“Laupus Library has a tremendous impact on the success of the students and faculty across the entire Division of Health Sciences. Our librarians, resources, and services are enhanced by the Friends, whose support ensures that we provide an excellent experience to everyone we serve.”
–Beth Ketterman, director, Laupus Library
Laupus Library supports our growing Division of Health Sciences’ faculty, staff, and students. Some of the best of what Laupus offers includes:
- History Collections Exhibits
- Systematic Review Services
- Access to Technology
- Pet Therapy and Exam Breaks
- Art as Avocation series
- Medical History Interest Group Lecture series
- Promoting Scholarship
- Listening to our Patrons
Systematic Review Service
Many of our liaison librarians are trained in providing the highest quality in research support to faculty in all our colleges and schools.
Laupus schedules therapy animals and provides coffee, pizza, and other snacks to help keep spirits and concentration levels high.
Medical History Interest Group lecture series.
We produce four lectures each semester focusing on the history of the health sciences, primarily presented by health sciences faculty.
User feedback is especially important to Laupus. Based on the responses we receive special purchases have been made to better serve our customers. These purchases include:
- specialty lighting for study carrels
- new anatomical models
- Brody WorkLounge study units
- customized study tables and seating
- outdoor furniture on the terrace balcony
“Laupus library is an amazing space where I can study, eat, and meet with my cohort members, all while being able to enjoy the amazing views from the library. Not many libraries let you do all of that!”
–Lauren Selingo, senior master's of Occupational Therapy