The Gerald F. Berlin Prize is awarded for creative writing, prose or poetry, written by UMass medical students, nursing students, graduate students, residents, and fellows based at UMass Medical School, Berkshire Medical Center or Worcester Medical Center/St. Vincent's. Submission deadline: March 31, 2017.
LSL NOW News and Events of the Lamar Soutter Library
Join us as Dr. Hatch, author of Snowball in a Blizzard, will talk about how he came to write his book and discuss the effects of uncertainty in the practice of medicine.
Friday, January 13, 2017
12:30-1:30, Faculty Conference Room
Bring your own lunch, dessert provided
Books will be available for purchase
On Wednesday, November 16, Faculty Council and the Lamar Soutter Library hosted an Open Access Policy Forum for the campus. We were joined by panelists Peter Suber, Director of the Harvard Office for Scholarly Communication, and Scott Lapinski, Digital Resources and Services Librarian at the Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine at Harvard Medical School (HMS).
“The goal of my art is to capture our beautiful world as much as possible through vibrant color and contrasting shadow.” On exhibit are portraits, still life, water scenes, street and building images, and animal drawings.
New collection of early 19th century medical writings (the papers of the Union Medical Association and of Dr. Samuel B. Woodward) are now being hosted on the LSL Office of Medical History and Archives pages.
The Artist in Residence Series presents No Evil Project & The Photography of Troy B. Thompson, September 1 – October 31, 2016
The Lamar Soutter Library is pleased to announce that our new collection of graphic medicine titles (pictured below) is now available! These titles provide an insightful glimpse into a rapidly emerging field that will prove valuable for not only medical students, but also practicing physicians and their patients and families. The collection can be found shelved in its own space near our existing History of Medicine collection.
Message regarding important changes to Subscription Databases: Science Citation Index and Journal Citation Reports
Effective August 2, 2016, the Lamar Soutter Library is cancelling the UMMS subscription to Thomson Reuters’ Science Citation Index (Web of Science) and Journal Citation Reports. In their place, the library has a subscription to the Scopus indexing database and SciVal research analytics tool provided by Elsevier.
Join us for an opening reception on Thursday, June 9, 2016 at 5:00pm, first floor of the library.