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***NOTICE*** Temporary relocation of library staff and reduced circulation desk hours
Due to construction, the HSL staff will be temporary relocated in Pavillion B, 5th floor
For Interlibrary loans, purchasing, instruction, patient information, reference, and archives please go to room B538: Dave Farley-Chevrier x2391, Jacynthe Touchette x5929, Linda Lei x3277
For the Chief Medical Librarian, please go to room B540 (Francesca Frati, x2438)
The circulation desk will be open on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
The circulation desk will be closed on Thursday and Friday. 
No borrowing of books is available when the circulation desk is closed.
If you need the public computer password, please call extension x5929.
Thank you for your understanding,
Library Staff
It's the International Breastfeeding Week! (October 1 to 7)
From October 1 to 7, it's the International Breastfeeding Week. The CIUSSS West-Central of Montreal, from which the Jewish General Hospital is part of, is holding many activities to celebrate and promote breastfeeding. Click here to see the schedule.
October: Natural Medicines - What's new?
The JGH Libraries subscribes to Natural Medicines, a database of evidence-based information on dietary supplements, natural medicines, and complementary, alternative and integrative therapies. If you want to see the latest research on what works and what doesn't in what case, have a look at their October newsletter here.

Among others, the topics covered include fenugrec extract to reduce menopause symptoms, fish oil to potentially slow colorectal cancer and the rise of sales of herbal supplements. [more]