Archives Talk | What Will It Take To End AIDS?


REGISTER WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 11, 12:30 – 1:45 PM Join UCSF Archives & Special Collections for an afternoon talk with the Pulitzer Center supported journalists Jon Cohen, Amy Maxmen and Misha Friedman as they discuss their reporting on HIV/AIDS around the globe featured in the ebook, To End AIDS. Each journalist illuminates previously under-covered areas of HIV/AIDS reporting and aims to help us think critically.  In this panel discussion, we explore just what it will take … Read more

[12/15] Library Leaders Series with Chris Shaffer

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Thursday, December 15, 12 – 1 pm Health Sciences Building, HSW-302, Parnassus campus Library Leaders Series: The Role of University Libraries in Transforming Research, Education, and Care with Chris Shaffer Libraries are at a pivotal crossroads. New technologies, changing study habits, and efforts to manage the rising costs of higher education put both their facilities and purpose in flux—questioning how the library continues to support research, education, and care in a digital age. As colleges … Read more

Using the New RefWorks

Using RefWorks

Librarian Evans Whitaker will be offering a new class this month: The New RefWorks: Word 2016, Google Docs & More REGISTER Friday, November 18, 12 – 1 pmParnassus Library, Room CL231 Reference managers like RefWorks, do three things, they store information about articles, organize that information, and then add citation and reference information to documents you create. The new version of RefWorks is a major improvement over the old one on all fronts. Modernized interface, … Read more

Library End-of-Year Schedule

Extended and Holiday Hours

The Parnassus Library will have extended open hours starting November 27 through December 8. We will be closing at 12 am on the dates listed below, with the exception of a 10 pm close on December 2. WEEK 1 11/27, Sunday: 12 pm – 12 am 11/28, Monday: 7:45 am – 12 am 11/29, Tuesday: 7:45 am – 12 am 11/30, Wednesday: 7:45 am – 12 am 12/01, Thursday: 7:45 am – 12 am 12/02, Friday: 7:45 am – 10 pm … Read more

Historical Medical Collections in the 21st Century

Historical Medical Collections in the 21st Century

Friday, October 21 | 12 – 1:15 pmParnassus Library, 5th Floor, Lange Room530 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143 Join UCSF Archives & Special Collections for an afternoon talk with Jeffrey S. Reznick, PhD, chief of the History of Medicine of the National Library of Medicine, the world’s largest biomedical library, located on the Bethesda, Maryland, campus of the National Institutes of Health. In this talk, Reznick will offer an overview of the division, its … Read more

Open Access Week 2016

Open Access Week 2016

Join the UCSF Library as we participate in Open Access Week from October 24 – 30, 2016! Open access (OA) is the free, immediate, online access to the results of scholarly research and the right to use and re-use those results as you need. Open Access Week offers an opportunity for the academic and research community to continue to learn and dialogue about open access. From posting final accepted manuscripts in an open access repository … Read more