LSL NOW News and Events of the Lamar Soutter Library

Bringing HIV/AIDS Information to the Heart of the Commonwealth: University of Massachusetts Medical School

Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 15:15

The University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS) Lamar Soutter Library is excited about the launch of the AIDS Community Outreach Project, “Bringing HIV/AIDS Information to the Heart of the Commonwealth”. The project is a collaboration between the Lamar Soutter Library, AIDS Project Worcester (APW), and Worcester Public Library (WPL).

“Assistive Technology: High-and Low-Tech Approaches to Accessibility”, an exhibit by Miriam Madsen, MEng

Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 11:02

Ever wanted to learn about how people with a variety of disabilities navigate the world? This year marks Miriam’s fourth year recognizing National Disability Awareness Month with an exhibit on technologies that help enhance and change the lives of persons with disabilities.The exhibit includes educational posters, tactile maps and money markers, and computer software products including sign language training videos and a web browser for children with autism.

Lamar Soutter Library Expands its Consortia Memberships

Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 13:47

Lamar Soutter Library (LSL) has returned to full membership in the Boston Library Consortium (BLC), a collaborative consortium of 18 academic and research library members from New England. This partnership provides innovative and cost-effective access to shared information resources, services, and expertise that allow its member libraries to best serve the teaching, research, and scholarship needs of their parent institutions.