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News from the Health Sciences Library

Video Conferencing

By cbrombosz on June 6, 2019 2:11 PM | Permalink

We are here to provide you with excellent resources and tools for you to succeed. 

The Health Sciences Library and the InfoCommons now has video conferencing available!

Our equipment is compatible with most video calling software

The LogiTech Meetup Camera offers the following specs:

  • See everyone, even those close to the camera
  • RightSense™ Technologies with automatic framing
  • Compact design minimizes cabling and clutter
  • Bluetooth® wireless technology
  • 4 meter (13.1 feet) microphone range


Come try it out yourself!  

April Resource

By cbrombosz on April 3, 2019 3:32 PM | Permalink

ClinicalKey is a clinical search engine that supports clinical decisions by making it easier to find and apply relevant knowledge. They drive better care by delivering fast, concise answers when every second counts, and deep access to evidence whenever, wherever you need it.


To learn more about how to use ClinicalKey, schedule a meeting with our Librarians!

Book Study Rooms Online

By cbrombosz on April 3, 2019 1:44 PM | Permalink

We are always looking for ways to make the library more accessible and easier to use. That is why we have created an online booking portal- making it easier for your group to secure a study space. Please visit our website to complete your reservation today. 

Welcome Mellanye!

By cbrombosz on January 30, 2019 3:33 PM | Permalink

Welcome to the New HSL Director, Mellanye Lackey!

Mellanye Lackey, MSI, joins UNLV from the University of Utah Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences
Library, where she was the Associate Director for Education and Research. Prior to her position
at the University of Utah, she was the Director of Global Engagement at the Health Sciences
Library at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Mellanye has special interests in
promoting and ensuring research reproducibility, providing systematic review services, and
creating diverse and welcoming work and library environments for faculty, students and staff.
She is currently a Medical Library Association/Association of Academic Health Sciences Libraries
Leadership Fellow, learning best practices in medical library management and leadership from
nationally-regarded directors of medical and health sciences libraries.

The UNLV Libraries and the Health Sciences Library faculty and staff are excited to welcome
Mellanye to Las Vegas and the Schools of Medicine and Dental Medicine!

Meet Your Resources! Feb 2019

By cbrombosz on January 30, 2019 3:30 PM | Permalink

Did you know that we have hundreds of ebooks, multimedia resources, patient education
information, drug information, clinical calculators and more through McGraw-Hill’s
AccessMedicine databse?


Maybe you should check it out! From core titles such as Harrison’s Internal Medicine and
Current Medical Diagnosis and Treatment titles, Case Files in Basic Sciences and Clinical
Rotations, as well as study questions, flashcards and access to USMLE Easy, AccessMedicine is a
wealth of resources to get your through PBL, clerkships and step 1.

Are you a resident? Well, we also have Access products for you! The Health Sciences Library
provides all subspecialties in the Access Medicine catalog, which includes: