McGoogan News

Library training room now available

The McGoogan Library of Medicine has a new room available for use by faculty, staff and students.  The new Wilson Training Room (WH 8011) is available for meetings including videoconferences, training sessions, webinars and other use as needed. Technology includes a pc computer, network IMG_1197connection, large screen projection, two 50” small-group monitors enabled with Mersive Solstice POD Unlimited which allows user connectivity from any personal device and interaction with the large screen projection, microphone system, and Echo 360 Pro for recording of presentations.  The Wilson Training Room can accommodate up to 33 occupants (this includes the speaker) and has a flexible seating arrangement.    To reserve the Wilson Training Room, contact Danielle Drummond by email at danielle.drummond@unmc.edu or by phone at 402-559-6839.  Availability can be seen on the Outlook calendar entitled “Wilson Training Room”.

 

Coming soon: reserve a study room

On March 28, 2016, students, staff and faculty of UNMC and Nebraska Medicine can reserve study rooms just by using their official email address and a smartphone or computer. Simply go to our reservation system (to be added to the library’s home page) or scan the QR Code posted next to each room’s door, and reserve the study room for one to four hours on whatever day you choose. Size and room features are highlighted in the system to help you choose a room. Once this system is live, there will no longer be the need to check out study room keys. Simply go to the room for the duration of your reservation.

During the week of March 21st there will be renovation on the rooms as the library gets ready for the new system. We regret any inconvenience.

Study room work this weekend, March 12-13

The library’s study rooms will be frosted – allowing for more privacy. The work will take place on Saturday, March 12 and Sunday, March 13. Please be advised, there will be noise due to the work.  Although unoccupied rooms will be completed first, students may be asked to vacate a room in order to complete all work. We will do our best to accommodate everyone’s needs.

7th floor is now a quiet zone

In order to improve the study environment, the library is now designating the 7th floor as a quiet zone. Please be aware that the study rooms are not soundproofed.

Looking for a place to conduct group work? The 6th floor is where it’s at!

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