Author Archives: Elizabeth Bowman
“Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as HeLa. She was a poor Southern tobacco farmer who worked the same land as her slave ancestors, yet her cells—taken without her knowledge—became one of the most important tools in medicine.”
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Working in the middle of the night but still needing a good source? The Luria Library offers access to over 22,000 eBooks — full books, available to you with just … read more
It might seem odd that a library would discard books. It seems like the opposite of what a library would do, since we are trying to provide you with resources rather than take … read more
Do you ever find yourself looking for a fast answer to a question in your homework or research and you remember the teacher has said “DON’T use Wikipedia!“? Not a … read more
Try searching for information in AltHealthWatch, one of the databases provided to you by the library. It focuses on the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care … read more
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Celebrating the Freedom to Read
Visit the Library and look at the Drawings from Darfur exhibit highlighting children’s account of what they have witnessed in Darfuri Refugee Camps.