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.

"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.