University of Nebraska Medical Center

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What’s happening this Fall semester

The library has a full calendar of events planned for Fall 2023. Watch for more details and registrations closer to event dates.  August Student event: The library’s open house is August 29 from 11-2 on all floors of the library. Get information about library services, spaces, and partners. Snacks and the sensory room will also […]

Aug 16, 2023

VisualDx to be cancelled

UNMC’s subscription to VisualDx will end on August 31, 2023. This subscription has been maintained through a cost-share partnership between the library and other UNMC units invested in the resource. Cost-share partners (current and potentially new) were unable to participate this year. Due to budget constraints and commitments to maintain other essential resources, the library […]

Aug 8, 2023

Confronting Violence: Improving Women’s Lives. Upcoming exhibit and panel event

The National Library of Medicine exhibit Confronting Violence: Improving Women’s Lives, guest curated by historian and educator Catherine Jacquet, PhD (Louisiana State University), will be on display on level 8 of the McGoogan Health Sciences Library from July 31-September 9, 2023.  The traveling exhibition and companion website tell the story of nurses working to reform […]

Jul 17, 2023

Preserving Family Treasures – Textiles and Fabrics July 6

Preserving Family Treasures – Textiles and FabricsJuly 6, 12 p.m. – 1 p.m. CT Want to display your family heirloom quilt while preserving it for future generations? In this Zoom session you will learn about best practices for storing and displaying family textile treasures, from clothing to blankets and everything in between. Darby Kurtz, McGoogan […]

Jun 27, 2023

Biopreparedness exhibit showcases med center’s expertise

Written by Jeff Robb, UNMC Strategic Communications As initial plans for UNMC’s Wigton Heritage Center came together, the concept always envisioned an exhibit to highlight the med center’s biopreparedness expertise. By early 2020, special collections and archives staff at the McGoogan Health Sciences Library were even ready to start working on an Ebola display. But […]

Jun 20, 2023

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