"Streams of Consciousness" again accepting submissions

Tuesday, February 4, 2020 - 11:07

Streams of Consciousness, the literary and photography journal of UMass Medical School, is now accepting submissions from students, staff, and patients of UMass Medical School and UMass Medical Center for the Spring 2020 volume.

The deadline for submissions is March 15, 2020 at midnight.

The journal will also be publishing the awardees of the 2020 Gerald F. Berlin Creative Writing Award.

Electrical work in the library, December 12-January 3

Wednesday, December 11, 2019 - 14:21

Beginning tomorrow, December 12, 2019 through January 3, 2020, there will be electrical work happening on the 1st and 2nd floors of the library. This work includes: cordoning off of work areas, drilling, plastering, dust, etc. This work is necessary in order to bring additional electrical power to the 2nd and 3rd floors of the library and the foundation for new and updated study spaces, updated lighting and power, along with new paint and carpet in the library.

The work is expected to be from:

Library closed today, December 2

Monday, December 2, 2019 - 09:40

The Lamar Soutter Library will be closed Monday, December 2. At this time, the library will resume normal operating hours on Tuesday, December 3 at 7:30 am.

Please check the library website for updates to this message. The library is always accessible 24/7 to eligible faculty, staff, and students.

"The Interstitium" is currently accepting submissions!

Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 13:30

The Interstitium is a multimedia, online home for the University of Massachusetts Medical School community members to reflect on their experiences. The site was developed as a space for pausing and processing amidst the grind of long study days or buzz of a busy clinic, with the hope of supporting, nourishing, and connecting the UMMS community. Submit your insights, questions, experiences, and comments to TheInterstitiumUMassMed@gmail.com.

Wellness Activities at the Library

Tuesday, August 6, 2019 - 11:19

We know that school can be stressful. The library can’t take the stress away, but we can help make your experience at UMMS better by providing opportunities to relax and connect with your peers. In response to student feedback, the Lamar Soutter Library is growing our collection of activities to unwind:

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.