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Archive for January, 2007

MD Consult Access Improves, Login No Longer Required

Tuesday, January 30th, 2007

MD Consult now allows direct access without Campus Key login for Jeffersonians who are on campus. Other enhancements include: A new image database PDFs of full text (not just HTML versions) A “check JEFFLINE” link to full text of thousands of our e-journal subscriptions Optional personal accounts to customize advanced features like patient handouts, saved […]

Scopus Expanding Content With Backfiles

Monday, January 29th, 2007

Abstracting and indexing database Scopus, part of STM publisher Elsevier, Netherlands, recently announced that it has reached agreement with several publishers and societies to deepen researchers’ access to historical content. Springer, Nature Publishing Group, the American Physical Society, and the American Institute of Physics are participating. Scopus will significantly increase the number of abstracts dating […]

New England Journal of Medicine Subscription Upgraded

Thursday, January 11th, 2007

JEFFLINE now provides access to the New England Journal of Medicine directly from the publisher, instead of through Journals@Ovid. This version provides unrestricted access, earlier availability of new issues, audio summaries of articles and podcasts, video and image-based special materials, physician job listings and the NEJM Career Center, a mobile-friendly searchable version, and RSS feeds […]

UK PubMed Central Launched for Free Access to Biomedical Research

Thursday, January 11th, 2007

The UK PubMed Central (UKPMC), a new online resource to promote free access to research and further biomedical discovery, has gone live and is now freely available. Based on a model currently used in the US, UKPMC will provide free access to an online digital archive of peer-reviewed research papers in the medical and life […]

BioMed Central Launches BMC Systems Biology, a New Open Access Journal

Wednesday, January 10th, 2007

From the press release: BioMed Central, a leading open access publisher, has launched BMC Systems Biology, the first open access journal focused solely on the entire emerging subject of systems biology. A peer-reviewed online journal, BMC Systems Biology has just published its first articles online at BMC Systems Biology publishes research articles describing systems-level […]

The Changing Library: What Clinicians Need to Know

Friday, January 5th, 2007

From a recent issue of the Mt. Sinai Journal of Medicine, Grand Rounds section: “Over the last two decades, changes in technology have allowed academic medical center libraries to bring the world of biomedical information to the physician’s computer desktop. Because digital libraries have grown so rapidly and in so many ways, some clinicians may […]

Emergency Medicine – Latest Addition to JEFFSelects

Tuesday, January 2nd, 2007

JEFFSelects, your online reference collection, has added a new section for the field of emergency medicine. For quick access to e-books, e-journals, drug references, images, funding opportunities and more, bookmark or choose JEFFSelects from the Scott Library menus on JEFFLINE.