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Resource Spotlight: National Breastfeeding Month

August is national breastfeeding month and many global and national health organizations, such as the CDC, promote breastfeeding as the healthiest form…

Posted: August 8, 2022 by: Michael Moore

Resource Spotlight: Violence Against Indigenous Women and Girls

The World Health Organization reports that violence against women is a global public health problem. This includes physical, sexual, and…

Posted: July 27, 2022 by: Michael Moore

Resource Spotlight: World Hepatitis Day – July 28

The World Health Organization (WHO) designated July 28th as World Hepatitis Day.  This date was chosen to honor the birthday…

Posted: July 14, 2022 by: kerry

UW Joins PLOS Community Action Publishing and Global Equity Model

New agreement covers 100% of article costs for UW-affiliated authors and specific publications. The UW Libraries has joined the PLOS…

Posted: June 14, 2022 by: Michael Moore

UW Libraries Catalog and Search Upgrade

The UW Libraries Catalog and Search upgrade has been completed. Please note that your My Favorites Saved Items may take…

Posted: June 2, 2022 by: Michael Moore

Resource Spotlight: World Sickle Cell Day – June 19

The United Nations designated June 19 as the day to raise awareness of sickle cell anemia across the globe. To…

Posted: June 2, 2022 by: Sara Rind

Health Sciences Common Book Indigenous Speaker Series is Live!

To complement this year’s Common Book, Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge, and the Teachings of Plants, the UW Center…

Posted: June 1, 2022 by: Michael Moore

2021-2022 Common Book: Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge, and the Teachings of Plants

Each year, an open group within the UW Health Sciences schools select, from a list of titles nominated by the…

Posted: May 31, 2022 by: Sara Rind

UW Libraries to Replace Nexis Uni with Westlaw Campus Research

UW Libraries is replacing Nexis Uni with Westlaw Campus Research.  Access to Nexis Uni will end on June 30, 2022. The UW…

Posted: May 20, 2022 by: Michael Moore

Resource Spotlight: Older Americans Month

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Community Living (ACL) designated May as Older Americans Month. The…

Posted: May 17, 2022 by: Michael Moore