Your suggestions, week of 8/10/2020

I was wondering if possible for electronic access to text (required text for [redacted] course and I am interested in possibly using a couple chapters in an another course). Thanks!   Skochelak,...

OHSU doctors Krystle Collins, M.D., left, and Jason Campbell, M.D., M.S., gather with other medical professionals in Pioneer Courthouse Square on Friday, June 5, 2020, hold up signs: Dr. Collins holds up a sign reading "We have so much potential if you would just let us live." Dr. Campbell holds up a sign reading "Dear your boys of color: this is your future!"

New Resource Guide on Race, Racism and Health Disparities

In collaboration with the Center for Diversity and Inclusion, and in response to requests from our community, the Library has published a new guide: Resources on Race, Racism and Health...

Updates to Library home page and menu

Over the past few months, we have been making changes to the Library website and home page. These changes include an update to the navigation menus to use clearer language, reorganizing the site to...

Image of two Starr-Edwards ball-and-cage style artificial heart valves set on an orange-red background. The valve on the left has a metal ball, while the valve on the right has a white plastic ball. Both balls are enclosed in white mesh cloth-covered cages.

Oral History: James A. Wood and the artificial heart valve

This post comes from Roman Block, Student Archives Assistant in the Historical Collections & Archives. Each year, our lives are changed by new inventions, revelations about our collective...

Anytime, anywhere: The Library is here to help

Did you know that you can video chat with a librarian to get help with things like conducting a literature review, searching PubMed or learning how to use EndNote? Or that you can request free...

Signs from OHSU student-led Black Lives Matter Protest on June 13, 2020. Signs read "Black Lives Matter" and "Nurses Against Racism."

Archiving the present: Documenting OHSU history-in-progress

Historically speaking, university archives are often a bit ... behind the times. It’s the nature of the work. We retain records that are no longer in active use, but which document the people,...

History and Resources in Observance of Juneteenth

The OHSU Library continues to work toward inclusion, diversity, equity and access for all. We understand all institutions need to examine their practices and root out racism, white supremacy, and...

OHSU Library Poetry Contest Winners 2020

Many thanks to all of the OHSU community members who submitted their poems to the Poetry Contest and to our volunteer judges. The contest is a wonderful opportunity to celebrate the unique talents of...

Your suggestions, week of 6/8/2020

I think it would be better if the OHSU Library opening page photo included a more diverse range of people in it. At the moment it is all white young adults, but this does not reflect the student...

We Stand in Solidarity with #ShutDownSTEM

The OHSU Library stands in solidarity with #ShutDownSTEM and Strike for Black Lives. On Wednesday, June 10 we are cancelling or re-purposing staff meetings to share and learn about resources that can...