Coming Soon – Library Reflection Room Renovations

June 8, 2018

While a room for reflection, meditation, or prayer has previously been under consideration for library space, a recent request from students has finally brought the idea into reality. The room, on the 4th floor (4N) of the Library, is now open for use.  There are no reservations required and the room can be used by […]

Image of Research Photography Competition

May 4, 2018

  Briscoe Library has launched a new photography competition called Image of Research. This competition is an opportunity for UT Health San Antonio students, residents, and fellows from all six schools to capture, share, and present the essence of their research in a single visual image. The competition and its accompanying exhibition showcase students’ creative […]

Get Some Exercise at the Library!

April 9, 2018

Did you know that you can exercise and study at the same time? Well, now you can, and you will have a great view of our beautiful campus! Come to the 5th floor of the Briscoe Library to check out the new equipment. There are 3 exercise bikes with attached desk-tops that can be used night […]

We Have a Winner!: The 2018 History of the Health Sciences Essay Award

April 9, 2018

On March 29, the winner of the Danny Jones History of the Health Sciences Essay Award, Farhan Ahmad, was presented with a check by Senior Director of Libraries Owen Ellard. Farhan won the 2018 competition with his essay, Knee History: From Early Developments to the Total Knee Replacement. The annual $500 award is sponsored by […]

Exercise Desks Coming to the Library!

March 6, 2018

Due to the requests of students, the library will be installing one treadmill desk and three bike desks (two designs) on the 5th floor this month. Usage will be monitored to determine the most popular options for possible future expansion.      

New Staff at the Laredo Regional Campus Library

December 4, 2017

  We are pleased to announce that the UT Health Science Center Laredo Regional Campus Library has a new staff member, Elizabeth Ramirez, who will hold the position of Library Assistant. The Laredo Regional Campus, in partnership with the Laredo Community College and Texas A&M International University (TAMIU), has been offering programs in the Laredo […]

Register for the Annual Friends of the P.I. Nixon Dinner

October 9, 2017

Registration is now open for the 47th Annual Friends of the P.I. Nixon Library Dinner!   Details: Wednesday, November 1, 2017 Cash bar 6:30 p.m. | Dinner 7:00 p.m. Appetizer, entrée, dessert, coffee or tea Old San Francisco Steak House | 10223 Sahara Street Located north of Loop 410. From San Pedro, turn right onto Sahara Street. Cost: […]

UT Health Libraries Annual Report 2016

April 27, 2017

Click here or the image above to access the UT Health San Antonio Libraries Annual Report 2016

Vote Held for Naming of New Space in the Library

February 3, 2017

A newly developed space in the Library seeks a new name! The space, now filled with new furniture and technology, has been made possible thanks to student funds. In earlier communications, the space had been referred to as the Technology Sandbox, however, the Library would like to open up the choice to students and anyone else who […]

Construction Begins on 4th Floor of Briscoe Library

July 1, 2015

The former Drug Information Services office on the south side of the Briscoe Library’s 4th floor is undergoing remodeling. The space is being prepared as a suite of offices for several staff from the Office of Academic, Faculty, and Student Affairs who are responsible for institutional accreditation and effectiveness. The work will last about six […]