Category Archives: News

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New Technologies in two small group rooms

Thanks to a University of Calgary Student’s Union Quality Money Grant, the Health Sciences Library now has two small group rooms wired for collaboration.  42 inch wall mounted flat panels, computers and connections allow students to use either the equipment … Continue reading

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Philippines emergency access to biomedical literature

The National Library of Medicine announces the activation of the Emergency Access Initiative in support of medical efforts in the Philippines and surrounding areas following the devastating typhoon.  The Emergency Access Initiative is a collaborative partnership between NLM and participating … Continue reading

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HSL Room Booking Updates

Coming Soon … Bookings available on the half hour Increase in weekly room booking limit from 2 to 3 hours Book online at: http://workrooms.ucalgary.ca/hsl/  Keep checking this site for further details.

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This Mobile Moment – Nature journals now offer mobile-optimized versions

Nature now has a mobile-optimized version of its website, designed for use in web browsers on “small screen” devices like smartphones and tablets. Other Nature research journals have also introduced mobile-optimized pages for all articles and news content. The mobile-optimized … Continue reading

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Important mobile DynaMed information

Skyscape now supports the installation of DynaMed on up to up to five devices of the same operating system. For example, if you have registered DynaMed on your iPhone, you can install it to your iPad using the same serial number. When you install … Continue reading

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HSL Holiday Closures

The Health Sciences Library will be closed for the Canada Day long weekend from Friday, July 1 through Sunday, July 3. We will reopen on Monday, July 4.

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