Group Study Room Reservations: One Minute Poll

Health Sciences Library wants your feedback on our group study room reservation setup, which currently includes six bookable rooms on the 1st & 3rd floors. During the week of April 9th, we’ll be conducting a super-short, two-question poll at https://ucdenver.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_e5ttEMcvHNB1GDz about GSRR. If you’d prefer, you can drop by the library to fill out a paper copy of the form. Let us know what you think & help shape our future study room reservations system!

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Keurig- not just for coffee anymore

Did you know that the library’s Keurig pod brewers can also be used as hot water dispensers? Want to make some hot soup, oatmeal, or just use your own teabags? HSL has small Keurig units (located in the kitchen areas on all three floors), and larger machines in the Study Zone & the Lounge@HSL. All units include instructions for dispensing hot water, and are easy to use; give one a try next time you’re here!

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What would you choose? Help HSL pick new items for 2018!

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Do you have an idea for something the library needs? Tell us about it! During the week of March 26th, we’ll be conducting a short poll at https://ucdenver.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_bf7adzsHrESqnHf. Select three items from the supplied list, or give us some suggestions of your own. If you’d prefer, you can drop by the library to fill out a paper copy of the form. Either way, we’d love to hear from you!

 

Have an idea for Study Zone extras? Let us know what you think!

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The Health Sciences Library’s Study Zone has been getting solid use by students since its grand opening last year in October and now we’re looking for ideas and feedback from students. Starting Monday March 12, tell us what additional amenities you’d like to see by taking a speedy 3-question poll: https://ucdenver.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_brQFa6eymlHy2l7, or drop by the library to fill out a paper copy of the survey. The Study Zone is open to badged CU Anschutz campus affiliates and is located on the 2nd floor, north end of the library.

New Leisure Reading at HSL

The Amesse Collection, which features current fiction and nonfiction leisure reading material, is located on the east side of the library’s 1st floor. Take a look at these recently added titles:

Fiction

-Aciman, Andre/ Call me by your name

-Benjamin, Chloe/ The immortalists

-Hannah, Kristen/ The great alone

-Harper, Jane/ Force of nature

-Hendricks, Greer/ The wife between us

-Kaur, Rupi/ The sun & her flowers

Nonfiction

-Bowler, Kate/ Everything happens for a reason, & other lies I’ve loved

-Dannen, Kent/ Best hikes Rocky Mtn. Natl. Park

-Eggers, Dave/ Monk of Mokha

-Glassley, Wm./ A Wilder Time: Notes from a Geologist at the Edge of the Greenland Ice

-Idov, Michael/ Dressed up for a riot: Misadventures in Putin’s Moscow

-Levitsky, Steven/ How democracies die

-Lonely Planet Europe

-Pink, Daniel/ When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing

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What the heck is that? HSL’s ‘Name That Artifact’ Contest

For two weeks each month through April, the library will be running a contest designed to test your knowledge of historical medical devices. Guess this month’s featured item (pictured) and win a $5 copy card!

One entry per person, please

-1st five correct responses drawn from pool win a $5 print card

-Current contest runs from Mon., Mar. 5th–Sun., Mar. 18th

-Winners will be notified by email

-Browse this and other artifacts at: http://uchslibrary.pastperfectonline.com

 

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It’s Back! Prospector @ HSL

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Looking for a book that the Health Sciences Library doesn’t have? Prospector, a free borrowing system that includes many public & academic libraries in Colorado, as well as University of Wyoming, is back in business at HSL after a hiatus of over a year.

Requesting an item is easy for current Anschutz students, faculty, & staff- just go to https://encore.coalliance.org/iii/encore/?lang=eng and click on ‘Request an Item’. You’ll be asked to login using your last name and university student or employee ID number. When your item is ready for pickup at the library’s front desk, we’ll notify you by email.

For a full overview of Prospector and instructions on placing a request, go to https://hslibrary.ucdenver.edu/prospector, or ask for details at the HSL Service Desk.