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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 […]

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.  

18 E-Books New to Scott Library in March

Wednesday, April 1st, 2015

Scott Library added these 18 e-books in March to the growing collection: Adult chest surgery (2nd ed.) American Psychiatric Publishing textbook of geriatric psychiatry (5th ed.) Berek and Hacker’s gynecologic oncology (6th ed.) Cellular and molecular neurophysiology (4th ed.) Color atlas and synopsis of vascular diseases Core curriculum for neonatal intensive care nursing (5th ed.) CURRENT […]

Show Us Some Love: Video Contest

Friday, March 27th, 2015

Scott Library is sponsoring a Love Your Library video contest to celebrate National Library Week 2015 (April 12th – 19th). Between April 1st and April 24th we’ll accept video submissions (of 2 minutes or less) telling/showing us what you love most about the Library. This contest is open to all Jeffersonians (with the exception of […]

Preview OvidSP’s New Book Reader

Wednesday, March 18th, 2015

OvidSP launched a refreshed reading experience for e-books. Give it a try and let them know what you think.

Showdown: A New Self-Assessment Game from AccessMedicine

Wednesday, March 11th, 2015

AccessMedicine added a new self-assessment game, “Showdown.” From their newsletter: Challenge colleagues on their medical knowledge, quiz-bowl style! You and your opponent will battle through two rounds of questions, each with five categories ranging from 100 to 400 points, plus a final question worth 500 points. Like other turn-based games, you can play live or […]

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 […]

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 […]

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