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Makers Lab

Stories from the Makers Lab

The Makers Lab has been open for just over a year and we have already seen the UCSF community work on some incredibly innovative projects. Students, faculty, staff,

Makers Lab 5 days a week signage
Makers Lab

Makers Lab Now Open 5 Days a Week!

Have you heard the news? The Makers Lab is now open 5 days a week, Monday – Friday, 10am-6pm! Why are we expanding Makers Lab hours? To meet

3D bone print
Makers Lab

UCSF – Meet the Form 2 3D Printer!

We have seen hundreds of successful 3D prints using the Ultimaker 2 and Lulzbot Taz 5 3D printers since opening the Makers Lab in April 2016. During this

Open Access Publishing Discount
Scholarly Communications

Open Access Publishing Discounts

Did you know that UCSF provides authors discounts on publishing open access articles and books with several publishers? Through the University of California’s institutional subscriptions and membership programs,

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Scholarly Communications

oaFindr Helps you Find Open Access Articles

UCSF has purchased a trial subscription to the oaFindr database, an open access article discovery platform. oaFindr crawls scholarly databases and the web for full-text, peer-reviewed open access

Go Beyond the Basics with the New Advanced Techniques in the CLE Course!
Technology

Beyond Basics with Advanced Techniques in the CLE

We are pleased to announce a new online workshop designed to teach you the advanced features of the Collaborative Learning Environment (CLE)! This online training is self-paced and

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Archives and Special Collections

UCSF Archives $315,000 to digitize AIDS archives

San Francisco, CA – The Archives and Special Collections department of the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) Library, in collaboration with the San Francisco Public Library (SFPL)

UCSF Archives WWI Exhibit - Base Hospital No. 30 nurses
Archives and Special Collections

WWI Exhibit Opening This Week

Save the date for the upcoming UCSF Archives exhibit: a Centennial Commemoration of WWI featuring UCSF’s role in the Great War, April 12, 2017 – April 2018 on

Flyer for Pi Day
Makers Lab

Pi Day at the Library!

The UCSF Library’s Data Science Initiative and the Makers Lab partnered to celebrate Pi Day on March 14 with the UCSF community. The 90-minute event showcased how the

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Scholarly Communications

UCSF Commits to Make All Journals Freely Accessible

San Francisco, CA – Today faculty, administration, and library leaders from the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) took a major step towards the goal of making all scholarly literature freely

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Library Services

Library Extended Hours During March Finals

The Parnassus Library has extended hours during the March finals.  We will be staying open until 12midnight on the following dates: Monday, March 13 – Thursday, March 16:  7:45am – 12:00am

Makers Lab

3d Printed Microscope

Dr. Emilio Ramos, a Resident Physician at UCSF visited the Makers Lab yesterday for his first 3d print using the Taz 5. Dr. Ramos printed a microscope that