Both the Isché and Dental Libraries will close at 8 pm on Thursday, March 28th and remain closed through Sunday, March 31st. Both Libraries will re-open at 8 am on Monday morning.
LSUHSC-NO Libraries News
Both Libraries are closed today in celebration of carnival day! We will re-open at 8 am on Wednesday, February 13th.
During the week of Mardi Gras, the Dental Library will have abbreviated hours:
Sunday 2/10 Closed
Monday 2/11 8 am – 5 pm
Tuesday 2/12 Closed (Enjoy the parades!)
Wednesday – Friday 2/13-2/15 8 am-5 pm.
Our regular hours will resume on Sunday 2/17
Happy Mardi Gras!
Both the Isché and Dental Libraries will be closed on Monday, January 21st in observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr holiday. Both Libraries will be open regular hours on Sunday, January 20th (Dental 11:30-8 andIsché 1:30-10) and will reopen at 8 am on Tuesday, January 22nd.
The LSU School of Dentistry is currently screening for patients willing to participate in clinical board exams for graduating seniors. The dental screenings are free and IF CHOSEN to be a patient for the board exams there will be $50 in compensation. They are looking for people with good overall oral hygiene who may need a small cavity filled or just a general cleaning. In short, if you have a common type of dental needs, nothing fancy or overly involved, feel free to attend one of the screening sessions
For more information, please consult the flyer.
The Libraries have re-opened for service in 2013. Welcome to the new year!
Both Libraries will re-open on Wednesday, January 2nd at 8 am.
The LSUHSC HOP Clinic was featured as a case study in the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Progress Report 2012(pgs 32-40). The Report is issued by the US Department of Health and Human Services – Health Resources and Services Administration – HIV/AIDS Programs. The many services offered by the Clinic and several faculty members are highlighted.
The Libraries (both Dental & Isché) will close early on Wednesday, November 21st. Dental will close at 5 pm and Isché will close at 6 pm. The Libraries will remain closed Thursday, November 22nd throught Saturday, November 24th. Both will re-0pen on Sunday, November 25th at their normal times, Dental at 11:30 am and Isché at 1:30 pm.
The mummy, named the Redpath Ptolemaic Theban Male, underwent CT scans and it was discovered he had a large amount of cavities. At least one of these cavities caused a sinus infection which probably led to his untimely demise.
The CT also revealed that the man received treatment for his dental woes which would have caused him extreme pain. There were pieces of linen, most likely soaked with cedar oil, inside one of his cavities.
You can read about this story on LiveScience or take a look at the abstract for the paper from ScienceDirect. Unfortunately, LSUHSC-NO doesn’t have full text access to this journal, but you can request it from a library using ILLiad, our interlibrary loan service.
The Isché Library will be open limited hours (9 am – 5 pm) on Friday, August 31st and Saturday, September 1st and from 11:30 am to 8 pm on Sunday, September 2nd in the aftermath of Hurricane Isaac. The Library will be closed Monday, September 3rd in observance of Labor Day.
The Dental Library remains closed until Tuesday, September 4th at 8 am.
The Isché and Dental Libraries will be closed on Wednesday, July 4th in honor of Indepence Day. Additionally the Isché Library will close at 8 pm on Tuesday, July 3rd instead of 10 pm. The Dental Library will be open until 8 pm as usual on Tuesday.
Both Libraries will re-open on Thursday, July 5th at 8 am.
Our kudos and congratulations go out to our dental librarian Julie Schiavo, who recently completed a Certificate of Advanced Study in Health Sciences Librarianship from the University of Pittsburgh.
The Libraries are closed today in observance of Memorial Day. Both will reopen on Tuesday, May 29th at 8 am.