“We were really overwhelmed by the attendance and positive response from the families who came out for our event,” said Beth Ketterman, interim director of Laupus Library. “The kids all seemed really excited by the interactive stations and the chance to talk with our experts about the plants they were viewing and handling.”
The Laupus Library History Collections presents a new exhibit, “Nature’s Remedies: Traditions of Botanical Medicine,” currently on display in the Evelyn Fike Laupus Gallery on the 4th Floor of Laupus Library.
East Carolina University’s 2017-2018 Interdisciplinary Research Awards (IRA) recipients include a collaboration between Joyner and Laupus libraries and the College of Allied Health Sciences. The project, “Transitioning to Open Science in Research Labs: a partnership between librarians and research faculty,” will explore open science tools for faculty and students to use in the lab, with the ultimate goal of developing an institutional infrastructure to facilitate open science now and in the future at ECU.
Our MHIG presentations cover a wide variety of topics related to medical history.
We are proud to recognize our many published health sciences authors. Registration for the 2017 awards is now open.
On display in the 4th Floor gallery, the exhibit explores the history of using herbs and other plants as remedies and preventatives.
History of Medicine materials dating from the sixteenth century into the twenty-first century are a part of this growing digital collection.
Laupus Library presents The Country Doctor Museum, the oldest museum in the United States dedicated to the history of America's rural health care located in Bailey, NC.
Please join us as we celebrate The Country Doctor Museum's 50th Anniversary on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at History Alive! We will offer free museum tours, hands-on activities, music, and much more for a fun-filled day in Bailey. Please contact the museum for additional information.
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Laupus 4503- Fourth Floor Gallery
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM