New Notice Features in NYMCat

NYMCat, the library online catalog, moved to a new platform this Fall. In the new system some notices, such as overdue notices you will receive automatically, and others you will have to activate. Those you need to activate are:

Item due: Receive an advance reminder e-mail the morning item(s) are due. Advance notice: Receive . . . → Read More: New Notice Features in NYMCat

NYMCat Now on an Open Source Platform with New Features (Updated 10/26/16)

The new NYMCat interface. Click to enter.

The library’s integrated library system (ILS) has migrated to a new open-source platform called Koha. That means we moved all of our user information and all of our item information over to new software and new remote servers over the summer. As of today we are saying . . . → Read More: NYMCat Now on an Open Source Platform with New Features (Updated 10/26/16)

Time to Renew UpToDate?

Your mobile UpToDate access will expire on your device every 90 days. In order to maintain remote access to UpToDate, simply:

Log in to http://lproxy.nymc.edu/login?url=http://www.uptodate.com/online/content/search.do?unid=^u&srcsys=EZPX405711&eiv=2.1.0 every 90 days. Enter your user name and password. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete your renewal.

If you’re having any technical issues or have questions, please Ask Us!  (Or call . . . → Read More: Time to Renew UpToDate?

Enhancements to Library Resource Access — No Joke!

This April Fools’ Day the Health Sciences Library is happy to announce the implementation of two enhancements that have been requested over the past year.

First, announcing SUMMON! Summon is a tool that allows you to search across the library’s many databases with one search box right on the top of the library home page . . . → Read More: Enhancements to Library Resource Access — No Joke!

Newly Renovated Mastronardi Information Center Now Open

The Mastronardi Information Center in the Health Sciences Library has reopened after a spectacular renovation. The room looks modern and makes a perfect collaborative space for student learning. It comfortably houses both seated and standing computer workspaces, with new all-in-one computers coming soon. A glass dry-erase board on the back wall facilitates studying. Pride . . . → Read More: Newly Renovated Mastronardi Information Center Now Open