A Healthy Living Collection is now available at Himmelfarb Library.
Himmelfarb’s newest collection of books is located on the first floor near the main sitting area and includes books on:
- Cooking and nutrition: The 5-Ingredient College Cookbook, Savor: Mindful Eating, Mindful Life, etc.
- Stress reduction: The Relaxation Response, Why Zebras Don’t Get Ulcers, etc.
- Home organization: The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up, The Little Book of Hygge, etc.
- Alternative medicine (Integrative Medicine, Manifesto for a New Medicine, etc.)
You can find a complete information on these books via the Library Catalog
, as well as on Himmelfarb’s Wellness page
which also provides information about wellness apps
for physical activity and mindful movement, medication, healthy eating, financial literacy and debt management, and biofeedback.
A new article by Himmelfarb Librarians Tom Harrod and Alexandra Gomes describes how they developed FOSCE sessions for medical students as part of the revised medical school curriculum.
The article was just published in Medical Reference Services Quarterly and describes the evolution of this project – from it’s basis in instruction in the old curriculum through the process of developing and implementing the instruction.
Read the full article:
Stressed out? Exams coming up?
Stop by the Buff & Blue Relaxation Zone at Himmelfarb Library next week to de-stress via (de-)stress balls, coloring handouts/crayons, silly putty, and nutritious snacks. This event is sponsored by the GW Colonial Health Center.
Event: Buff & Blue Relaxation Zone
Date: Thursday, May 4, 2017
Sponsored by: GW Colonial Health Center
Need datasets? Scopus now provides dataset links in its articles. By opening the Scopus Document details page, you can find links to relevant datasets to the right of the article information under a sidebar called “Related Research Data” when available on the external data repository.
More data sources can be found by searching our Research Guides!
Have library fines? Participate in our Food for Fines Drive!
Until May 12th, for every non-perishable item you bring to the Circulation Desk, you can clear a dollar off your fines! All items will be donated to Bread for the City, a non-profit that provides food for the homeless in Washington, D.C.
Clear out your pantry, settle up your fines, and help people in need!