Archive for 2015

Holiday Hours

OHSU Library at the BICC Thursday Dec 24 8am-3pm Friday Dec 25 CLOSED Monday Dec 28 Resume regular hours Friday Jan 1 CLOSED Monday Jan 4 Resume regular hours The After Hours Study Space is on the 4th floor of the Library. It may be accessed through the 4th floor entrance when the Library is closed with a valid OHSU badge. Graduate LRC at the CLSB Dec 21-Jan 3 Service Desk CLOSED Access with OHSU … Read More

Library Space Reconfiguration

The OHSU Library at the BICC is planning to upgrade the computer areas on the 3rd and 4th floors during the 2015 winter break, from December 18th until January 3rd. The current cubicles will be removed and new computer tables with open seating will be installed allowing for greater collaboration and improved electrical and data connections. OHSU computers on the 3rd and 4th floor will be unavailable during this upgrade –we apologize for the inconvenience. … Read More

FORCE2016 Research Communication and e-Scholarship Conference call for submissions

Force2016 Conference  Dates: Preconference: April 17, 2016; Main conference: April 18-19, 2016 Venue: Portland, Oregon Hashtag: #Force2016 Site: www.force2016.org Chair: Melissa Haendel Program Chairs: Susanna Sansone and Nicole Vasilevsky The FORCE2016 Research Communication and e-Scholarship Conference brings together a diverse group of people interested in changing the way scholarly and scientific information is communicated and shared. Join us in Portland if you are passionate about transforming research processes and scholarly communication in support of maximizing accessibility and efficiency. Keynote … Read More

Holiday Hours

Thursday, November 26, 2015 the OHSU Library at the BICC and the Graduate LRC at the CLSB service desk will be closed in observance of Thanksgiving.  The Graduate LRC will be closed on November 26th and 27th. The After Hours Study Space is on the 4th floor of the Library. It may be accessed through the 4th floor entrance when the Library is closed with a valid OHSU badge.

We have a Winner!

Congratulations to Eleni O’Neill, winner of the $50 Powell’s gift card.  Thank you to everyone who has provided us feedback for our Strategic Planning Campaign.  We look forward to sharing our plan soon.  

Stephanie Kerns selected for NLM/AAHSL Leadership Fellows Program

The OHSU Library congratulates Stephanie Kerns, MLS, Associate University Librarian, who has been selected for the National Library of Medicine (NLM) / Association of Academic Health Sciences Libraries (AAHSL) Leadership Fellows Program. The Program prepares emerging leaders for director positions in academic health sciences libraries, and is jointly funded by NLM and AAHSL. Since the program began in 2002, twenty-seven fellow graduates have assumed director positions. Ms. Kerns will be mentored by Julia Sollenberger, MLS, AHIP, FMLA, Associate … Read More

MINES for Libraries results

The “Measuring the Impact of Network Electronic Service” (MINES) survey, created by the Association of Research Libraries, was administered at the OHSU Library over a 12-month period during 2013-2014. This survey collected data about the demographics of users and their reasons for using electronic resources purchased and licensed by the OHSU Library. The survey consisted of four questions that were asked each time a randomly selected Library patron accessed a journal article, book, clinical tool, … Read More

David Forero, MLIS, has joined OHSU as the new Technology Director

David recently graduated with a MLIS from the University of Illinois Urbana Champaign with a specialization in Data Curation. He most recently served as a System Administrator for the Computation Institute at the University of Chicago. Previously he was Manager of Server Support for the Social Sciences Division at the University of Chicago. He has also worked at the State University of New York at Geneseo and the University of Rochester. Additionally he has worked … Read More

Holiday Hours

Monday, September 7, 2015 the OHSU Library at the BICC and the Graduate LRC at the CLSB service desk will be closed in observance of Labor Day. The After Hours Study Space is on the 4th floor of the Library. It may be accessed through the 4th floor entrance when the Library is closed with a valid OHSU badge. The Graduate LRC is accessible with OHSU badge for departments and programs located at CLSB 24 hours … Read More

Library Closure-Wednesday, August 26th, 2015

Due to an In-house Service Training Day the OHSU Library will be closed on Wednesday, August 26th, 2015.  The After-Hours Study Space on the 4th floor will be accessible after 6pm.  We apologize for any inconvenience.