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Archive for July, 2007

UpToDate Upgrades Search Engine

Monday, July 23rd, 2007

UpToDate’s new search engine allows you to enter multiple terms simultaneously, making searches faster and more accurate. You may also search using phrases or questions. The more specific the search, the more accurate the resulting topic matches. For example, for information on treating hypertension in pregnancy, specifying “treatment of hypertension in pregnancy” will yield the […]

New Journal Subscriptions

Thursday, July 12th, 2007

Now available in Journals@Ovid (and on JEFFLINE’s e-journals list) Current Opinion in Supportive and Palliative Care Disaster Medicine & Public Health Preparedness Journal of Addiction Medicine Journal of Neurologic Physical Therapy They join the thousands of other titles available on JEFFLINE’s e-journals list, and are available both on and off-campus. Off-campus access will require your […]

Free Cell Subscriptions for Jeffersonians

Tuesday, July 10th, 2007

Would you like to receive a free subscription to Cell? Thanks to Scott Memorial Library’s subscription to Cell Online, any TJU student, faculty or staff member is now entitled to receive a free print subscription normally a $179 value. To sign up for the offer, go to  Please note that these subscriptions are for personal […]

Science Classic, 1880 – 1996 Online

Monday, July 9th, 2007

1880:  The inaugural issue of Science Magazine included observations on the practicality of electricity as a source of power, a suggestion that science teachers take advantage of summer break to do a little brain dissection, and an account of the progress of the U.S. Naval Observatory. For over 125 years, Science – “the weekly journal […]

PsychiatryOnline Adds Texts and Services

Friday, July 6th, 2007

PsychiatryOnline has beefed up its e-collections with: New or Updated Texts Manual of Clinical Psychopharmacology, 6th Edition, by Alan F. Schatzberg, MD, Jonathan O. Cole, MD, and Charles DeBattista, DMH, MD. Clearly written in a collegial, narrative style for easy reading and comprehension, this manual offers unique clinical perspectives and practical advice on applying psychotropic […]

Nature Launches Free Pre-Print Service for the Sciences

Friday, July 6th, 2007

Nature Publishing Group (NPG) now offers Nature Precedings (, a free document sharing service for the sciences. Nature Precedings is a place for researchers to share pre-publication research, unpublished manuscripts, presentations, posters, white papers, technical papers, supplementary findings, and other scientific documents. Submissions are screened by NPG’s professional curation team for relevance and quality, but […]

PubMed and Web Browser Compatibility

Tuesday, July 3rd, 2007

Recent upgrades for PubMed and the other NCBI databases have introduced some great new features, but may also require you to update your Web browser. Jeff-IT’s supported browser is currently Internet Explorer version 6 (IE 6.0) on Windows computers, so most campus computers will be capable of using PubMed.  But if you have downloaded a […]

RefWorks Adds Dozens of New Output Styles

Monday, July 2nd, 2007

Now you can use RefWorks to automatically format your articles for submission to dozens more journals. RefWorks is also keeping up with style changes at several journals. A short list of relevant titles includes: Analytica Chimica Acta British Journal of Surgery Clinical Neurophysiology Elsevier Styles 1 – 6 European Food Research and Technology Gene International […]