Nurses Play Vital Role in Surgical History

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The Surgical Amphitheater, patterned after the earlier model of Anatomists, came into being in the 17th century and served the purpose of teaching the anatomy of operation to surgeons, but without hospital connections. Preparation for the surgical event was carried out by the valuable services rendered by trained nursing staff. The UAMS College of Nursing […]


Welcome Incoming Students!

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The Library welcomes all new and returning students for a great year at UAMS. We are committed to your success as a student with knowledgeable staff, dedicated service, and the best print and electronic resources available.  Here are a few of the benefits the Library has to offer our students: 20 free Interlibrary loans that […]


Professional Position Open


The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Library invites applications for a newly created Clinical Services Librarian position. This faculty position requires a confident, flexible, and outgoing librarian who has significant experience in the clinical setting which includes working with health professionals, residents, and students. Though based within the Library, the Clinical Services Librarian […]


Online Bookstore Now Open


UAMS has partnered with Akademos to develop a virtual bookstore for UAMS faculty, staff, students, and alumni.  In addition to textbooks, the new site also offers diagnostic kits, popular books, and other items.  UAMS-related merchandise will be available this summer. For more information or to access the online bookstore go to