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November 2017

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Library Annual Report 2016/2017

The Library’s Annual Report for fiscal year 2017 is now available, in addition to a shorter document summarizing our progress over the last fiscal year. We invite you to look at these reports to see the excellent work our Library staff did in 2016/2017 for the benefit of our faculty, staff and students.


Library Hours for Thanksgiving Holiday

The Library will observe the following hours during the Thanksgiving holiday period:

  • Wednesday, November 22, 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, November 23 - Friday, November 24, CLOSED
  • Saturday, November 25, 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.

Win a VIP Study Room

The Health Sciences Library is giving away one private, VIP study room to a lucky student for one week. To enter, send an email to with the Subject line: “I want to win a Room” before 9:00 am, Wednesday, November 22. One winner will be randomly selected at 9:00 am on November 22. The winner can choose the week and the room! 


Library Contest Winners

To celebrate National Medical Librarians Month, the Health Sciences Library invited you to “Pop Into the Library” and guess the number of popcorn kernels in a jar at the circulation desk.  The correct answer was 5272.  Our winners were Junaid Ansari, Physiology fellow, first place; Pooja Shah, medical student, second place; and medical students Keia Castle and Brandon Toy, who tied for third place.  Thanks to all who submitted entries, and congratulations to the winners!