It’s Not Too Late To Celebrate Pride Month

Did you know about Pride Month?

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ) Pride Month is currently celebrated each year in the month of June to honor the 1969 Stonewall Uprising in Manhattan. The Stonewall Uprising was a tipping point for the Gay Liberation Movement in the United States. In the United States the . . . → Read More: It’s Not Too Late To Celebrate Pride Month

HSL Librarians Elevate at Annual Medical Library Conference

Health Sciences Library librarians Deborah Crooke, Associate Director, Danielle Aloia, Collection Management Librarian, and Jovy O’Grady, Scholarly Communications Librarian, along with Marie Ascher, Director, attended the 119th Annual Meeting of the Medical Library Association (MLA), “Elevate” in Chicago, May 4-8, 2019. MLA is the premier conference for health information professionals, bringing together medical librarians from . . . → Read More: HSL Librarians Elevate at Annual Medical Library Conference

Super Blood Wolf Moon Eclipse

This New Year will start with the first of 6 eclipses. The “Super Blood Wolf Moon” eclipse will be visible in the northern hemisphere on January 20 beginning at 10:30pm with full coverage expected at about 12:12am. January’s full moon is known as the Wolf moon, a Super moon is when the moon is closest . . . → Read More: Super Blood Wolf Moon Eclipse

University of South Carolina’s Memmys Video Competition

The School of Medicine Library at University of South Carolina offers a parody music video competition for any health sciences students. This is a great opportunity for you to give back to the NYMC community and share your health care education with the larger health sciences community.

“This national music video contest seeks student-produced . . . → Read More: University of South Carolina’s Memmys Video Competition

Watch the Movie: Paywall: the Business of Scholarship

The Library has acquired rights to stream the documentary, Paywall: The Business of Scholarship. The film is about the costs, pains, and business of scholarly publishing. This is an important movie for those who want to understand how valuable information is hidden behind high-cost and seemingly free information. A critical article in Nature (Sep 2018) . . . → Read More: Watch the Movie: Paywall: the Business of Scholarship