Category: School of Health Sciences

Celebrating LGTBQ+ History at CityLibrary

This month we have been celebrating UK LGTBQ+ History Month. This year is extra special as it celebrates the 50 year anniversary of the Sexual Offences Bill 1967. This bill saw the legalisation of homosexual acts between consenting males over 21 in England and Wales. Did you know that Islington has seen many key events in…Continue Reading Celebrating LGTBQ+ History at CityLibrary

Greetings of the Season from CityLibrary

 We want to buy you a present, this festive season. Christmas is coming and our More Books collection is getting fat. You can now make your request via our new bookmark bauble. Pick one up from any City library and fill in the back to take part. #CityLibraryChristmas #MoreBooks #cityunilibrary #cityunilibraryxmas A photo posted by…Continue Reading Greetings of the Season from CityLibrary

Meet the team: School of Health Sciences

Our Subject Librarians in the School of Health Sciences support staff and students with their learning, teaching and research activities. They do this by: ensuring that the books on your reading lists are up to date and available in the library offering staff and students 1-2-1 support via appointment delivering library training sessions on literature…Continue Reading Meet the team: School of Health Sciences

Extended Library Opening

https://vine.co/v/iXP3gEqlpBw Following the success of 24/7 opening in January, we will once again be opening 24/7 at Northampton Square Library and Cass Learning Resource Centre in the lead up to and during the spring assessment periods to give you more time to use the Library for revision and preparation for exams and assignments. From Tuesday…Continue Reading Extended Library Opening

Happy International Women’s Day: A tribute to Marie Curie (1867 – 1934)

  Marie Curie, who was famous for her discovery of the radioactive element for cancer treatment, was in my opinion one of the greatest women in world history.  She is the only woman so far who has won the Nobel Prize twice and the only person to win in two different scientific disciplines.   The…Continue Reading Happy International Women’s Day: A tribute to Marie Curie (1867 – 1934)

Resource of the month: Amirsys Imaging Reference Centre

What is it?   A database offering high quality of medical images. It also contains information on pathology, differential diagnosis and different imaging findings such as CT, MR, nuclear medicine , ultrasound and radiographic findings. A selection of references for further reading is also presented in the database. How do I use it?  Select a topic from…Continue Reading Resource of the month: Amirsys Imaging Reference Centre