New Books: October 2017

Highlighted titles from the newest additions to the HSL Collection. You can find the print on the shelf, to the right, when entering the library. A full list of new titles can be found here or check the New Books shelf, for all new print items, by the lounge area.

Catching breath : the making and unmaking . . . → Read More: New Books: October 2017

Banned Books Week

Every year libraries around the country spotlight freedom of information by shining a light on Banned Books. Books are banned regularly within public libraries, bookstores and schools. They are banned for sexual content, violence, religious reasons, racism, and much more. To learn more see the American Library Association website or see the challenged . . . → Read More: Banned Books Week

New Books: September 2017

Highlighted titles from the newest additions to the HSL Collection. You can find the print on the shelf, to the right, when entering the library. A full list of new titles can be found here or check the New Books shelf, for all new print items, by the lounge area.

Black bag moon: doctors’ tales from dusk . . . → Read More: New Books: September 2017

The Mitzvah of Medicine

The Health Sciences Library has a vast array of materials on Jewish history, culture, and medicine. Rabbi Washofsky points out that “the practice of medicine is a mitvah, a fundamental religious obligation incumbent upon the Jewish people.”1

Arnold Wolf discusses five principles of Judaism on Medicine. He explains why Judaism doesn’t deal with the problem of death, like most . . . → Read More: The Mitzvah of Medicine

What’s bigger than the Super Bowl?

The Solar Eclipse!*

*According to an article from CNBC  or it just may have been the most watched eclipse ever.

Thanks to all who participated in the Solar Eclipse on Campus. It was quite a magnificent experience and we were happy to share it with you. For further interest check out the NYMC Flickr page, these . . . → Read More: What’s bigger than the Super Bowl?