LSL NOW News and Events of the Lamar Soutter Library

So, You Need a NIH Data Management and Sharing Plan? New NIH Requirements and How to Meet Them

Friday, November 18, 2022 - 15:55

Join us for a webinar reviewing the new NIH DMS Policy!

A more extensive Data Management and Sharing Plan will be required for all NIH grant applications that produce scientific data starting January 25, 2023. Join the Research Data & Scholarly Communications librarians to learn more about this new policy, tools to create a Data Management and Sharing Plan, and other research data management resources available at UMass Chan.

New Library hours effective October 31, 2022

Wednesday, October 19, 2022 - 13:59

Effective October 31, 2022, the Library will be open Monday-Thursday, 8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. and Friday, 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. The Library will remain closed Saturday and Sunday. Library doors will close 15 minutes prior to closing time.

Eligible UMass Chan/UMMHC badge access only to enter the library (24/7). At this time the library is not open to members of the public. If your badge is not working after hours, please contact the Campus Police at 508-856-3296.

Welcome Melissa Augustine!

Tuesday, October 18, 2022 - 12:30

Lamar Soutter Library welcomes Melissa Augustine as the newest member of the Education and Clinical Services Department. She will work not only with students, faculty, and clinicians, but she will also work closely with the Diversity and Inclusion Office and the Office of Health Equity on DEI initiatives.

R Café October Gathering

Tuesday, October 11, 2022 - 11:28

The next R Café gathering will take place on Tuesday, October 25 from 12-1pm on Zoom. Registration is now open. 

Curious about R and would like to learn more? Have you started learning R and would like to meet other R users at UMass Chan? You're invited to the UMass Chan R Café! During these gatherings, there will be presentations on specific R libraries, tools, and concepts and time to work on your own projects and ask questions of the group. No prior experience with R required.