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20 E-Books New to Scott Library in February

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015

Scott Library added these 20 e-books in February to the growing collection: Anatomy coloring book for the health professions Basic & clinical pharmacology (13th) Bone cancer: primary bone cancers and bone metastases (2nd ed.) Clinical cases in anesthesia (4th ed.) Clinicians pocket drug reference 2015 CURRENT diagnosis & treatment: physical medicine & rehabilitation Degowin’s diagnostic examination […]

Cochrane Library Website Gets a New Look

Thursday, February 26th, 2015

The Cochrane Library updated its website. Among the enhancements: Mobile optimization Improved browsing by topic or by Review Group Anywhere Systematic Reviews, a new article layout option for a better reading experience Details about all the updates are in their full change guide. The advanced search features remain unchanged.

JAMA Oncology: New Journal from the JAMA Network

Monday, February 23rd, 2015

JAMA Oncology is a peer-reviewed journal dedicated to all aspects of medical, radiation, and surgical oncology and its subspecialties. The journal is committed to publishing influential original research, opinions, and reviews that advance the science of oncology and improve the clinical care of patients with cancer.  Access JAMA Oncology from the SML web site. .

Women at Jeff: New Oral Histories Posted to the JDC

Friday, February 20th, 2015

The Archives and Special Collections is posting oral history interviews with some of the first women to attend Jefferson. The interviews explore how each woman became interested in the sciences or medicine, their time at Jefferson Medical College, and where their careers took them after graduate school. Each oral history includes an audio file and […]

JoVE Mobile Now Available

Thursday, February 19th, 2015

The Journal of Visualized Experiments (JoVE), the world’s first peer-reviewed scientific video journal, has just released two mobile apps (iOS and Android) and a newly optimized version of the website to deliver seamless access to content from any mobile device. These apps are free to Jeffersonians as part of Scott Library’s subscription to JoVE (Biology and Neuroscience […]

Food Donation Program, February 16th to February 26th

Friday, February 13th, 2015

Take Time To SHARE Once again Jefferson is teaming up with Philadelphia Self-Help and Resource Exchange (SHARE) to provide healthy meals for city residents who rely on food pantries. Drop off healthy non-perishable foods (see suggestions) from February 16th to February 26th. Drop Off Locations: Alumni Hall Scott Library JHN Lobby 925 Chestnut Lobby Gibbon […]

Jefferson Faculty Books in the JDC

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015

The Jefferson Digital Commons has a new series: Jefferson Faculty Books, a collection of recent works published by Thomas Jefferson University faculty. This list will be updated as Jefferson authors continue to publish new titles. Each record includes a link to Amazon for those interested in purchase, as well as a WorldCat link to help […]

Help Us Evaluate Group Seating Option for Scott

Thursday, February 5th, 2015

The Library is testing a new seating option for quiet group study. A sample enclosed seating pod is now on the 3rd floor (near the West stairwell). Stop by, give it a try, and share your feedback.

Natural Standard is Now Natural Medicines

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015

Natural Standard merged with the Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database to launch the new and improved Natural Medicines database. In addition to the rigorous evidence-based monographs for over 1200 Food, Herb, and Supplements that you know from Natural Standard, they’ll be rolling out new features and enhancing existing features: Continuing Education, patient handouts, health & wellness […]

New CWIC-PH Posters in JDC

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015

Twenty four new College within the College posters have been added to the Jefferson Digital Commons. College within the College (CwiC) is a four year academic area of concentration designed to enrich the Jefferson Medical College curriculum for those students who seek additional training in Population Health. This program aims to step beyond the individual-level […]

26 E-Books New to Scott Library in January

Monday, February 2nd, 2015

Scott Library added these 26 e-books in January to the growing collection: Autoimmune diseases (5th ed.) Bailey’s research for the health professional (3rd ed.) Capstone pharmacy review Clinical guide to antineoplastic therapy: a chemotherapy handbook (3rd ed.) Clinical manual for the oncology advanced practice nurse (3rd ed.) Clinical neuroendocrinology

CTL Announces Faculty Book Club

Wednesday, January 28th, 2015

The Center for Teaching & Learning announces its first book selection for a new faculty book group to encourage conversation about teaching and learning at Thomas Jefferson University: Bowen, J.A. (2012). Teaching Naked: How Moving Technology Out of Your College Classroom Will Improve Student Learning. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass. “You’ve heard about “flipping your classroom”—now find […]

JDC Celebrates 10 years!

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015

Do you remember what you were doing on January 13, 2005? Probably not, but on that date the Scott Memorial Library activated their institutional repository, the Jefferson Digital Commons. Yes, it has been a decade since the JDC hit the internet. Growth has been steady Total published submissions: 9,458 Total downloads: 2,080,039 Total number of […]

Mindfulness in the Workplace: Integrative Medicine Grand Rounds, February 3rd

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015

The next Integrative Medicine Grand Rounds will be on Tuesday, February 3rd  from 8:00 – 9:00 am in the 2nd Floor Board Room of 925 Chestnut Street. Diane Reibel, Ph.D. will be presenting on the topic “Mindfulness in the Workplace: Current Research.” Dr. Reibel is Clinical Associate Professor in the Department of Emergency Medicine, Sidney […]

Jefferson Book Club Selection for March: Orphan Train

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015

Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline, the 2015 One Book, One Philadelphia selection, is the March 2015 selection for the Jefferson Book Club. The goal of One Book, One Philadelphia is to promote reading, literacy, and libraries, and to encourage the entire greater Philadelphia area to come together through reading and discussing a single book. […]