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Ribbon Cutting ceremony officially opens newly renovated spaces

Jun 21, 2019

By Dana Haugh
On June 20, 2019, hundreds of guests gathered to celebrate the opening of the Cushing/Whitney Medical Library's newly renovated spaces. The a cappella medical student group "The Ultrasounds" kicked off the event with two great arrangements ('Stand by Me' by Ben E. King and 'I Want it that Way' by The Backstreet Boys). Following the performance were speeches by John Gallagher, Director of the Cushing/Whitney Medical Library, Susan Gibbons, Yale University Librarian, and Richard Belitsky, YSM... Read More

Library closed on July 4th

Jun 21, 2019

By Dana Haugh
Please note: The library will be closed on July 4th for Independence Day. We will resume normal hours on Friday, July 5th.  

Celebrating 90 Years of the Yale Journal of Biology and Medicine (YJBM)

Jun 12, 2019

By Melissa Grafe
    Yale Journal of Biology and Medicine (YJBM) is celebrating 90 years of continuous publication. Founded in 1928 by Milton C. Winternitz, YJBM is the oldest medical student-run publication still in production and has grown to be a peer-reviewed, internationally ranked journal aimed at featuring outstanding research in all areas of biology and medicine.   Explore this exhibition featuring the accomplishments and challenges of student editorship and the vivid history of YJBM... Read More

Celebrate Pride Month!

Jun 3, 2019

By Dana Haugh
June is Pride Month and this year marks the 50th anniversary of the uprising at Stonewall in 1969. Additionally, the WorldPride celebration will take place in the United States for the first time in its history. Learn about the history of Pride Month and view LGBTQI+ resources at Yale below: Yale Resources LGBTQI+ Health Research Guide YSM Dean's Advisory Council on LGBTQI+ Issues Faculty and Staff Resources Health Resources at Yale Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender... Read More

Save the Date: Library Renovation Unveiling & Celebration

May 28, 2019

By Dana Haugh
Please join us for food and drinks on Thursday, June 20th from 3:00 – 5:00 PM to celebrate the unveiling of the Cushing/Whitney Medical Library's newly renovated spaces. Among other uses, these spaces will be the new home for many classes which comprise the first 18 months of the YSM curriculum. Explore the new classrooms, experience the new Information Commons, and discover all the library has to offer!  In the meantime, learn about the space and enjoy some recent behind-the-scenes pictures ... Read More

Fire Alarm Testing 5/28

May 23, 2019

By Dana Haugh
Please be advised that on May 28th between 8am and 9am the New Haven Fire Department will be testing fire alarms. Please disregard alarms going off during this time. We apologize for the brief disruption.

Closed for Memorial Day

May 14, 2019

By Dana Haugh
Please note the library will be closed on Monday, May 27th for Memorial Day. As always, the 24/7 room will remain open.

Noise Alert! Renovation countdown begins

May 9, 2019

By Dana Haugh
In just a few weeks, the library renovation project will be complete! Please be advised that you may notice an increase in noise during this time as the temporary construction walls have been removed to install the new carpet. Stay tuned for more announcements as we get closer to opening day! As always, ear plugs are available at the circulation desk. For now, enjoy some new behind-the-scenes pictures!      

Get a $10 Blue State Gift Card

May 8, 2019

By Dana Haugh
*UPDATE: Registration is now closed. Thanks to all who signed up to participate!* Help us improve the library website by participating in a short, in-person website usability interview! We are re-evaluating the library website and looking to make changes that will enhance the website’s performance and provide a better browsing and discovery experience for our users. We are interested to hear your feedback about how the current library website meets, or doesn’t meet, your needs. The results of... Read More

Long Night Against Procrastination!

Apr 29, 2019

By Dana Haugh
The Long Night Against Procrastination is for students who want to get serious work done before finals. At this event, the library will provide a distraction-free, quiet environment for you to work... along with regular breaks for snacks!   Where: 3rd Floor Classrooms in Hope Building When: Tuesday, April 30 Time: 7 pm - midnight   Registration required - sign up here: http://schedule.yale.edu/event/5330794 ALL phones and personal communication devices (except laptops) will be... Read More