New books added to the Relax ‘n Read Leisure Reading Collection

Some of Fall’s hottest titles are on the shelf in the Relax ‘n Read Leisure Reading Collection at the NJM Library. In partnership with Winnipeg Public Library, hot and bestselling fiction and non-fiction are available for anyone to take out. Some of the newest books include: Kitchens of the Great Midwest  by J. Ryan Stradal – which the … Continue reading

A Decade in Medicine – a free eBook celebrating the most important advances in medicine

In celebration of the 10th anniversary since Nature Reviews launched, a free eBook collecting articles on the most important advances in eight medical specialties between 2004 and 2015 has been released. Nature Reviews, which includes eight clinical journals, has “commissioned international experts to write short essays highlighting the key papers that made the biggest contribution to their … Continue reading

Winnipeg author publishes ultimate dementia caregiver survival guide

A new book on dementia gives voice to an underrepresented caregiver group – women caring for their husbands. Since two out of every three people with Alzheimer’s disease are women, the majority of dementia caregivers in married couples are men. Winnipeg clinician and older-adult specialist, Angela Gentile gives a voice and extends a lifeline to an underrepresented caregiver … Continue reading

Changes for staff logging into HSL Library computers starting Nov. 5

Due to an upcoming computer platform switch there have been changes to how UM staff login into HSL Library computers. Starting November 5, 2015 and ending late December, you will now need to add -INS to your user id when logging into library computers. For example, JonesF will now be JonesF-INS If you have questions, don’t … Continue reading