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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.

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.

Workshop: Introducing iCE (Interactive Curricula Experience) for Fall 2015 Courses

Tuesday, March 17th, 2015

The Center for Teaching & Learning presents iCE: interactive Curricula Experience Platform & App. A web-based platform and iPad app, iCE delivers faculty-generated content directly to students’ iPads, laptops, or desktops for a connected learning experience. Faculty wishing to learn more, or to adopt, this interactive technology for storing, sharing and organizing instructional content must […]

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.