting some important resources available to students, faculty, and staff. The first issue discusses what liaison librarian services, citation management software, and Embase. College of Medicine version
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