Monthly Archives: December 2013

Navigating the new Himmelfarb Website

The new Himmelfarb Library website will launch on January 2, 2014.  For help navigating the new Himmelfarb website, please view this slideshow presentation. Don’t forget to bookmark our new URL at!

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NetAnatomy – Online!

NetAnatomy is online and accessible again.  The company that hosts this resource experienced major power outages Sunday night and Monday morning which affected access.  These issues have been resolved and NetAnatomy is available once again.

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What is the role of spirituality in health sciences education?

GW faculty Christina Puchalski, Benjamin Blatt, Mikhail Kogan, and Amy Butler wrote an article that appears in the latest issue of Academic Medicine examining this issue.  In this article, the authors describe the history of spirituality and health: Spirituality has … Continue reading

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JAMA Access Restored

JAMA and the JAMA specialty journals (e.g. JAMA Dermatology, JAMA Internal Medicine, etc.) are now back online. Please contact the library if you continue to experience access problems with these titles.

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GW1X Service – Update

Update: GW1X wireless is restored with reduced capacity.  The Division of Information Technology (IT) is working to restore full capacity as quickly as possible. A service outage is currently affecting GW1X wireless services. Users are currently unable to connect or … Continue reading

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Power & Fire Alarm Testing (Updated 12/6)

On Saturday December 7 from 6 am to 10 am,  fire alarm, power, and elevator testing will occur in Ross Hall and Himmelfarb Library.    The normal power and emergency power will be tested to make sure all services are … Continue reading

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