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14 E-Books New to Scott Library in April

Friday, May 1st, 2015

Scott Library added these 14 e-books in April to the growing collection: Clinical genomics: a guide to clinical next generation sequencing Clinical neurophysiology board review Q&A Emergency care and the public’s health Fishman’s pulmonary diseases and disorders (5th ed.) Harrison’s principles of internal medicine (19th ed.) IMRT, IGRT, SBRT: advances in the treatment planning and delivery […]

Download Statistics: A New Service for NIHMS Authors

Friday, May 1st, 2015

If you’ve deposited articles in the NIH Manuscript Submission System (NIHMS) to comply with the NIH Public Access policy, you can now see how often they were downloaded from PMC. Read more about the new feature on the NCBI Insights blog and contact us at Scott Library with any questions about NIH Public Access Policy […]

Conference Poster Season

Thursday, April 30th, 2015

The Jefferson Digital Commons (JDC) has nearly 500 archived conference posters. Don’t let your conference posters collect dust and sit in hallways where only your colleagues view them on a daily basis. Send them to the JDC to reach a global audience.

Mobile-Friendly Redesign for MedlinePlus.gov

Wednesday, April 29th, 2015

Next time you’re suggesting a reliable, authoritative starting point for consumer health information, consider the National Library of Medicine’s MedlinePlus.gov and MedlinePlus en español. They launched a redesigned site that’s responsive for devices of any size—desktop, tablet or mobile. Read more about the new features and take a video tour.

My Research Dashboard: A New Service for Elsevier Authors

Monday, April 27th, 2015

If you’ve written articles published in Elsevier journals you may be familiar with their CiteAlert and Article Usage Alerts. Over the next year, they’ll be rolling out My Research Dashboard, which integrates those features plus additional data from Scopus, ScienceDirect and Mendeley to provide a more visual way to understand how your work is being […]

Look for Inside Out: New Issue Just Released

Thursday, April 23rd, 2015

The editors of Jefferson’s Literary Arts Journal, Inside Out, have released their latest issue. Readers can pick up free copies of the journal at various campus locations, including Scott Memorial Library, or access it online. Inside Out features noteworthy essays, short stories, poems, artwork, and photography by students from across the Jefferson campus. “The creativity […]

Latest School of Population Health Capstones in the JDC

Thursday, April 23rd, 2015

The latest round of capstone presentations by students in the TJU School of Population Health have been loaded in the Jefferson Digital Commons. The 2015 submissions include: Ser Mamá Inmigrante: Mexican Mothers Perceptions of Parenting in a New Culture (Billingham) Policy Review and Analysis of Chaperoning Intimate Medical Examinations Legal Mandates (Kay) Primary Care Leaders’ […]

The Molecular Biology of Precision Medicine: Register by 4/24

Tuesday, April 21st, 2015

The Computational Medicine Center, The Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center, The Wills Eye Hospital, and The Jefferson Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences present The Molecular Biology of Precision Medicine: Gender, Population and Race on: Wednesday, April 29, 2015, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm in Solis-Cohen Auditorium – Jefferson Alumni Hall. This one-day event is open to […]

Chat Hours Extended

Tuesday, April 21st, 2015

The library’s chat service has extended its hours. Now you can ask questions through the chat widget Monday – Friday, 9:00 am – 8:00 pm. Click Get Help to get started.

UPDATE: Noise Alert – Journal Removal in Scott Library

Monday, April 20th, 2015

For the past month workers have been removing portions of the bound journal collection on the third floor to make room for additional seating. (The materials being removed are available electronically.) Unfortunately, pulling the material from the shelves and placing it into rolling dumpsters (for recycling) can create a fair amount of noise and the […]

PolicyMap Now Available from Scott Library

Thursday, April 16th, 2015

All Jeffersonians can now access PolicyMap from on- or off-campus. Power users may request personal accounts, which will keep their work with the product private; please contact Diana Ryan directly if you are interested. From the brochure: PolicyMap is an online data and mapping tool that enables government, commercial, non-profit and academic institutions to access […]

Therapy Dogs at Scott Library on 4/30

Thursday, April 16th, 2015

The therapy dogs will be back at Scott Library to help you de-stress on Thursday, April 30th from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm in Room 200A. Drop in for some canine comfort! You’ll be surprised how much better you feel after a hug or a puppy kiss. Benefits of pet therapy: lowers blood pressure releases […]

Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM), a campaign lead by the National Sexual Violence Resource Center (NSVRC): “The goal of SAAM 2015 is to support campuses in creating a culture of prevention and effective, trauma-informed response. Everyone has a role to play in creating safer campuses. It’s time to act to create learning environments […]

Jefferson Book Club Selection for April: Life After Life

Friday, April 10th, 2015

Join your colleagues for a discussion of Life After Life on Thursday, April 30th from 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm in room 200A, Scott. All students, faculty and staff welcome. Lunch will be provided. Copies of the book are available for sale at the Jefferson Book Store and starting next Wednesday for loan at Scott […]

JDC Quarterly Report for January-March 2015 Now Available

Wednesday, April 1st, 2015

The Jefferson Digital Commons quarterly report for January-March 2015 is now available. Outline of the report: 10 year birthday for the JDC Parenting for Emotional Growth content from Henri Parens, MD Jefferson Faculty Books Women at Jefferson: New Oral Histories Assorted asset highlights What people are saying about the JDC Read the full report.