LHS-Chicago construction week of May 02

Several facilities projects are underway in the Library of the Health Sciences – Chicago. As a result, some disruptions to the library’s services and atmosphere are expected. The Library will keep patrons informed about temporary service desk relocations and inaccessible areas via its website and building signage. Areas affected during the week of May 02: Photography on the first floor. Classroom construction on the second floor. Areas affected (continuing): Library services available in the lower...

LHS-Chicago construction week of April 25

Several facilities projects are underway in the Library of the Health Sciences – Chicago. As a result, some disruptions to the library’s services and atmosphere are expected. The Library will keep patrons informed about temporary service desk relocations and inaccessible areas via its website and building signage. Areas affected during the week of April 25: Classroom construction on the second floor. Areas affected (continuing): Library services available in the lower level. Only second and third...

Special collections librarianship is topic of May 7 workshop

Library science students and recent graduates interested in special collections librarianship are invited to attend the upcoming workshop, “A Rare Choice: Career Workshop for Special and Specialized Collections Librarianship,” at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) on Saturday, May 7, 2016.  The workshop will be held at the Richard J. Daley Library, Room 1-470, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Special collections librarians and library school faculty will provide information and advice in...

Library begins extended hours April 24

The University Library begins its extended hours schedule for the end of the semester and finals week on April 24, 2016. The Richard J. Daley Library will be open from 10 a.m. on Sunday, April 24 through 7 p.m. on Friday, May 6, 2016. During extended hours, only patrons with valid i-cards will be able to enter the building from 9 p.m. to 6:30 a.m.  A dedicated Red Car will serve Library patrons from...

NExT provides free online resources for public health professionals

The Nursing Experts: Translating the Evidence (NExT) project provides a free online course and a mobile website with resources for public health professionals. The workshop is a virtual version of in-person sessions that the project has offered since 2014, through Target Outreach Awards from the Greater Midwest Region of the National Network of Libraries of Medicine (GMR/NNLM).  The online course offers three continuing education units (CEUs) for nurses The mobile website connects public health...

LHS-Chicago construction week of April 11

Several facilities projects are underway in the Library of the Health Sciences – Chicago. As a result, some disruptions to the library’s services and atmosphere are expected. The Library will keep patrons informed about temporary service desk relocations and inaccessible areas via its website and building signage. Areas affected during the week of April 11: Classroom construction on the second floor. Areas affected (continuing): Library services available in the lower level. Only second and third...

Win $50—participate in our online tutorial study

Update: This survey is now closed. Thank you to everyone who participated! The winner will receive an email with instructions to pick up the gift card by May 5th. Please consider participating in a brief study about library instructional tools to help the UIC Library better understand how students learn research skills.  To participate follow the directions of the short tutorial below and then complete a survey about the tutorial.  All participants who complete...

LHS-Chicago construction week of April 04

Several facilities projects are underway in the Library of the Health Sciences – Chicago. As a result, some disruptions to the library’s services and atmosphere are expected. The Library will keep patrons informed about temporary service desk relocations and inaccessible areas via its website and building signage. Areas affected during the week of April 04: Classroom construction on the second floor. Areas affected (continuing): Library services available in the lower level. Only second and third...

LHS-Chicago construction week of March 28

Several facilities projects are underway in the Library of the Health Sciences – Chicago. As a result, some disruptions to the library’s services and atmosphere are expected. The Library will keep patrons informed about temporary service desk relocations and inaccessible areas via its website and building signage. Areas affected during the week of March 28: Classroom construction on the second floor. Areas affected (continuing): Library services available in the lower level. Only second and third...

LHS-Chicago construction week of March 21

Several facilities projects are underway in the Library of the Health Sciences – Chicago. As a result, some disruptions to the library’s services and atmosphere are expected. The Library will keep patrons informed about temporary service desk relocations and inaccessible areas via its website and building signage. Areas affected during the week of March 21: Classroom construction on the second floor. Areas affected (continuing): Library services available in the lower level. Only second and third...