Welcome to the Lister Hill Library liaison page for the School of Public Health. As your liaison I am here to make sure that you are getting the help you need with library resources, databases, searches, and training and instruction. Feel free to call me, stop by, email me, or even send an instant message to me using the box to the right. I look forward to working with you! (Please note: Brooke Becker is the Mervyn Sterne Library liaison to the School of Public Health. She can help you especially with ICPSR, the social science data sets database, as well as other social sciences resources.)
Some of the things your library liaison can do for you:
I look forward to meeting you and working with you (whether that meeting is in-person or only online)!
Lister Hill Librarian office hours (see below for schedule) are suspended for summer term. Kay will be back in Ryals 1st floor lounge for office hours once Fall Semester 2015 begins. In the meantime, contact Kay directly for help with all your questions about UAB Libraries' resources, services, or help with literature reviewing or other library research! You may schedule in-person consultations at your convenience. Enjoy your summer!
Revised Office Hours:
Monday, 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Wednesday, 12 noon to 1 p.m.
Kay Hogan Smith, UAB Lister Hill Library Liaison to School of Public Health
Science Direct Collection of Online Journals and E-Books Added!
UAB Libraries are pleased to announce the addition of Elsevier's Science Direct Journal and E-Book Collection! This adds over 1800 new online titles to our collection for UAB users, a significant portion of which are relevant to public health. You can access the entire collection by navigating the alphabetical database list under "S" or via UAB Article Linker for specific articles indexed in other databases such as PubMed or PsycINFO. For more information, contact Kay or use the Ask a Librarian interface.
Try BrowZine to Read Journal Articles on Your Tablet or Phone!
Another new tool available to you through UAB Libraries is BrowZine, allowing easy access to online journals subscribed to on your behalf on your smartphone or tablet! With BrowZine, you can:
Download BrowZine for free for your phone or tablet at http://thirdiron.com/download/, select University of Alabama-Birmingham, and use your Blazer ID and password when prompted. Read more about using this new tool on our TechLister blog!
Construction Update - Lister Hill Library
Plans to renovate the first floor have been revisited, as student focus groups provide additional input into needs and expectations of the Library. Construction has been delayed, but once we've gathered and synthesized all the input from students, faculty and others, revised plans will be implemented. Yes, that definitely includes new carpet, regardless! Stay tuned....
What's New at Lister Hill Library?