LSL NOW News and Events of the Lamar Soutter Library

Upcoming change to the Library’s Proxy service and possible service disruption

Friday, June 5, 2020 - 15:54

Beginning on Monday, June 15, 2020 at 3:00 a.m. the Library’s Proxy service will undergo a major update. During the transition time Library users may experience some disruption to their access to Library online resources through the Proxy service. Disruption in service may occur beginning at 3:00 a.m. on the 15th. Service should be fully restored by 12:00 noon on that date.

Murmurs: Stories from our Journey in Medicine. A podcast on Anchor

Thursday, June 4, 2020 - 09:09

This narrative medicine podcast explores how health providers and trainees think about their experiences in medicine. Not about how they make diagnoses, but how they relate to their patients and what makes them tick. Each episode interviews someone from UMass Medical School who has written a poem or essay to learn about them and their reflection. We hope this podcast inspires others to become more reflective practitioners as well. Reach us at murmursumassmed@gmail.com.

UPDATE to Library response to COVID-19

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 16:02

Per the directions of the University, the library staff will continue to work remotely until May 4, 2020. Our guiding principle is to support our students, faculty, staff, researchers, and clinicians, while protecting the health of our community. We continue to be flexible and in constant review of how our information services are provided. Library space and resources can be accessed 24/7 with a valid UMMS/UMMHC id and/or an EZproxy account.

Library message regarding response to COVID-19

Friday, March 13, 2020 - 15:13

As of 6:00 p.m. on March 13, 2020, the Lamar Soutter Library’s Service Desk is temporarily closing as part of the University’s request that non-essential staff work remotely until April 6, 2020. Our guiding principle is to support our students, faculty, staff, researchers, and clinicians, while protecting the health of our community. We will continue to be flexible and in constant review of how our information services are provided. Library space and resources can be accessed 24/7 with a valid UMMS/UMMHC id and a proxy account.