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HSHSL Open Access Publishing Fund for Early-Career Researchers

The HSHSL’s Open Access Publishing Fund is designed to improve access to research produced at the University of Maryland, Baltimore and: The fund will reimburse 50% of the cost of article processing charges for Open Access (OA) journals up to … Continue reading

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Set Up Google Scholar to Link to HSHSL Resources

Many of the full-text resources in Google Scholar are only available to subscribing institutions. By selecting the HSHSL as a library link, items owned by the Library will have the Find It @ HSHSL link as part of the citation. … Continue reading

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HSHSL Closed July 4-7

The HSHSL will be closed Thursday, July 4 – Sunday, July 7 for the Independence Day holiday.

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“Hiding in the Walls” Documentary & Discussion, Wed, July 10, Noon – 1:30 p.m.

Join the HSHSL for a screening and group discussion of “Hiding in the Walls,” a documentary that explores the fraught history of lead’s government-mandated use in low-income housing in Baltimore. The film delves into how lead poisoning became an accepted … Continue reading

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HSHSL Closed for Juneteenth

In observance of Juneteenth, the HSHSL will be closed on Wednesday, June 19. This special day marks the end of slavery in the United States and celebrates African American freedom and achievements. We join in honoring this significant day in … Continue reading

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700 Books Donated to the Maryland Book Bank

The 2024 HSHSL Book it Forward campaign has successfully wrapped up! Thanks to the UMB community’s incredible generosity, we donated 700 children’s books to the Maryland Book Bank. This organization is committed to expanding equitable access to books in under-resourced … Continue reading

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New Exhibit: This Lead is Killing Us, June 10 – July 12

The HSHSL is hosting a traveling banner exhibition exploring the story of citizen action taken against the environmental danger of lead. Lead exposure can cause neurological problems and even death. Despite this, lead has been pervasive in many aspects of … Continue reading

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Update Blackboard Permalinks to Library Resources by June 30

Are you using permalinks to library resources in your Blackboard course? Please be aware that, due to the HSHSL’s transition to a new library system, permalinks taken from OneSearch will stop working on June 30 unless you update them. Here … Continue reading

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1807: Selected Works from UMB’s Art & Literary Journal

The University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB), is proud to announce the unveiling of a captivating art exhibit in the Health Sciences and Human Services Library (HSHSL). Running from June 10 to July 28, the exhibit promises a journey through diverse … Continue reading

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PubMed FindIt Button Not Working

The yellow FindIt button in PubMed that links to full-text is not functional at the moment. As we work to resolve the issue there are two options: We will let you know when the issue has been resolved.

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