Category Archives: Services

Meet Your Librarian!

Did you know that each school has a librarian dedicated to working with its faculty, staff, and students?  What your librarian can do for you: Consult with you to assist with literature searching and research Collaborate on comprehensive literature searches … Continue reading

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Walk-in Hours with the Writing Center at HS/HSL

Email writingcenter@umaryland.edu with any questions. The Writing Center and Library are teaming up to bring writing consultants to you. Every Wednesday, from 6-8 p.m. a writing consultant will be at the HS/HSL in Room 128 to consult on your writing. … Continue reading

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Let Us Help You Prepare for Graduate Research Day

Students preparing for the upcoming annual Graduate Research Conference on Thursday, March 15, are discovering the Health Sciences & Human Services Library’s value in the research process. Each school’s faculty librarian can meet with students to retrieve relevant articles from … Continue reading

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Try The Bioinformatics + Data Science Workstation

The HS/HSL recently added a bioinformatics workstation to the research commons area on the Library’s first floor. The high performance computer is loaded with licensed and open-source software and is dedicated to high-throughput data analysis for faculty, staff, and students of UMB. Continue reading

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New Camera at Presentation Studio Allows Direct Upload to Blackboard

Try out the *new Canon video camera that records directly to SD cards in MP4 format so that you can upload your recording directly to Blackboard. The Presentation Practice Studio provides University of Maryland, Baltimore students, faculty, and staff with the space … Continue reading

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Reserve a Study Room, HS/HSL 2nd & 3rd Floors

Reserve a Study Room Three study rooms on the HS/HSL’s second floor and ten on the third floor may be reserved for group study. Priority is given to UM faculty, staff and students. Each room has a table and chair, … Continue reading

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3D Printers Are Revolutionizing Medicine

Photo: Scott Streble, University of Minnesota Foundation From AAMC News, physicians and scientists are finding novel ways of using 3D printers to benefit patients.  The ability to customize a hand, an organ, or a pelvis has had amazing results. Success … Continue reading

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Success Stories from the HS/HSL Innovation Space

The HS/HSL Innovation Space, which opened in April 2015, is one of the first pioneering makerspaces created at an academic health sciences library to support health sciences education and research. The goal of the Innovation Space is to promote and … Continue reading

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Library Genie is Back! What Are Your 3 Library Wishes?

The Library Genie will be accepting wishes from October 1 to 31. Respond to our online form starting October 1. What could the Library offer on the 1st floor that would enhance your learning experience? Are there any new technologies … Continue reading

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HS/HSL’s Library Genie Responds

Last October, the Library Genie visited for a second time. He asked for your 3 library wishes, and you responded. A year later, we can happily say that 3 of your library wishes have been granted (with more to come): You … Continue reading

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