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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 […]

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 […]

Noise Alert – Journal Removal in Scott Library

Friday, March 20th, 2015

Beginning Saturday, March 21st, a team of workers will begin to remove portions of the bound journal collection on the third floor. The materials being removed are available electronically and by clearing out the very rarely used print journals we will make room for additional seating. The workers will begin on the east side 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 […]

Resume on the Run: March 16th and 18th

Tuesday, March 10th, 2015

Swing by Orlowitz Lobby and Scott Library to have your résumé quickly reviewed by a career counselor: Monday, March 16, 5:30-7:30pm,  Orlowitz Lobby (on-campus residents only) Wednesday, March 18, 5:30-7:30pm,  Scott Library, 2nd Floor (IT Desk) Bring a hard copy of your résumé! This event is brought to you by the Career Development Center and […]